The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Agile Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Business Analyst
UK
Rank 380 401 427
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 223 229 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.48% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 172 147
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £380 £386
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

Agile Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the UK.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the UK.

Agile Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Business Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 215 £425 - 56
London +20 118 £460 +2.22% 25
West Midlands +11 23 £450 +9.09%
Coventry +1 19 £450 +5.88%
Yorkshire +18 17 £415 +7.09% 5
North West +16 14 £380 -5.00% 1
South West +11 12 £378 +4.13% 5
East Midlands +9 11 £400 -20.00% 1
Manchester +14 9 £380 -1.93%
West Yorkshire +17 8 £375 -3.22% 4
South East -1 7 £413 +13.01% 17
City of London -4 7 £475 +15.15% 10
Leeds +16 6 £383 -1.29% 2
East of England +5 6 £400 -11.11% 2
Sheffield +2 6 £420 -6.66% 1
South Yorkshire +1 6 £420 +12.00% 1
Derbyshire - 6 £400 -
Croydon -5 4 £450 -
Midlands - 4 - -
Cheshire +17 3 £369 -16.90%
Scotland +10 3 £333 -16.87% 3
Somerset +8 3 £380 -5.00% 1
Essex +2 3 £410 +2.50%
Edinburgh -1 3 £333 -16.87% 2
Bristol -3 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Northamptonshire -14 3 £425 -15.00%
Tyne and Wear -30 3 £340 -9.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 3 £340 -9.33%
North East -34 3 £340 -17.07%
Bath - 3 £380 - 1

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Agile Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 523 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (53.92%) Scrum
3 243 (46.46%) User Stories
4 153 (29.25%) Business Analysis
5 121 (23.14%) Finance
6 106 (20.27%) User Experience
7 92 (17.59%) Kanban
8 85 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (12.24%) BDD
10 62 (11.85%) SDLC
11 60 (11.47%) E-Commerce
12 59 (11.28%) Project Management
13 58 (11.09%) Waterfall
14 54 (10.33%) JIRA
15 52 (9.94%) Web Services
16 51 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (7.65%) Retail
18 39 (7.46%) Open Source
19 38 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
19 38 (7.27%) Banking
20 36 (6.88%) UML
21 35 (6.69%) Use Case
21 35 (6.69%) Wireframes
22 29 (5.54%) XML
22 29 (5.54%) Change Management
23 27 (5.16%) Service Design
23 27 (5.16%) Confluence
24 26 (4.97%) Process Improvement
25 25 (4.78%) QA
26 23 (4.40%) Security Cleared

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (5.16%) Confluence
2 18 (3.44%) CMS
3 3 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.19%) Mule
Applications
1 15 (2.87%) MS Visio
2 14 (2.68%) MS Office
3 13 (2.49%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.38%) Magento
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.19%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.76%) SaaS
1 4 (0.76%) Trello
2 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.76%) Internet
2 2 (0.38%) Network Security
3 1 (0.19%) CTI
3 1 (0.19%) IMAP
3 1 (0.19%) LDAP
3 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.76%) Big Data
2 4 (0.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (10.33%) JIRA
2 7 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.19%) Xcode
6 1 (0.19%) YouTrack
General
1 121 (23.14%) Finance
2 40 (7.65%) Retail
3 38 (7.27%) Banking
4 23 (4.40%) Publishing
5 14 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.49%) Legal
7 12 (2.29%) Marketing
8 10 (1.91%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.91%) Front Office
9 6 (1.15%) Military
10 5 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.76%) Back Office
11 4 (0.76%) Electronics
11 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.76%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.57%) Advertising
12 3 (0.57%) Law
13 2 (0.38%) Automotive
13 2 (0.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.94%) Web Services
2 29 (5.54%) XML
3 15 (2.87%) Gherkin
4 9 (1.72%) CSS
4 9 (1.72%) HTML
5 6 (1.15%) RESTful
6 4 (0.76%) .NET
6 4 (0.76%) Velocity
7 2 (0.38%) JSON
7 2 (0.38%) Node.js
8 1 (0.19%) GWT
8 1 (0.19%) REST
8 1 (0.19%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.19%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 106 (20.27%) User Experience
2 51 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (2.87%) Fintech
3 15 (2.87%) Minimum Viable Product
4 11 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (2.10%) Virtual Team
5 10 (1.91%) Fixed Income
6 8 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.53%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.34%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.15%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.96%) Social Media
10 4 (0.76%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.76%) iPad
10 4 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.19%) Android
1 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (53.92%) Scrum
3 243 (46.46%) User Stories
4 153 (29.25%) Business Analysis
5 92 (17.59%) Kanban
6 85 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (12.24%) BDD
8 62 (11.85%) SDLC
9 60 (11.47%) E-Commerce
10 59 (11.28%) Project Management
11 58 (11.09%) Waterfall
12 39 (7.46%) Open Source
13 38 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (6.88%) UML
15 35 (6.69%) Use Case
15 35 (6.69%) Wireframes
16 29 (5.54%) Change Management
17 27 (5.16%) Service Design
18 26 (4.97%) Process Improvement
19 22 (4.21%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.82%) SQL
2 5 (0.96%) Java
3 4 (0.76%) C
3 4 (0.76%) PHP
4 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.19%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.19%) C#
5 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (4.40%) ISEB
1 23 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 20 (3.82%) SC Cleared
3 19 (3.63%) Degree
4 8 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.78%) QA
2 5 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.76%) MiFID
3 4 (0.76%) SEPA
4 2 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.38%) EMIR
5 1 (0.19%) COSHH
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (3.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.25%) Atlassian
3 11 (2.10%) Oracle
4 5 (0.96%) SAP
5 3 (0.57%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.57%) Remedy
5 3 (0.57%) Splunk
5 3 (0.57%) Tableau
6 2 (0.38%) Adobe
6 2 (0.38%) ATG
6 2 (0.38%) Google
6 2 (0.38%) hybris
6 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.38%) Workday
7 1 (0.19%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.19%) IBM
7 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.19%) Sage
7 1 (0.19%) Tealium
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