The first table below looks at the demand for the Agile Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 349 426 487
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +61
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 262 118 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 78 76
Average daily rate £380 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +27 238 £388 -3.72% 24
London +31 130 £400 -3.61% 11
South East -3 33 £410 +2.50% 3
City of London -3 29 £433 +1.76% 2
Berkshire +7 23 £420 -1.17%
West Yorkshire -5 20 £370 -1.33% 1
Yorkshire -6 20 £370 -1.33% 1
Leeds -8 16 £370 -1.33% 1
Wales -6 15 £375 - 1
South West -9 13 £371 +6.07% 1
North West -5 12 £388 - 1
East Midlands -1 10 £425 +13.33% 3
East of England -20 10 £380 +16.92% 3
West Wales - 10 £375 - 1
Scotland - 10 £325 - 1
Swansea - 10 £375 - 1
Edinburgh - 10 £325 -
Northampton -2 9 £425 +13.33%
Northamptonshire -5 9 £425 +13.33% 1
Manchester - 9 £388 -
Surrey -5 7 £375 +15.38% 2
Slough +14 6 £475 -
Reading +2 6 £438 +2.94%
Hampshire 0 6 £450 +12.50% 1
West Midlands -11 5 £363 +31.81% 1
Bristol - 5 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire -7 4 £400 +16.36%
Bedfordshire - 4 £380 - 1
Guildford 0 3 - -
Birmingham -7 3 - -

Agile Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Agile Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Business Analyst in their job title.

1 191 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (41.16%) Scrum
3 163 (39.47%) Business Analysis
4 109 (26.39%) E-Commerce
5 106 (25.67%) User Stories
6 83 (20.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 82 (19.85%) Finance
8 71 (17.19%) Use Case
9 68 (16.46%) UML
10 58 (14.04%) BDD
11 57 (13.80%) CRM
12 44 (10.65%) Retail
13 39 (9.44%) JIRA
14 38 (9.20%) Project Management
15 37 (8.96%) Waterfall
16 36 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
17 32 (7.75%) Publishing
18 31 (7.51%) TDD
19 30 (7.26%) ISEB
20 29 (7.02%) Degree
21 28 (6.78%) Content Management
22 26 (6.30%) QA
22 26 (6.30%) B2C
23 25 (6.05%) SQL
24 22 (5.33%) CMS
24 22 (5.33%) Kanban
25 21 (5.08%) Business Process Mapping
26 19 (4.60%) Systems Analysis
27 18 (4.36%) hybris
27 18 (4.36%) Workflow

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Agile Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (5.33%) CMS
2 8 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.45%) Drupal
4 3 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.48%) Documentum
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.91%) MS Visio
2 10 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.21%) MS Office
4 3 (0.73%) MS Project
5 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Magento
2 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.45%) Internet
2 4 (0.97%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.69%) EDRMS
2 6 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.48%) Big Data
4 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.24%) ProClarity
5 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (9.44%) JIRA
2 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.24%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
General
1 82 (19.85%) Finance
2 44 (10.65%) Retail
3 32 (7.75%) Publishing
4 16 (3.87%) Banking
4 16 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.66%) Legal
6 11 (2.66%) Marketing
7 10 (2.42%) Law
8 7 (1.69%) Games
9 6 (1.45%) Billing
9 6 (1.45%) Advertising
10 5 (1.21%) Front Office
10 5 (1.21%) Local Government
11 4 (0.97%) Back Office
12 3 (0.73%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
14 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.36%) .NET
2 9 (2.18%) J2EE
3 7 (1.69%) XML
4 6 (1.45%) Web Services
5 3 (0.73%) CSS
5 3 (0.73%) HTML
5 3 (0.73%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.48%) SOAP
7 1 (0.24%) Middleware
7 1 (0.24%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.24%) Velocity
7 1 (0.24%) REST
7 1 (0.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.15%) Open Source
2 10 (2.42%) Mobile App
3 8 (1.94%) Digital Media
3 8 (1.94%) iPad
4 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.45%) New Media
6 5 (1.21%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.97%) Derivative
7 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.73%) AS400
8 3 (0.73%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.73%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.73%) Video on Demand
8 3 (0.73%) Online Games
8 3 (0.73%) iSeries
9 2 (0.48%) Social Network
9 2 (0.48%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.48%) Statistics
9 2 (0.48%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
1 3 (0.73%) Android
2 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (41.16%) Scrum
3 163 (39.47%) Business Analysis
4 109 (26.39%) E-Commerce
5 106 (25.67%) User Stories
6 83 (20.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 71 (17.19%) Use Case
8 68 (16.46%) UML
9 58 (14.04%) BDD
10 57 (13.80%) CRM
11 38 (9.20%) Project Management
12 37 (8.96%) Waterfall
13 36 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (7.51%) TDD
15 28 (6.78%) Content Management
16 26 (6.30%) B2C
17 22 (5.33%) Kanban
18 21 (5.08%) Business Process Mapping
19 19 (4.60%) Systems Analysis
20 18 (4.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.05%) SQL
2 17 (4.12%) Java
3 4 (0.97%) Scala
4 2 (0.48%) C
4 2 (0.48%) C#
4 2 (0.48%) C++
5 1 (0.24%) PHP
5 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (7.26%) ISEB
2 29 (7.02%) Degree
3 5 (1.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.30%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (4.36%) hybris
2 8 (1.94%) ATG
2 8 (1.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (0.73%) Endeca
5 2 (0.48%) Demandware
5 2 (0.48%) FatWire
5 2 (0.48%) Hummingbird
5 2 (0.48%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.48%) SAP
5 2 (0.48%) Siebel
6 1 (0.24%) CODA
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle
6 1 (0.24%) Google
6 1 (0.24%) Capita
6 1 (0.24%) Unica
North West
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day excellent daily rates
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £415 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago