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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 353 464 458
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 245 105 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 88 110
Average daily rate
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£391 £395 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
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
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +99 230 £393 +2.61% 31
London +40 111 £400 +1.26% 13
South East +30 43 £390 -2.50% 7
Yorkshire +22 18 £369 -7.81% 2
North West +7 18 £388 +16.98% 2
West Yorkshire +15 16 £369 -7.81% 2
East of England -10 15 £430 +7.50% 4
Buckinghamshire - 15 £350 - 2
Leeds +17 14 £363 -9.37% 2
Milton Keynes - 14 £350 - 2
City of London +21 12 £393 -1.25% 1
West Midlands -7 12 £375 +0.06% 1
Berkshire +11 10 £375 -9.09%
Manchester +5 10 £393 +16.29% 2
Surrey - 9 £390 - 3
Midlands - 9 - -
South West -22 8 £409 +9.00% 1
Scotland -10 7 - -
Hertfordshire +7 6 £398 - 1
Edinburgh - 6 - -
Cambridge +2 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £450 +20.00% 2
Warwickshire 0 5 - -
Hampshire -13 4 £365 -8.75%
Wales -15 4 £363 -19.38% 2
Slough +4 3 £290 -38.94%
South Wales -19 3 £351 -22.11% 1
Bristol -24 3 £393 -
Farnham - 3 - - 1
Reading +11 2 £481 +37.50%

Agile Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 247 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (38.90%) Scrum
2 198 (38.90%) Business Analysis
3 151 (29.67%) User Stories
4 123 (24.17%) E-Commerce
5 109 (21.41%) Finance
6 99 (19.45%) UML
7 92 (18.07%) Use Case
8 86 (16.90%) BDD
9 79 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (13.56%) Retail
11 55 (10.81%) JIRA
12 53 (10.41%) CRM
13 45 (8.84%) TDD
14 44 (8.64%) Project Management
15 42 (8.25%) Waterfall
16 41 (8.06%) Publishing
17 39 (7.66%) Content Management
18 38 (7.47%) Degree
19 37 (7.27%) MS Visio
20 35 (6.88%) CMS
21 33 (6.48%) ISEB
22 32 (6.29%) SQL
23 31 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
23 31 (6.09%) Kanban
23 31 (6.09%) Business Process Mapping
24 28 (5.50%) B2C
25 27 (5.30%) Java
26 26 (5.11%) Web Development
27 23 (4.52%) Systems Analysis

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 35 (6.88%) CMS
2 12 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.77%) Drupal
4 7 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.18%) Confluence
6 3 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.39%) Documentum
8 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.20%) Lync
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 37 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.38%) MS Project
3 6 (1.18%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.39%) MS Office
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.39%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.79%) Intranet
2 3 (0.59%) Internet
3 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.39%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.20%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.57%) EDRMS
2 4 (0.79%) Big Data
3 3 (0.59%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.59%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.20%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.20%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 55 (10.81%) JIRA
2 10 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) MSTest
3 1 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.20%) RequisitePro
General
1 109 (21.41%) Finance
2 69 (13.56%) Retail
3 41 (8.06%) Publishing
4 22 (4.32%) Banking
4 22 (4.32%) Marketing
5 17 (3.34%) Legal
5 17 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.95%) Law
7 10 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.77%) Local Government
9 8 (1.57%) Front Office
10 7 (1.38%) Automotive
11 6 (1.18%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.98%) Games
13 4 (0.79%) Advertising
13 4 (0.79%) Electronics
14 3 (0.59%) Back Office
14 3 (0.59%) Billing
15 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.75%) J2EE
2 13 (2.55%) .NET
2 13 (2.55%) Web Services
3 10 (1.96%) HTML
4 7 (1.38%) XML
5 4 (0.79%) SOAP
6 3 (0.59%) CSS
6 3 (0.59%) jQuery
6 3 (0.59%) HTML5
7 2 (0.39%) Ajax
7 2 (0.39%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.20%) AutoMapper
8 1 (0.20%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (0.20%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (0.20%) Velocity
8 1 (0.20%) WCF
8 1 (0.20%) Fluent NHibernate
8 1 (0.20%) REST
8 1 (0.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.32%) Open Source
2 17 (3.34%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.55%) iPad
4 11 (2.16%) Digital Media
5 9 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.38%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.98%) New Media
8 4 (0.79%) Video on Demand
8 4 (0.79%) Learning Management System
8 4 (0.79%) Market Risk
8 4 (0.79%) Online Games
8 4 (0.79%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.79%) DTV
8 4 (0.79%) Derivative
9 3 (0.59%) AS400
9 3 (0.59%) Equities
9 3 (0.59%) iSeries
10 2 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.98%) Android
1 5 (0.98%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (38.90%) Business Analysis
2 198 (38.90%) Scrum
3 151 (29.67%) User Stories
4 123 (24.17%) E-Commerce
5 99 (19.45%) UML
6 92 (18.07%) Use Case
7 86 (16.90%) BDD
8 79 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 53 (10.41%) CRM
10 45 (8.84%) TDD
11 44 (8.64%) Project Management
12 42 (8.25%) Waterfall
13 39 (7.66%) Content Management
14 31 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (6.09%) Kanban
14 31 (6.09%) Business Process Mapping
15 28 (5.50%) B2C
16 26 (5.11%) Web Development
17 23 (4.52%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.29%) SQL
2 27 (5.30%) Java
3 8 (1.57%) Scala
4 3 (0.59%) PHP
5 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.39%) C
6 1 (0.20%) C++
6 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.20%) VBA
6 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (7.47%) Degree
2 33 (6.48%) ISEB
3 8 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.39%) CBAP
5 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.73%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 23 (4.52%) hybris
2 13 (2.55%) ATG
3 9 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.18%) Microsoft
5 5 (0.98%) SAP
6 4 (0.79%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle
7 3 (0.59%) Siebel
7 3 (0.59%) Omniture
7 3 (0.59%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.39%) Demandware
8 2 (0.39%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.39%) Hummingbird
8 2 (0.39%) FatWire
9 1 (0.20%) Lagan
9 1 (0.20%) Capita
9 1 (0.20%) Endeca
9 1 (0.20%) Google
9 1 (0.20%) Mercator
9 1 (0.20%) Cognos
London
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Rate: Up to £410 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £45000 - £51000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Harleston, Norfolk
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 16 days ago
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300-£450pd Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £360 - £425 per day +
Posted: 23 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 26 days ago