The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 395 403 440
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +37
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 188 163 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 99 68
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£400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £313 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48551 46784 42135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.38% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29792 27671 24104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1968 2263
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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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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 +15 178 £400 +6.66% 40
London -2 94 £400 - 13
South East -11 33 £375 -8.53% 8
Yorkshire -13 15 £369 +5.20% 9
City of London +12 12 £388 -20.51% 5
South West +3 12 £400 +3.22% 2
Berkshire +1 12 £351 -16.36% 1
Leeds -16 7 £345 -1.56% 6
North West -19 7 £385 +10.00% 4
West Yorkshire -25 7 £345 -1.56% 6
East of England +5 6 £403 -8.00%
East Midlands -3 6 £450 +12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire - 6 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £375 -
Reading +7 5 £365 -14.11%
West Midlands -6 5 £300 -17.24% 1
Surrey - 5 £300 - 3
North Yorkshire - 5 £400 - 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £450 - 1
Edinburgh -12 4 £350 +7.69%
Scotland -12 4 £350 +7.69% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £425 -
York - 4 £400 -
Cambridgeshire -1 3 £358 -2.05%
Slough -1 3 £300 -
Bristol -5 3 £407 +5.03% 2
Northamptonshire -9 3 £475 +18.75%
Hampshire -12 3 £425 -15.00% 1
Essex - 3 £470 -
Cambridge +1 2 £358 -2.05%

Agile Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 417 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (42.69%) User Stories
3 176 (42.21%) Scrum
4 147 (35.25%) Business Analysis
5 99 (23.74%) Finance
6 79 (18.94%) E-Commerce
7 69 (16.55%) Waterfall
8 63 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (14.87%) Project Management
9 62 (14.87%) BDD
10 51 (12.23%) Use Case
11 50 (11.99%) Web Services
12 44 (10.55%) Open Source
12 44 (10.55%) JIRA
13 43 (10.31%) Kanban
14 40 (9.59%) UML
15 36 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (8.39%) User Experience
17 33 (7.91%) Banking
18 31 (7.43%) CRM
19 28 (6.71%) Publishing
20 26 (6.24%) Retail
20 26 (6.24%) ISEB
21 24 (5.76%) TDD
22 23 (5.52%) Workflow
22 23 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
23 22 (5.28%) MS Visio
23 22 (5.28%) Data Modelling
24 20 (4.80%) CMS
24 20 (4.80%) Data Analysis

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 20 (4.80%) CMS
2 10 (2.40%) Confluence
3 4 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.72%) Drupal
5 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.24%) Liferay
Applications
1 22 (5.28%) MS Visio
2 15 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.92%) MS Office
4 7 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Mingle
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (0.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) MVNO
2 1 (0.24%) Intranet
2 1 (0.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.92%) MongoDB
2 8 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.48%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.48%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.24%) ProClarity
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.24%) QlikView
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.24%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.24%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (10.55%) JIRA
2 4 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.24%) Subversion
5 1 (0.24%) RSpec
5 1 (0.24%) WATIR
5 1 (0.24%) Selenium
5 1 (0.24%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.24%) JMeter
5 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.24%) Rational Rose
General
1 99 (23.74%) Finance
2 33 (7.91%) Banking
3 28 (6.71%) Publishing
4 26 (6.24%) Retail
5 18 (4.32%) Legal
6 10 (2.40%) Back Office
6 10 (2.40%) Automotive
6 10 (2.40%) Law
7 9 (2.16%) Front Office
8 8 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.44%) Marketing
10 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.96%) French Language
12 3 (0.72%) Local Government
13 2 (0.48%) Advertising
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
13 2 (0.48%) Games
13 2 (0.48%) German Language
14 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.99%) Web Services
2 17 (4.08%) HTML
3 13 (3.12%) .NET
4 10 (2.40%) XML
5 8 (1.92%) RESTful
6 5 (1.20%) HTML5
6 5 (1.20%) JSON
7 4 (0.96%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.72%) Gherkin
8 3 (0.72%) CSS
9 1 (0.24%) Spring
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.55%) Open Source
2 36 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (8.39%) User Experience
4 20 (4.80%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.16%) Web 2.0
5 9 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.92%) iPad
7 5 (1.20%) New Media
7 5 (1.20%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.20%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.20%) Equities
7 5 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.96%) NHS
8 4 (0.96%) Social Network
8 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.72%) Derivative
10 2 (0.48%) DTV
10 2 (0.48%) GIS
10 2 (0.48%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.48%) Android
2 1 (0.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (42.69%) User Stories
3 176 (42.21%) Scrum
4 147 (35.25%) Business Analysis
5 79 (18.94%) E-Commerce
6 69 (16.55%) Waterfall
7 63 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 62 (14.87%) Project Management
8 62 (14.87%) BDD
9 51 (12.23%) Use Case
10 43 (10.31%) Kanban
11 40 (9.59%) UML
12 31 (7.43%) CRM
13 24 (5.76%) TDD
14 23 (5.52%) Workflow
14 23 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (5.28%) Data Modelling
16 20 (4.80%) Data Analysis
17 19 (4.56%) Web Development
18 17 (4.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.32%) Java
2 16 (3.84%) SQL
3 9 (2.16%) Groovy
4 8 (1.92%) Scala
5 5 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.72%) PHP
6 3 (0.72%) C#
7 2 (0.48%) C
8 1 (0.24%) Ruby
8 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (6.24%) ISEB
2 17 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.16%) Degree
4 7 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.44%) VCP4
6 3 (0.72%) CBAP
7 2 (0.48%) PMP
7 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) COREP
3 1 (0.24%) FATCA
3 1 (0.24%) Basel III
Vendors
1 13 (3.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.64%) SAP
3 10 (2.40%) ATG
4 5 (1.20%) Siebel
4 5 (1.20%) Mercator
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle
5 4 (0.96%) Business Objects
5 4 (0.96%) hybris
6 3 (0.72%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.48%) Demandware
8 1 (0.24%) Capita
8 1 (0.24%) Pega
8 1 (0.24%) Perforce
8 1 (0.24%) Siemens
8 1 (0.24%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.24%) HP
8 1 (0.24%) IBM
8 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.24%) Cognos
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
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