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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 398 415 405
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 280 262 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.48% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 193 172
Median daily rate £425 £413 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £386 £378
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+63.49% -

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
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Agile Business Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 247 £425 +3.03% 40
London -11 117 £450 +5.88% 14
South East +12 36 £438 +16.66% 3
North West +5 23 £400 +18.51% 11
City of London +57 20 £450 -5.26% 2
Yorkshire +10 20 £375 +7.14% 7
West Yorkshire +17 19 £375 +7.14% 7
Leeds +13 19 £375 +7.14% 6
West Sussex +7 18 £485 +12.46%
West Midlands -15 18 £375 -6.25% 2
Scotland +8 16 £375 +2.04% 2
East of England +21 13 £481 +6.94%
Edinburgh 0 13 £388 +5.44% 2
Cheshire +14 12 £413 +17.85%
East Midlands +9 10 £388 -
South Wales +16 9 £475 +18.75%
Wales +14 9 £475 +11.76%
Cardiff +17 8 £475 +18.75%
Coventry -5 8 £440 +10.00%
Worthing -8 8 £493 +14.20%
Nottinghamshire 0 6 £390 -
Nottingham -5 6 £390 -
Surrey -6 6 £390 -2.50% 1
Manchester -9 6 £450 - 11
South West -7 5 £425 +13.33% 2
Merseyside - 5 £300 -
Hertfordshire +19 4 £488 +14.70%
Essex -5 4 £500 +11.11%
Berkshire -16 4 £365 +7.35%
Tyne and Wear -37 4 £450 -6.25% 1

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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.

1 561 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (44.03%) User Stories
3 235 (41.89%) Scrum
4 153 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 129 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 102 (18.18%) Finance
7 88 (15.69%) BDD
8 85 (15.15%) Kanban
9 72 (12.83%) User Experience
10 65 (11.59%) SDLC
11 58 (10.34%) Waterfall
12 53 (9.45%) E-Commerce
13 49 (8.73%) Web Services
14 47 (8.38%) Use Case
14 47 (8.38%) JIRA
14 47 (8.38%) TDD
15 46 (8.20%) Project Management
16 43 (7.66%) UML
16 43 (7.66%) Banking
17 42 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
18 40 (7.13%) Data Analysis
19 38 (6.77%) Microsoft
20 36 (6.42%) CRM
21 32 (5.70%) ISEB
22 31 (5.53%) Retail
22 31 (5.53%) Gherkin
23 30 (5.35%) Open Source
23 30 (5.35%) Workflow
24 27 (4.81%) XML
24 27 (4.81%) 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 22 (3.92%) CMS
2 13 (2.32%) Confluence
3 12 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.71%) Apache
4 4 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.18%) Liferay
7 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (4.28%) MS Visio
2 15 (2.67%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.78%) MS Office
5 7 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.07%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.53%) Magento
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.71%) IaaS
3 3 (0.53%) PaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.67%) Internet
2 4 (0.71%) Network Security
3 2 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.07%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.89%) MySQL
5 4 (0.71%) Big Data
5 4 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.53%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.36%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.18%) DataStage
8 1 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.18%) MS Access
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.18%) Power BI
8 1 (0.18%) QualityStage
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (8.38%) JIRA
2 6 (1.07%) Cucumber
3 5 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.36%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.36%) Toad
7 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 102 (18.18%) Finance
2 43 (7.66%) Banking
3 31 (5.53%) Retail
4 21 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.39%) Marketing
6 12 (2.14%) Publishing
7 11 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.78%) Legal
8 10 (1.78%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.07%) Advertising
9 6 (1.07%) Front Office
10 5 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (0.89%) Games
11 4 (0.71%) Back Office
11 4 (0.71%) Law
12 2 (0.36%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.73%) Web Services
2 31 (5.53%) Gherkin
3 27 (4.81%) XML
4 10 (1.78%) .NET
5 5 (0.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.53%) RESTful
6 3 (0.53%) Velocity
7 2 (0.36%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.18%) FpML
8 1 (0.18%) HTML
8 1 (0.18%) HTML5
8 1 (0.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.83%) User Experience
2 42 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.46%) Minimum Viable Product
4 23 (4.10%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.89%) NHS
7 5 (0.89%) Social Network
7 5 (0.89%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (0.53%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.53%) CMDB
9 3 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.53%) Derivative
9 3 (0.53%) Fintech
9 3 (0.53%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.36%) AS400
10 2 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.71%) Linux
2 3 (0.53%) Windows
3 2 (0.36%) Android
3 2 (0.36%) Unix
4 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (44.03%) User Stories
3 235 (41.89%) Scrum
4 153 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 129 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 88 (15.69%) BDD
7 85 (15.15%) Kanban
8 65 (11.59%) SDLC
9 58 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 53 (9.45%) E-Commerce
11 47 (8.38%) TDD
11 47 (8.38%) Use Case
12 46 (8.20%) Project Management
13 43 (7.66%) UML
14 40 (7.13%) Data Analysis
15 36 (6.42%) CRM
16 30 (5.35%) Open Source
16 30 (5.35%) Workflow
17 27 (4.81%) Wireframes
18 24 (4.28%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (4.28%) SQL
2 10 (1.78%) C#
2 10 (1.78%) Java
3 6 (1.07%) C
3 6 (1.07%) C++
3 6 (1.07%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.71%) Python
5 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.36%) PHP
6 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.36%) RPG
7 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.18%) Ruby
7 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (5.70%) ISEB
2 27 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.85%) Degree
5 13 (2.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.71%) CBAP
8 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.53%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.53%) PMP
9 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.18%) ACCA
10 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) CIMA
10 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.63%) QA
2 15 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.36%) MiFID
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.18%) EMIR
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (6.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (1.96%) Adobe
3 8 (1.43%) Oracle
4 6 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.07%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.07%) Tableau
5 5 (0.89%) Cognos
6 3 (0.53%) Interwoven
6 3 (0.53%) SAP
6 3 (0.53%) ServiceNow
6 3 (0.53%) Talend
6 3 (0.53%) Thunderhead
6 3 (0.53%) Vertica
7 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.18%) Genesys
8 1 (0.18%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.18%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.18%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.18%) Teradata
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