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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 375 401 345
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -56
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 305 259 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.50% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 187 178
Median daily rate £440 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - -

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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +12 268 £449 +12.18% 44
London +4 127 £450 +9.09% 21
South East +9 55 £425 +6.25% 4
City of London +53 30 £450 -5.26% 3
North West +8 29 £425 +28.78% 7
Yorkshire +17 19 £375 +7.14% 4
Scotland -8 19 £375 +7.14% 1
West Sussex -12 19 £475 +8.26%
Manchester -1 18 £428 +10.32% 6
Edinburgh +6 17 £375 +7.14% 1
West Yorkshire +6 16 £375 +7.14% 4
Leeds 0 15 £375 +7.14% 4
Surrey 0 14 £439 +15.46% 1
East of England +7 13 £475 +18.75% 4
Worthing -34 11 £485 +10.85%
Reading +5 9 £365 +7.74%
Berkshire -5 9 £365 +7.74%
Wales +20 8 £450 +5.88%
South Wales +9 8 £450 +5.88%
West Midlands -1 8 £413 +17.85% 3
Ipswich +9 7 £475 +36.69%
Suffolk +7 7 £475 +36.69%
Cardiff +4 7 £450 +5.88%
East Midlands +13 6 £350 -30.00% 1
Croydon -5 6 £450 +16.12%
Cheshire -4 5 £413 +65.00% 1
South West -31 5 £388 +10.71%
Oxfordshire +10 3 £438 +12.90% 1
Norfolk 0 3 £375 -5.71%
Norwich -7 3 £375 -5.71%

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 546 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (42.31%) User Stories
3 222 (40.66%) Scrum
4 150 (27.47%) Business Analysis
5 115 (21.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 96 (17.58%) Finance
7 82 (15.02%) BDD
8 75 (13.74%) Kanban
9 65 (11.90%) SDLC
10 63 (11.54%) User Experience
11 56 (10.26%) Waterfall
12 54 (9.89%) E-Commerce
13 53 (9.71%) TDD
14 46 (8.42%) JIRA
15 45 (8.24%) CRM
16 44 (8.06%) Banking
17 43 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (7.51%) UML
18 41 (7.51%) Web Services
19 40 (7.33%) ISEB
20 38 (6.96%) Project Management
20 38 (6.96%) Data Analysis
20 38 (6.96%) Use Case
21 33 (6.04%) Microsoft
22 32 (5.86%) Retail
23 28 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
24 27 (4.95%) MS Visio
25 26 (4.76%) SQL
25 26 (4.76%) Workflow
26 25 (4.58%) Software Delivery

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 16 (2.93%) Confluence
2 12 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.47%) CMS
4 7 (1.28%) Apache
5 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.37%) Drupal
6 2 (0.37%) JBoss
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.18%) Liferay
7 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (4.95%) MS Visio
2 13 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.47%) MS Office
4 7 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.55%) Magento
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.55%) IaaS
1 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.37%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.75%) Internet
2 4 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.47%) MySQL
4 6 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.73%) Big Data
6 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.37%) MS Access
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.18%) DataStage
8 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.18%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.18%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 46 (8.42%) JIRA
2 6 (1.10%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.37%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.37%) CA Gen
4 2 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.37%) Toad
4 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.18%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 96 (17.58%) Finance
2 44 (8.06%) Banking
3 32 (5.86%) Retail
4 24 (4.40%) Marketing
5 23 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.47%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.28%) Games
8 6 (1.10%) Legal
8 6 (1.10%) Publishing
9 5 (0.92%) Advertising
10 3 (0.55%) French Language
10 3 (0.55%) Front Office
10 3 (0.55%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.51%) Web Services
2 24 (4.40%) XML
3 17 (3.11%) Gherkin
4 9 (1.65%) .NET
5 4 (0.73%) Velocity
6 3 (0.55%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (0.37%) Apache CXF
7 2 (0.37%) FpML
7 2 (0.37%) JPA
7 2 (0.37%) JSF
7 2 (0.37%) RichFaces
8 1 (0.18%) Middleware
8 1 (0.18%) REST
8 1 (0.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.54%) User Experience
2 43 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 17 (3.11%) Minimum Viable Product
5 12 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.10%) NHS
9 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
10 4 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.55%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.55%) Derivative
11 3 (0.55%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.55%) Social Media
12 2 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.37%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.37%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.65%) Linux
2 2 (0.37%) Unix
2 2 (0.37%) Windows
3 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (42.31%) User Stories
3 222 (40.66%) Scrum
4 150 (27.47%) Business Analysis
5 115 (21.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 82 (15.02%) BDD
7 75 (13.74%) Kanban
8 65 (11.90%) SDLC
9 56 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 54 (9.89%) E-Commerce
11 53 (9.71%) TDD
12 45 (8.24%) CRM
13 41 (7.51%) UML
14 38 (6.96%) Data Analysis
14 38 (6.96%) Project Management
14 38 (6.96%) Use Case
15 28 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
16 26 (4.76%) Workflow
17 25 (4.58%) Open Source
17 25 (4.58%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.76%) SQL
2 16 (2.93%) Java
3 9 (1.65%) C
3 9 (1.65%) C++
4 7 (1.28%) C#
5 6 (1.10%) VB.NET
6 5 (0.92%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.73%) Python
8 3 (0.55%) PHP
9 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (7.33%) ISEB
2 24 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.48%) Degree
4 16 (2.93%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.55%) CBAP
6 3 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.55%) PMP
7 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) ACCA
8 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) CIMA
8 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) IIBA
8 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.20%) QA
2 11 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.37%) MiFID
4 2 (0.37%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.18%) EMIR
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (6.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.01%) Oracle
3 10 (1.83%) Adobe
4 5 (0.92%) Sitecore
5 4 (0.73%) Bloomberg
5 4 (0.73%) Charles River
5 4 (0.73%) Reuters
5 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.73%) SAP
6 3 (0.55%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.55%) Interwoven
6 3 (0.55%) Thunderhead
7 2 (0.37%) Cognos
7 2 (0.37%) Tableau
7 2 (0.37%) Talend
7 2 (0.37%) Vertica
8 1 (0.18%) IBM
8 1 (0.18%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.18%) Siebel
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