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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 383 407 370
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -37
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 287 243 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.46% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 178 163
Median daily rate £449 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.18% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £481 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 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
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 4 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 +13 259 £448 +11.87% 52
London +18 131 £450 +12.35% 20
South East +2 48 £425 +6.25% 9
North West +12 29 £435 +12.25% 7
City of London +52 23 £450 +12.42% 5
Manchester +7 20 £400 +3.22% 4
Yorkshire -2 13 £375 - 6
East of England +5 12 £440 +10.00% 4
West Sussex -12 12 £475 +7.95%
South West -18 12 £400 +10.34% 1
Surrey -1 11 £448 +15.48% 3
Scotland -13 11 £325 -7.14%
West Yorkshire +6 10 £375 +7.14% 6
Leeds -7 9 £375 +7.14% 6
Berkshire +4 8 £365 +8.14% 1
Edinburgh -12 8 £375 +7.14%
Worthing -31 8 £480 +9.09%
Wales +6 7 £450 +5.88% 2
South Wales +5 7 £450 +5.88% 2
Reading -3 7 £365 -
Bristol -11 7 £425 +21.42% 1
Cardiff -12 6 £450 +5.88% 1
Cheshire - 6 £490 - 1
East Midlands +8 5 £350 -30.00%
West Midlands -8 5 £413 +10.00% 4
Hampshire -10 5 £400 - 1
Ipswich +9 3 £425 +22.30% 4
Southend-on-Sea +5 3 £480 +7.86%
Suffolk +5 3 £425 +22.30% 4
Norwich -1 3 £375 -5.71%

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 519 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (40.66%) Scrum
3 209 (40.27%) User Stories
4 140 (26.97%) Business Analysis
5 104 (20.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 97 (18.69%) Finance
7 80 (15.41%) BDD
8 61 (11.75%) User Experience
8 61 (11.75%) Kanban
9 59 (11.37%) SDLC
9 59 (11.37%) Waterfall
10 52 (10.02%) TDD
11 45 (8.67%) E-Commerce
12 44 (8.48%) JIRA
13 43 (8.29%) CRM
13 43 (8.29%) UML
14 42 (8.09%) Banking
15 40 (7.71%) Web Services
15 40 (7.71%) ISEB
16 39 (7.51%) Use Case
17 38 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (6.74%) Project Management
19 31 (5.97%) Data Analysis
20 30 (5.78%) Retail
21 26 (5.01%) Open Source
21 26 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
21 26 (5.01%) Workflow
22 25 (4.82%) SQL
23 24 (4.62%) Marketing
23 24 (4.62%) Telecoms

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 14 (2.70%) CMS
1 14 (2.70%) Confluence
2 11 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (1.16%) Apache
4 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.39%) Drupal
6 2 (0.39%) JBoss
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.19%) Liferay
7 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (4.05%) MS Visio
2 12 (2.31%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.16%) MS Office
4 6 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.58%) Magento
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) IaaS
1 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.12%) Internet
2 3 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.35%) MySQL
4 6 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.77%) Big Data
6 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.39%) MS Access
6 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.19%) DataStage
7 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.19%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.19%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 44 (8.48%) JIRA
2 4 (0.77%) CA Gen
2 4 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.58%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.39%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.39%) Toad
4 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.19%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 97 (18.69%) Finance
2 42 (8.09%) Banking
3 30 (5.78%) Retail
4 24 (4.62%) Marketing
4 24 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.35%) Games
6 7 (1.35%) Legal
6 7 (1.35%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.16%) Publishing
8 5 (0.96%) Advertising
9 4 (0.77%) Electronics
10 3 (0.58%) French Language
10 3 (0.58%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.39%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.71%) Web Services
2 16 (3.08%) XML
3 15 (2.89%) Gherkin
4 8 (1.54%) .NET
5 5 (0.96%) Middleware
6 4 (0.77%) Velocity
7 2 (0.39%) Apache CXF
7 2 (0.39%) JPA
7 2 (0.39%) JSF
7 2 (0.39%) RichFaces
8 1 (0.19%) CSS
8 1 (0.19%) FpML
8 1 (0.19%) HTML
8 1 (0.19%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.19%) REST
8 1 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.75%) User Experience
2 38 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.08%) Minimum Viable Product
5 11 (2.12%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (0.77%) NHS
9 3 (0.58%) Social Media
9 3 (0.58%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.39%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.39%) Derivative
10 2 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.39%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.39%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.39%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.39%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.93%) Linux
2 2 (0.39%) Windows
3 1 (0.19%) Android
3 1 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (40.66%) Scrum
3 209 (40.27%) User Stories
4 140 (26.97%) Business Analysis
5 104 (20.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 80 (15.41%) BDD
7 61 (11.75%) Kanban
8 59 (11.37%) SDLC
8 59 (11.37%) Waterfall
9 52 (10.02%) TDD
10 45 (8.67%) E-Commerce
11 43 (8.29%) CRM
11 43 (8.29%) UML
12 39 (7.51%) Use Case
13 35 (6.74%) Project Management
14 31 (5.97%) Data Analysis
15 26 (5.01%) Open Source
15 26 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
15 26 (5.01%) Workflow
16 24 (4.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.82%) SQL
2 20 (3.85%) Java
3 8 (1.54%) C
3 8 (1.54%) C++
4 6 (1.16%) PHP
5 5 (0.96%) C#
5 5 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.96%) VB.NET
6 4 (0.77%) Python
7 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (7.71%) ISEB
2 22 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.85%) Degree
4 14 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.93%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.77%) CBAP
6 4 (0.77%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.77%) PMP
7 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.19%) ACCA
9 1 (0.19%) CIMA
9 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) IIBA
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.89%) QA
2 9 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.19%) EMIR
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.70%) Adobe
3 11 (2.12%) Oracle
4 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
5 4 (0.77%) Bloomberg
5 4 (0.77%) Charles River
5 4 (0.77%) Reuters
5 4 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.58%) Interwoven
6 3 (0.58%) SAP
6 3 (0.58%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos
7 1 (0.19%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.19%) IBM
7 1 (0.19%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.19%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.19%) Rally
7 1 (0.19%) Sage
7 1 (0.19%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.19%) Siebel
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Rates Available
Posted: 8 hours ago
Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
England
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 23 days ago