The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Agile Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 111 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 31 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.34% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 2
Median daily rate £426 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 -
Agile Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3056 2380 2400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.17% 94.29% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1834 1377 1196
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 150 168
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.19 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.16 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

Agile Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Business Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Agile Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Agile Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Coventry -1 12 £440 +10.00%
Birmingham -2 8 £424 +18.53%
Herefordshire - 4 £363 -
Shropshire -20 3 - -
Worcestershire - 3 £369 -
Warwickshire +1 1 £470 +29.65%
Solihull - 1 £375 - 1
Agile Business Analyst
England

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Waterfall
3 15 (37.50%) User Stories
4 13 (32.50%) Scrum
5 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Change Management
6 10 (25.00%) Project Management
7 7 (17.50%) Migration
7 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.50%) BPR
7 7 (17.50%) Retail
8 6 (15.00%) Service Design
8 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Finance
9 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.50%) Web Services
9 5 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (12.50%) User Experience
10 4 (10.00%) SDLC
10 4 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) Business Transformation
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
10 4 (10.00%) CRM
10 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.00%) ISEB
10 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Big Data
1 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.50%) Retail
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Waterfall
3 15 (37.50%) User Stories
4 13 (32.50%) Scrum
5 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Change Management
6 10 (25.00%) Project Management
7 7 (17.50%) BPR
7 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.50%) Migration
8 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Service Design
8 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (10.00%) Business Transformation
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) SDLC
10 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
1 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
2 1 (2.50%) EPiServer