The table below looks at the statistics for the Agile Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Business Analyst
Rank 124 101 107
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.50% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Average daily rate £425 £380 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +38.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2395 2017 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.44% 92.48% 92.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1123 1028
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 178 138
Average hourly rate £14.10 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.03% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Agile Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Coventry -8 2 £425 +41.66%
Agile Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) BPR
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data
6 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis

Agile Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) BPR
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft