Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £443 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Business Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 115 109
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £443 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.99% +11.33% -
10th Percentile £408 £332 £363
90th Percentile £450 £445 £388
South East median daily rate £443 £418 £410
% change year-on-year +5.99% +1.83% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £35.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,976 1,822 1,907
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.65% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 897 1,009
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £220 £225 £253
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 66 67
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £9.66 £9.15 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £36.50 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.91%

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Agile Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -13 4 £443 -1.67%
Agile Business Analyst
South East

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Agile Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Confluence
5 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) GDPR

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR