Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £469 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 218 261
Rank change year-on-year +1 +43 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 34 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.48% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 18
City of London median daily rate £469 £460 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.90% +2.79% +12.93%
10th Percentile £348 £386 £388
90th Percentile £538 £546 £565
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.98% +10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6729 6429 8864
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 95.57% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5318 5109 6969
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £270
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 129
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.40
90th Percentile £29.29 £47.83 £37.35
Central London median hourly rate £18.05 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.10% +10.23%

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in the City of London

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in the City of London

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Business Analyst in the City of London

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) User Stories
3 13 (38.24%) Scrum
4 12 (35.29%) JIRA
5 11 (32.35%) SDLC
6 10 (29.41%) BDD
7 9 (26.47%) Acceptance Criteria
8 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
9 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (20.59%) Use Case
9 7 (20.59%) Kanban
9 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
10 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
10 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
11 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (11.76%) Marketing
11 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
11 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
11 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (11.76%) User Experience
11 4 (11.76%) Docker
11 4 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 3 (8.82%) Single Customer View
12 3 (8.82%) Re-Platforming
12 3 (8.82%) Marketing Automation
12 3 (8.82%) Analytics
12 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) JIRA
2 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Law
3 3 (8.82%) Publishing
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.94%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.94%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) User Stories
3 13 (38.24%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) SDLC
5 10 (29.41%) BDD
6 9 (26.47%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
8 7 (20.59%) Kanban
8 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (20.59%) Use Case
9 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
10 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
11 3 (8.82%) Analytics
11 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
11 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
11 3 (8.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C#
1 1 (2.94%) R
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CBAP
2 1 (2.94%) IIBA
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.94%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft