Period
to 24 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £485 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 April 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 203 198
Rank change year-on-year -36 -5 +56
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 16 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 23
City of London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £408 £230 £390
90th Percentile £555 £569 £518
Central London median daily rate £474 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.47% -5.56% +12.50%
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 6,625 5,823 6,188
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.47% 95.80% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,226 4,510 4,910
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £290
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 60 94
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.89% -10.86% +11.17%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.73
90th Percentile £37.50 £30.81 £46.85
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -15.00% +11.95%

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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 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 City of London region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Use Case
3 9 (56.25%) User Stories
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) JIRA
6 6 (37.50%) Confluence
6 6 (37.50%) Microservices
7 5 (31.25%) Banking
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) Sequence Diagram
8 4 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (25.00%) UML
8 4 (25.00%) SDLC
8 4 (25.00%) iPad
8 4 (25.00%) Kanban
9 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (18.75%) ISO 20022
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) CRM
9 3 (18.75%) PSD2
10 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (12.50%) REST
10 2 (12.50%) Retail
10 2 (12.50%) Workflow
10 2 (12.50%) B2C
10 2 (12.50%) Swagger
10 2 (12.50%) RESTful
10 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS

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 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Use Case
3 9 (56.25%) User Stories
4 6 (37.50%) Microservices
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) Sequence Diagram
6 4 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) UML
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) B2C
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Workflow
9 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 20022
1 3 (18.75%) PSD2
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore