Period
to 25 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 208 201
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 +66
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 21 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.54% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 37
City of London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £384 £338 £388
90th Percentile £633 £538 £563
Central London median daily rate £469 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.32% +5.56% -2.70%
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 6,638 6,451 6,357
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 95.23% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,248 5,010 5,086
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £499 £463
% change year-on-year +0.30% +7.78% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 86 70
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.05 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% +3.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.38 £50.62
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.40 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.66% +5.11% -2.78%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) User Stories
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Use Case
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) CMS
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Banking
6 3 (14.29%) Kanban
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (9.52%) R
7 2 (9.52%) REST
7 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) User Experience
7 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Economy
7 2 (9.52%) Confluence
7 2 (9.52%) iPad
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
7 2 (9.52%) JIRA
7 2 (9.52%) Retail

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 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.76%) Documentum
3 1 (4.76%) FileNet
3 1 (4.76%) OnBase
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Economy
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) User Stories
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Use Case
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Kanban
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) B2C
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) R
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Scala
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe
1 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.76%) Hyland
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) OpenText