The median contractor rate for a Agile Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Business Analyst
UK / England
Rank 405 401 410
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 175 217 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.47% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 183 150
Median daily rate £425 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in England

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in England

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Business Analyst in England

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in England

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 90 £475 +5.55% 15
South East -1 17 £450 +20.00% 7
Yorkshire +22 16 £425 +41.66% 7
West Midlands +21 12 £450 +9.09% 1
North West +2 10 £413 +3.12% 5
East of England -5 9 £400 -13.51% 2
South West -7 8 £350 -12.50% 3
East Midlands +3 7 £425 -
Midlands +11 3 - -
North East -11 3 £358 -18.75% 1
Agile Business Analyst
UK

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 414 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (55.56%) Scrum
3 184 (44.44%) User Stories
4 116 (28.02%) Business Analysis
5 106 (25.60%) Finance
6 82 (19.81%) User Experience
7 64 (15.46%) Kanban
8 63 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 58 (14.01%) JIRA
10 56 (13.53%) BDD
11 51 (12.32%) SDLC
12 50 (12.08%) E-Commerce
13 41 (9.90%) Banking
14 35 (8.45%) Waterfall
15 34 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (7.97%) Web Services
16 33 (7.97%) Use Case
16 33 (7.97%) Confluence
17 32 (7.73%) Retail
18 30 (7.25%) Project Management
19 29 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (6.52%) Wireframes
21 26 (6.28%) Open Source
22 24 (5.80%) Service Design
22 24 (5.80%) TDD
22 24 (5.80%) SQL
23 20 (4.83%) Software Delivery
24 19 (4.59%) Security Cleared
24 19 (4.59%) XML
25 18 (4.35%) UML

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 33 (7.97%) Confluence
2 12 (2.90%) CMS
3 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.24%) Mule
4 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.93%) MS Office
4 5 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.45%) Trello
2 4 (0.97%) SaaS
3 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.72%) Firewall
2 2 (0.48%) Internet
2 2 (0.48%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) IMAP
3 1 (0.24%) LAN
3 1 (0.24%) LDAP
3 1 (0.24%) WAN
3 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.21%) Hadoop
3 4 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (0.97%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.72%) Big Data
5 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.24%) Ingres
6 1 (0.24%) MySQL
6 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.24%) OLAP
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (14.01%) JIRA
2 6 (1.45%) Cucumber
3 5 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.24%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.24%) Xcode
General
1 106 (25.60%) Finance
2 41 (9.90%) Banking
3 32 (7.73%) Retail
4 18 (4.35%) Marketing
4 18 (4.35%) Publishing
5 13 (3.14%) Legal
6 9 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.93%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.45%) Front Office
9 5 (1.21%) Advertising
9 5 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.21%) Law
10 4 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
11 3 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Electronics
12 2 (0.48%) Games
13 1 (0.24%) Automotive
13 1 (0.24%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.97%) Web Services
2 19 (4.59%) XML
3 12 (2.90%) Gherkin
4 6 (1.45%) CSS
4 6 (1.45%) HTML
5 5 (1.21%) Velocity
6 4 (0.97%) RESTful
7 2 (0.48%) JSON
7 2 (0.48%) Node.js
8 1 (0.24%) Middleware
8 1 (0.24%) REST
8 1 (0.24%) SAML
8 1 (0.24%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.24%) TensorFlow
8 1 (0.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 82 (19.81%) User Experience
2 34 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.66%) Minimum Viable Product
4 10 (2.42%) Fintech
5 6 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.21%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.97%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.97%) Fixed Income
7 4 (0.97%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.72%) Social Media
9 2 (0.48%) Derivative
9 2 (0.48%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.24%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.24%) Life Science
10 1 (0.24%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.72%) Linux
2 1 (0.24%) Android
2 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (55.56%) Scrum
3 184 (44.44%) User Stories
4 116 (28.02%) Business Analysis
5 64 (15.46%) Kanban
6 63 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (13.53%) BDD
8 51 (12.32%) SDLC
9 50 (12.08%) E-Commerce
10 35 (8.45%) Waterfall
11 33 (7.97%) Use Case
12 30 (7.25%) Project Management
13 29 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (6.52%) Wireframes
15 26 (6.28%) Open Source
16 24 (5.80%) Service Design
16 24 (5.80%) TDD
17 20 (4.83%) Software Delivery
18 18 (4.35%) UML
19 17 (4.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (5.80%) SQL
2 4 (0.97%) Java
3 1 (0.24%) Apple Swift
3 1 (0.24%) C
3 1 (0.24%) C#
3 1 (0.24%) Python
3 1 (0.24%) R
3 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.86%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.62%) Degree
4 13 (3.14%) ISEB
5 6 (1.45%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PMP
7 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.66%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (0.97%) MiFID
3 2 (0.48%) EMIR
3 2 (0.48%) GDPR
3 2 (0.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.24%) SEPA
4 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.97%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (4.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.90%) Oracle
3 9 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 3 (0.72%) hybris
4 3 (0.72%) SAP
4 3 (0.72%) Splunk
4 3 (0.72%) Tableau
5 2 (0.48%) Cadence
5 2 (0.48%) Google
5 2 (0.48%) IBM
5 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe
6 1 (0.24%) Apple
6 1 (0.24%) ATG
6 1 (0.24%) Casewise
6 1 (0.24%) Demandware
6 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.24%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.24%) Teradata
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City, London
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London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: £200 - £275 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago