The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 405 381 391
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 201 261 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 207 188
Median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £43.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.91% +44.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £51.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -27.18% +71.66%  

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 40980 47134 47634
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.05% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26691 31127 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1258 1393 1823
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 June 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 -3 116 £450 - 21
South East -5 28 £420 -1.17% 10
Yorkshire +33 24 £425 +13.33% 4
North West +3 9 £400 -3.03% 5
West Midlands +19 8 £388 +3.33% 4
South West +4 6 £303 -24.37% 6
East Midlands -8 6 £450 +25.43% 3
East of England -11 3 £425 -10.52% 3
North East +71 2 £418 -16.50%
Agile Business Analyst
UK

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 380 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (49.74%) User Stories
3 187 (49.21%) Scrum
4 116 (30.53%) Business Analysis
5 86 (22.63%) Finance
6 75 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (18.16%) JIRA
8 68 (17.89%) BDD
9 55 (14.47%) User Experience
9 55 (14.47%) Kanban
10 39 (10.26%) Banking
11 37 (9.74%) Use Case
11 37 (9.74%) SDLC
12 34 (8.95%) Waterfall
12 34 (8.95%) E-Commerce
13 32 (8.42%) Retail
13 32 (8.42%) Confluence
13 32 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (7.37%) Security Cleared
15 26 (6.84%) Analytics
16 25 (6.58%) TDD
17 24 (6.32%) SC Cleared
18 23 (6.05%) Marketing
18 23 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (5.79%) Project Management
19 22 (5.79%) Open Source
20 21 (5.53%) DevOps
20 21 (5.53%) SQL
21 19 (5.00%) Web Services
21 19 (5.00%) UML

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 32 (8.42%) Confluence
2 14 (3.68%) CMS
3 5 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (3.68%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.79%) Mingle
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.32%) Trello
2 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.05%) Intranet
2 3 (0.79%) Firewall
2 3 (0.79%) NAS
2 3 (0.79%) SAN
2 3 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) DSL
3 1 (0.26%) IMAP
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) LDAP
3 1 (0.26%) SMS
3 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.63%) Big Data
3 6 (1.58%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.05%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.05%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.26%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.26%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) HBase
7 1 (0.26%) Ingres
7 1 (0.26%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) OLAP
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 69 (18.16%) JIRA
2 12 (3.16%) Cucumber
3 8 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 86 (22.63%) Finance
2 39 (10.26%) Banking
3 32 (8.42%) Retail
4 23 (6.05%) Marketing
5 12 (3.16%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.89%) Legal
7 9 (2.37%) Front Office
7 9 (2.37%) Publishing
8 7 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.32%) Back Office
9 5 (1.32%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.05%) Advertising
10 4 (1.05%) Games
11 3 (0.79%) Electronics
11 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.53%) Law
12 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.00%) Web Services
2 15 (3.95%) Gherkin
3 8 (2.11%) XML
4 3 (0.79%) Node.js
5 2 (0.53%) .NET
5 2 (0.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.53%) HTML
5 2 (0.53%) JSON
5 2 (0.53%) Velocity
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.26%) FpML
6 1 (0.26%) HTML5
6 1 (0.26%) Kendo UI
6 1 (0.26%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.26%) LINQ
6 1 (0.26%) Middleware
6 1 (0.26%) SAML
6 1 (0.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.47%) User Experience
2 32 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.84%) Data Structures
4 7 (1.84%) Fintech
5 5 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.32%) Social Media
6 4 (1.05%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.05%) Life Science
7 3 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.79%) Derivative
7 3 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.79%) Market Risk
7 3 (0.79%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (0.79%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.53%) iPad
8 2 (0.53%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (49.74%) User Stories
3 187 (49.21%) Scrum
4 116 (30.53%) Business Analysis
5 75 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (17.89%) BDD
7 55 (14.47%) Kanban
8 37 (9.74%) SDLC
8 37 (9.74%) Use Case
9 34 (8.95%) E-Commerce
9 34 (8.95%) Waterfall
10 26 (6.84%) Analytics
11 25 (6.58%) TDD
12 23 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (5.79%) Open Source
13 22 (5.79%) Project Management
14 21 (5.53%) DevOps
15 19 (5.00%) UML
16 18 (4.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 18 (4.74%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.53%) SQL
2 11 (2.89%) Java
3 6 (1.58%) Python
4 5 (1.32%) R
5 3 (0.79%) Scala
6 2 (0.53%) C#
6 2 (0.53%) C++
6 2 (0.53%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) C
7 1 (0.26%) F#
7 1 (0.26%) Haskell
7 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (7.37%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.32%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.42%) ISEB
4 10 (2.63%) Degree
5 7 (1.84%) IIBA
6 4 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) AAT
9 1 (0.26%) CBAP
9 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.63%) QA
2 7 (1.84%) MiFID
3 4 (1.05%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.05%) PMO
4 3 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.79%) GDPR
5 2 (0.53%) EMIR
6 1 (0.26%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (2.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (3.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.63%) Oracle
3 8 (2.11%) SAP
4 7 (1.84%) Adobe
5 5 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.05%) Cadence
7 3 (0.79%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.79%) Google
8 2 (0.53%) hybris
8 2 (0.53%) IBM
8 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.26%) Apple
9 1 (0.26%) ATG
9 1 (0.26%) Demandware
9 1 (0.26%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.26%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.26%) StatPro
9 1 (0.26%) Teradata
9 1 (0.26%) Workday
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