Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 113 141
Rank change year-on-year +9 +28 -36
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 30 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.35% 1.15% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.20% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 17
Leeds median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £364 £313 £263
90th Percentile £468 £488 £435
West Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% +21.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2143 2506 3095
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 95.80% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1672 2144
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £561 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 98
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -2.16% +2.20%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.86
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.35 £35.61
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +8.76%

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in Leeds

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in Leeds

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Business Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leeds region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) User Stories
4 9 (30.00%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) JIRA
6 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
7 4 (13.33%) Confluence
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.00%) NHS
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) UML
9 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
9 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Open Source
9 2 (6.67%) Kanban
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) BDD
9 2 (6.67%) User Experience

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (13.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Slack
1 2 (6.67%) Trello
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) iGaming
3 1 (3.33%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) User Stories
4 9 (30.00%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) BDD
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) Kanban
9 2 (6.67%) Open Source
9 2 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) UML
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) IIBA
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Progress