Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 417 388 399
Rank change year-on-year -29 +11 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 220 234 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.55% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 177 162
London median daily rate £450 £450 £462
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +14.07%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £363
90th Percentile £575 £617 £585
England median daily rate £431 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.41% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £43.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year -47.43% +38.89% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44629 42675 44230
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.99% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32318 30339 31174
London median daily rate £495 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.61% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 553 554 685
London median hourly rate £20.44 £19.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +4.04% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in London

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in London

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Business Analyst in London

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +10 40 £475 +3.26% 6
West London +4 14 £425 -24.44% 2
East London +4 9 £450 - 1
South London -25 6 £500 -
North London -12 1 - -
Agile Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 220 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (54.09%) User Stories
3 83 (37.73%) Scrum
4 78 (35.45%) Business Analysis
5 54 (24.55%) User Experience
6 53 (24.09%) Finance
7 50 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (21.36%) JIRA
8 47 (21.36%) Acceptance Criteria
9 40 (18.18%) BDD
10 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (16.36%) Kanban
11 33 (15.00%) Analytics
12 32 (14.55%) SDLC
13 27 (12.27%) Waterfall
14 24 (10.91%) E-Commerce
15 21 (9.55%) Project Management
15 21 (9.55%) Marketing
16 18 (8.18%) Banking
17 17 (7.73%) TDD
17 17 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (7.73%) Degree
18 16 (7.27%) Use Case
18 16 (7.27%) CMS
19 15 (6.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 15 (6.82%) CRM
19 15 (6.82%) Data Analysis
20 14 (6.36%) Web Development
20 14 (6.36%) Retail
21 13 (5.91%) Business Transformation

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (7.27%) CMS
2 12 (5.45%) Confluence
3 7 (3.18%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) Drupal
6 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.45%) Mule
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (3.18%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.45%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.45%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.09%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Intranet
1 2 (0.91%) SMS
2 1 (0.45%) DNS
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.82%) Big Data
3 3 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.91%) QlikView
5 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.45%) MySQL
5 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.45%) OLAP
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (21.36%) JIRA
2 10 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.45%) Selenium
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (24.09%) Finance
2 21 (9.55%) Marketing
3 18 (8.18%) Banking
4 14 (6.36%) Retail
5 11 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.09%) Publishing
7 6 (2.73%) Back Office
7 6 (2.73%) Front Office
7 6 (2.73%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.82%) Advertising
8 4 (1.82%) Electronics
8 4 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.36%) Law
9 3 (1.36%) Legal
9 3 (1.36%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Automotive
11 1 (0.45%) Billing
11 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.55%) .NET
2 9 (4.09%) Gherkin
3 8 (3.64%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.64%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.45%) FpML
4 1 (0.45%) HTML
4 1 (0.45%) HTML5
4 1 (0.45%) JSON
4 1 (0.45%) REST
4 1 (0.45%) RESTful
4 1 (0.45%) Velocity
4 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.55%) User Experience
2 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.91%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.18%) Fintech
5 5 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.27%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.27%) Social Media
6 4 (1.82%) Derivative
7 3 (1.36%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.36%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.91%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.91%) FMCG
8 2 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.91%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.91%) Social Network
9 1 (0.45%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (54.09%) User Stories
3 83 (37.73%) Scrum
4 78 (35.45%) Business Analysis
5 50 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (21.36%) Acceptance Criteria
7 40 (18.18%) BDD
8 36 (16.36%) Kanban
9 33 (15.00%) Analytics
10 32 (14.55%) SDLC
11 27 (12.27%) Waterfall
12 24 (10.91%) E-Commerce
13 21 (9.55%) Project Management
14 17 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.73%) TDD
15 16 (7.27%) Use Case
16 15 (6.82%) CRM
16 15 (6.82%) Data Analysis
16 15 (6.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 14 (6.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.00%) SQL
2 9 (4.09%) C#
3 4 (1.82%) Java
3 4 (1.82%) R
4 3 (1.36%) C
5 1 (0.45%) Python
5 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (7.73%) Degree
2 10 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.64%) ISEB
3 8 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.82%) IIBA
5 3 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.91%) CBAP
7 1 (0.45%) AAT
7 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.45%) QA
2 4 (1.82%) GDPR
3 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.91%) PMO
5 1 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.45%) EMIR
5 1 (0.45%) MiFID
5 1 (0.45%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.09%) Adobe
2 9 (4.09%) Google
3 5 (2.27%) SAP
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle
5 2 (0.91%) Cognos
5 2 (0.91%) HP
5 2 (0.91%) Progress
5 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.45%) Cadence
6 1 (0.45%) hybris
6 1 (0.45%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.45%) Nintex
6 1 (0.45%) Sage
6 1 (0.45%) Siebel
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.45%) Temenos
6 1 (0.45%) Xero