The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 90 83
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 3 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.62% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.65% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
Median daily rate £400 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £324 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £514 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -0.90% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1311 1688 1428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.64% 94.94% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2413 3655 3033
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £552 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 140 233
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.79 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.36% -7.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.27 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £30.25 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in Manchester

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in Manchester

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Linked Data
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) OOD

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Linked Data
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
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