The median contractor rate for a Agile Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 30 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.

Agile Business Analyst
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 228 228
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 19 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 32
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £349 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £481 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.09%  
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7452 8948 9294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.08% 95.15% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4229 5474 4992
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 383 458
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +5.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Agile Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in the South East

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in the South East

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Business Analyst in the South East

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in the South East

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Surrey +3 6 £450 +5.88% 6
Oxfordshire - 4 £544 - 2
Hampshire +11 3 £475 +26.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 3 - - 3
Berkshire +20 2 £326 -11.82% 2
West Sussex +3 1 £390 -15.67%
Agile Business Analyst
England

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) User Stories
4 11 (36.67%) Business Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Degree
6 7 (23.33%) JIRA
6 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) User Experience
7 4 (13.33%) Wireframes
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) ISEB
8 3 (10.00%) Use Case
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (6.67%) Confluence
9 2 (6.67%) Microservices
9 2 (6.67%) Business Process Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) BPMN
9 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Advertising
9 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.67%) Java
9 2 (6.67%) UML

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) User Stories
4 11 (36.67%) Business Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Wireframes
8 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (10.00%) Use Case
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.67%) BPMN
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) TDD
9 2 (6.67%) UML
9 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) GDPR
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.33%) Casewise
1 1 (3.33%) hybris
1 1 (3.33%) IBM
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
Buckinghamshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago