Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 166 187
Rank change year-on-year +35 +21 -29
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Business Analyst 53 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.19% 0.75% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.78% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +15.86% -3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £263
90th Percentile £475 £488 £411
England median daily rate £430 £425 £428
% change year-on-year +1.18% -0.58% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00
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 Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4288 5241 5815
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.17% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 3361 3873
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 200 316
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.49 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.63 £28.88
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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Agile Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Business Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Business Analyst in Yorkshire

Agile Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +21 39 £401 -5.59% 4
South Yorkshire +17 7 £375 -13.29%
North Yorkshire - 2 £250 -
Agile Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region featuring Agile Business Analyst in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Scrum
3 19 (35.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
4 15 (28.30%) User Stories
5 14 (26.42%) JIRA
5 14 (26.42%) Project Management
6 13 (24.53%) Confluence
7 12 (22.64%) Kanban
8 11 (20.75%) Acceptance Criteria
9 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 8 (15.09%) SDLC
10 7 (13.21%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 7 (13.21%) Slack
10 7 (13.21%) Trello
10 7 (13.21%) Software Delivery
10 7 (13.21%) Finance
11 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
11 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.43%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (9.43%) BDD
12 5 (9.43%) Open Source
12 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
12 5 (9.43%) NHS
13 4 (7.55%) Web Services
13 4 (7.55%) DSDM
13 4 (7.55%) QA
13 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared

Agile Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 13 (24.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Slack
1 7 (13.21%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) JIRA
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Games
5 1 (1.89%) iGaming
5 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) NHS
3 4 (7.55%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Scrum
3 19 (35.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
4 15 (28.30%) User Stories
5 14 (26.42%) Project Management
6 12 (22.64%) Kanban
7 11 (20.75%) Acceptance Criteria
8 8 (15.09%) SDLC
8 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 7 (13.21%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (13.21%) Software Delivery
9 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (9.43%) BDD
10 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (9.43%) Open Source
10 5 (9.43%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (7.55%) Business Transformation
11 4 (7.55%) DSDM
11 4 (7.55%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) IIBA
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Progress
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft