The table below looks at the statistics for CBAP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CBAP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 539 525 507
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing CBAP 18 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.031% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 12
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £325
% change year-on-year
- +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CBAP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9173 8436 7387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.12% 18.92% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5411 4650 3941
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 380 526
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.02 £40.00 £44.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

CBAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CBAP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CBAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CBAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CBAP across the England region.

CBAP Daily Rate Trend in England

CBAP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CBAP across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

CBAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

CBAP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CBAP across the England region.

CBAP Hourly Rate Trend in England

CBAP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 11 £500 -9.09% 1
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
CBAP
UK

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CBAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CBAP.

1 34 (79.07%) Business Analysis
2 27 (62.79%) ISEB
3 18 (41.86%) Finance
4 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (30.23%) IIBA
5 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Banking
6 10 (23.26%) ITIL
6 10 (23.26%) Degree
7 9 (20.93%) Use Case
7 9 (20.93%) Radio Access Network
7 9 (20.93%) eTOM
8 7 (16.28%) UML
8 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.95%) User Stories
10 5 (11.63%) Scrum
10 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.30%) Requirements Management
11 4 (9.30%) Legal
11 4 (9.30%) Change Management
12 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
12 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
12 3 (6.98%) MBA
12 3 (6.98%) Retail
12 3 (6.98%) CRM
12 3 (6.98%) Siebel
12 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
12 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
12 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CBAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CBAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Drupal
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) SPSS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Legal
4 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Analyst
2 42 (97.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Business Process Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Process Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) UML Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) CGI
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.33%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Business Analysis
2 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 9 (20.93%) Use Case
5 9 (20.93%) eTOM
6 7 (16.28%) UML
7 6 (13.95%) User Stories
8 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.30%) Requirements Management
9 4 (9.30%) Change Management
10 3 (6.98%) CRM
10 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
10 3 (6.98%) Business Development
10 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
1 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) ISEB
2 13 (30.23%) IIBA
3 10 (23.26%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) MBA
5 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Siebel
2 2 (4.65%) Misys
2 2 (4.65%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) TSYS