The table below looks at the statistics for IIBA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 600 596 563
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -33
Contract jobs citing IIBA 22 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.043% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 10
Average daily rate £450 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £297 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £458 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.37% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.39 - £68.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.39 - £68.50
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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
10750 10035 9772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.98% 19.49% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6844 5752 5648
Average daily rate £405 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 488 497
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

IIBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IIBA Daily Rate Trend in England

IIBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIBA across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IIBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

IIBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IIBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

IIBA
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 IIBA within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 -22 10 £450 -5.26% 4
East of England - 5 £458 -
South East -16 3 £375 -6.25% 5
Yorkshire +2 2 £310 +55.00%
North West -11 2 - -
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IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IIBA 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 IIBA.

1 23 (74.19%) Business Analysis
2 20 (64.52%) Project Management
3 16 (51.61%) Degree
4 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (41.94%) MS Visio
5 13 (41.94%) ISEB
6 10 (32.26%) Finance
6 10 (32.26%) Use Case
7 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
8 8 (25.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (25.81%) Migration
9 7 (22.58%) CBAP
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (19.35%) Validation
10 6 (19.35%) MS Project
10 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 4 (12.90%) CRM
11 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.90%) MS Office
11 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
11 4 (12.90%) Contact Management
11 4 (12.90%) Advertising
11 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
11 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
11 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IIBA 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 IIBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Visio
2 8 (25.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 6 (19.35%) MS Project
4 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Aligne
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Advertising
3 3 (9.68%) Law
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Analyst
2 29 (93.55%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Project Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Business Analysis
2 20 (64.52%) Project Management
3 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (32.26%) Use Case
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
6 8 (25.81%) Migration
7 6 (19.35%) Validation
8 4 (12.90%) Contact Management
8 4 (12.90%) CRM
8 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (9.68%) DSDM
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) SSADM
9 3 (9.68%) UML
9 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 13 (41.94%) ISEB
3 7 (22.58%) CBAP
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) FATCA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
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