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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 616 586 575
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -11
Contract jobs citing IIBA 15 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.041% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 14
Median daily rate £500 £425 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £565 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £400 £372
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.39 £43.43 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.11% -30.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £43.43 £62.50
% change year-on-year
+9.11% -30.51%
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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
10697 9923 9103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.42% 19.23% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6715 5986 5215
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 487 400
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.36 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.22% +17.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IIBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIBA across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

IIBA Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IIBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -8 9 £475 -5.00% 4
South East -3 3 £575 +39.39% 7
North West -11 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IIBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for IIBA.

1 25 (67.57%) Business Analysis
2 19 (51.35%) Degree
3 16 (43.24%) Project Management
3 16 (43.24%) ISEB
4 15 (40.54%) Finance
5 13 (35.14%) MS Visio
5 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
6 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
6 9 (24.32%) CBAP
7 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (18.92%) Use Case
8 7 (18.92%) MS Office
9 6 (16.22%) Migration
9 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
9 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (13.51%) Banking
10 5 (13.51%) SDLC
11 4 (10.81%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
11 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
11 4 (10.81%) UML
11 4 (10.81%) Process Management
11 4 (10.81%) BPR
12 3 (8.11%) Change Management
12 3 (8.11%) SSADM
12 3 (8.11%) DSDM
12 3 (8.11%) MS Project
12 3 (8.11%) ITIL
12 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (8.11%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Visio
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (8.11%) MS Project
5 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Analyst
2 32 (86.49%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Automotive Business Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Telematics
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Business Analysis
2 16 (43.24%) Project Management
3 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.92%) Use Case
6 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) SDLC
8 4 (10.81%) BPR
8 4 (10.81%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) Process Management
8 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
8 4 (10.81%) UML
9 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.11%) Change Management
9 3 (8.11%) DSDM
9 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.11%) ITIL
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.11%) SSADM
10 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
2 16 (43.24%) ISEB
3 9 (24.32%) CBAP
3 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.70%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft