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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 541 521 486
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -35
Contract jobs citing IIBA 16 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.041% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 22
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9340 8325 7316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.11% 18.93% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5504 4589 3894
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 £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 375 511
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 £12.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £41.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 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
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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 -4 9 £513 -6.81%
South East -4 3 £438 +16.66% 2
South West - - - -
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IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (79.41%) Business Analysis
2 19 (55.88%) ISEB
3 16 (47.06%) Finance
4 15 (44.12%) Degree
4 15 (44.12%) Banking
5 13 (38.24%) CBAP
6 11 (32.35%) Project Management
7 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
7 8 (23.53%) Corporate Banking
8 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) Migration
9 6 (17.65%) Change Management
9 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
10 5 (14.71%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (14.71%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (14.71%) Scrum
10 5 (14.71%) Retail
11 4 (11.76%) Use Case
11 4 (11.76%) Six Sigma
11 4 (11.76%) SAP
11 4 (11.76%) UNIX
12 3 (8.82%) Windows
12 3 (8.82%) Linux
12 3 (8.82%) ITIL
12 3 (8.82%) VBA
12 3 (8.82%) LDAP
12 3 (8.82%) SharePoint

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Banking
3 8 (23.53%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Retail
5 2 (5.88%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Analyst
2 32 (94.12%) Business Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Database Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.82%) Market Risk
3 3 (8.82%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Business Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (14.71%) Physical Data Model
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Use Case
7 4 (11.76%) Six Sigma
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security
8 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.82%) Business Development
9 2 (5.88%) Stress Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) ISEB
2 15 (44.12%) Degree
3 13 (38.24%) CBAP
4 3 (8.82%) MBA
4 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Guidewire
2 2 (5.88%) Misys
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Mantas
3 1 (2.94%) Actimize