The first table below looks at the demand for CBAP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CBAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 400 411 400
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing CBAP 6 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.041% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.28% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £610
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.54% -5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £57.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3722 3567 3744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.83% 14.70% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2393 2159 2234
Average daily rate £424 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 123 139
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £45.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CBAP
England

CBAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CBAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CBAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CBAP Daily Rate Trend in London

CBAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CBAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

CBAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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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
City of London +15 3 £485 +14.11%
CBAP
England

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) ISEB
3 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (46.67%) User Stories
4 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 5 (33.33%) Use Case
6 4 (26.67%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) Open Text
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) Siebel
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
7 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (20.00%) IIBA
8 2 (13.33%) Decision Table
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) RUP
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
2 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Derivative
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (46.67%) User Stories
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 5 (33.33%) Use Case
6 4 (26.67%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
8 2 (13.33%) Decision Table
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) RUP
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
9 1 (6.67%) BPR
9 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) IIBA
4 1 (6.67%) MBA
4 1 (6.67%) CITP
4 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) MiFID
1 1 (6.67%) EMIR
1 1 (6.67%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Open Text
1 3 (20.00%) Siebel
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Misys