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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 402 376 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing CBAP 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.009% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.060% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £522 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £313 £319
% change year-on-year
+48.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4026 3332 3939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.62% 15.41% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2690 2001 2314
Average daily rate £410 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 111 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.79 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CBAP across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CBAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 6 £375 - 1
CBAP
England

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (55.00%) ISEB
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) Internet
5 7 (35.00%) Banking
5 7 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (35.00%) BDD
5 7 (35.00%) User Stories
6 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (30.00%) Use Case
6 6 (30.00%) IIBA
6 6 (30.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (25.00%) Six Sigma
7 5 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (25.00%) Derivative
8 4 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (20.00%) CITP
8 4 (20.00%) SWOT Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
8 4 (20.00%) Change Management
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 20 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modeller
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) FpML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (25.00%) Derivative
2 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.00%) Wiki
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) User Stories
5 6 (30.00%) Use Case
5 6 (30.00%) UML
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (25.00%) Six Sigma
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) SWOT Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
9 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
9 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
9 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) IIBA
4 4 (20.00%) CITP
4 4 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) EMIR
2 1 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (5.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft