The table below looks at the statistics for IIBA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 402 412 400
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing IIBA 9 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.052% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.35% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £555 £580
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.42% -4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £487 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £600 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £368 £423
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.75 - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3687 3720 3779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.48% 14.82% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2358 2331 2241
Average daily rate £425 £420 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 105 147
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.65 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

IIBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IIBA Daily Rate Trend in London

IIBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIBA across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

IIBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

IIBA
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 IIBA within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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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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
City of London +32 4 £335 -33.82%
Bromley - - - -
IIBA
England

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (90.91%) Business Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) ISEB
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (45.45%) Banking
5 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (31.82%) UML
5 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) BPMN
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) RUP
7 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 4 (18.18%) Use Case
7 4 (18.18%) CBAP
8 3 (13.64%) EMIR
8 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.64%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Workflow
8 3 (13.64%) Retail
8 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 3 (13.64%) IIS
8 3 (13.64%) MS Office
8 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
9 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
9 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 22 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CGI
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSD
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
1 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
1 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
1 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
1 1 (4.55%) Derivative
1 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Business Analysis
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (31.82%) UML
3 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) BPMN
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) RUP
4 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 4 (18.18%) Use Case
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Workflow
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) BPR
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) XPath
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) ISEB
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) CBAP
4 2 (9.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) EMIR
2 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (4.55%) Basel III
2 1 (4.55%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Open Text
1 1 (4.55%) Metastorm
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Misys