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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 411 402 372
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Contract jobs citing IIBA 8 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.068% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.45% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 18
Average daily rate
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£415 £443 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% +7.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £370 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 -
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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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3899 3741 3371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.31% 14.97% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2426 2142
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 89 108
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £47.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

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
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 21 November 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 +5 4 £444 -19.31%
Docklands, London - - - -
Bromley - - - -
IIBA
England

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (76.47%) Business Analysis
2 12 (70.59%) Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (41.18%) ISEB
4 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
5 6 (35.29%) Retail
6 5 (29.41%) Change Management
6 5 (29.41%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (23.53%) CBAP
7 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) MBA
7 4 (23.53%) Migration
8 3 (17.65%) Information Security
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) LDAP
8 3 (17.65%) VBA
8 3 (17.65%) CGI
8 3 (17.65%) Misys
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
8 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (17.65%) Business Development
8 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 12 (70.59%) Banking
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 17 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Business Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Business Development
6 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (11.76%) Use Case
7 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
8 1 (5.88%) BPR
8 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) ISEB
3 4 (23.53%) MBA
3 4 (23.53%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Misys
2 1 (5.88%) Mantas
2 1 (5.88%) Actimize
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle