The table below looks at the statistics for IIBA in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
England / North West
Rank 128 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing IIBA 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.027% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £458 £396
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +15.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.39 -
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
494 689 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.82% 18.51% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 353 331
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 48 60
Median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £14.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.90 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing IIBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IIBA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IIBA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IIBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

IIBA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

IIBA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 5 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
IIBA
England

IIBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IIBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for IIBA.

1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
1 7 (77.78%) CBAP
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) RIA
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) BPR
6 1 (11.11%) BPMN
6 1 (11.11%) Confluence
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Documentation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) RIA
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) BPMN
5 1 (11.11%) BPR
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) UML
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CBAP
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft