The table below looks at the statistics for IIBA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 241 235 254
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing IIBA 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.056% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.24% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
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£438 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +18.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £368 £423
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.75 £70.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.78% -
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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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2355 2105 2329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.33% 23.76% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1089 1060
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 112 156
Average hourly rate £19.46 £18.28 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -33.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.93 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IIBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IIBA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IIBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

IIBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IIBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IIBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IIBA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
West Sussex -2 1 £400 +12.67% 1
Berkshire - 1 £335 -
Middlesex - - - -
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England

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (92.86%) ISEB
2 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 5 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
6 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) CBAP
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Guidewire
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) B2C
8 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
8 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
8 1 (7.14%) Change Management
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 11 (78.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
1 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Use Case
3 5 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) B2C
7 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) CBAP
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Guidewire