The table below looks at the statistics for CBAP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CBAP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 578 572 530
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -42
Contract jobs citing CBAP 16 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.051% 0.060%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £483 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10772 10777 8865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.33% 19.52% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6112 6123 4725
Average daily rate £390 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 535 480
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £51.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

CBAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CBAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CBAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CBAP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CBAP within the UK.

CBAP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CBAP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CBAP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CBAP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CBAP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CBAP within the UK.

CBAP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CBAP
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
England -11 16 £425 +9.67% 7
London +3 8 £425 +13.33% 4
Berkshire -5 5 £260 -
South East -12 5 £260 -38.82% 1
Sheffield - 2 £463 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £463 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £463 - 1
City of London +13 1 - - 2
Lancashire +6 1 - -
North West -20 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £260 -

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 28 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 22 (61.11%) ISEB
3 13 (36.11%) Finance
4 12 (33.33%) Use Case
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) Banking
5 10 (27.78%) UML
6 9 (25.00%) ITIL
6 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 8 (22.22%) IIBA
7 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.89%) eTOM
8 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.89%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (11.11%) User Stories
9 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL V2
9 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (11.11%) Degree
10 3 (8.33%) JIRA
10 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
10 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Network Security
10 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.33%) Decision Table
10 3 (8.33%) Retail
10 3 (8.33%) SOA
10 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
10 3 (8.33%) HP

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (2.78%) Drupal
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Business Analyst
1 34 (94.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Business Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) UML Business Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Process Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Life Science
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 12 (33.33%) Use Case
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) UML
4 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.89%) eTOM
6 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.11%) User Stories
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL V2
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.33%) Decision Table
8 3 (8.33%) SOA
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) ISEB
2 8 (22.22%) IIBA
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) HP
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) Siebel
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) Misys
2 1 (2.78%) Lotus
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