The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 554 555 561
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing CBAP 26 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.030% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 17
Average daily rate
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£410 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £317 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £578 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £57.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.75 - -
Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10088 8891 9640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.15% 17.74% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5679 4763 4962
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 503 574
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%

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 11 July 2014.

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 25 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 11 July 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
England -1 24 £410 -8.88% 7
South East -5 10 £375 +15.38% 2
London -5 6 £450 -
Hampshire - 6 £388 -
City of London +25 3 £485 +14.11%
West Midlands - 2 £360 -
Scotland - 2 - -
North West -6 1 £328 -32.82% 1
East Midlands - 1 £395 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £395 - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
Buckingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 2
Nottingham - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Bedford - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 49 (92.45%) Business Analysis
2 31 (58.49%) ISEB
3 15 (28.30%) IIBA
4 13 (24.53%) Degree
4 13 (24.53%) Use Case
4 13 (24.53%) ITIL
4 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (20.75%) Finance
6 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
8 8 (15.09%) Business Development
8 8 (15.09%) User Stories
9 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
9 7 (13.21%) UML
9 7 (13.21%) MS Visio
9 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
9 7 (13.21%) Scrum
10 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
10 6 (11.32%) Change Management
10 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
10 6 (11.32%) Internet
10 6 (11.32%) BPMN
10 6 (11.32%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (11.32%) BDD
11 5 (9.43%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (9.43%) eTOM
11 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
11 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
11 5 (9.43%) CRM
12 4 (7.55%) C

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Visio
2 6 (11.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 5 (9.43%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.89%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Military
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (100.00%) Analyst
2 48 (90.57%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Process Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Change Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Payments Business Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Designer
7 1 (1.89%) CRM Business Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.77%) IVR
2 1 (1.89%) Derivative
2 1 (1.89%) SCADA
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Life Science
2 1 (1.89%) Semantic Web
2 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.89%) Linked Data
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (92.45%) Business Analysis
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (24.53%) Use Case
3 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) Business Development
4 8 (15.09%) User Stories
5 7 (13.21%) Scrum
5 7 (13.21%) UML
5 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.32%) Change Management
6 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
6 6 (11.32%) BPMN
6 6 (11.32%) BDD
7 5 (9.43%) eTOM
7 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
7 5 (9.43%) CRM
8 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) ISEB
2 15 (28.30%) IIBA
3 13 (24.53%) Degree
4 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) CITP
6 2 (3.77%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.89%) MBA
7 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) MiFID
1 1 (1.89%) EMIR
1 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Siebel
1 3 (5.66%) HP
1 3 (5.66%) Open Text
2 1 (1.89%) Genesys
2 1 (1.89%) Mercator
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Misys
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