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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 632 615 598
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing CBAP 15 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.032% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 14
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £314 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £555 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £34.22 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.22 £61.25
% change year-on-year
- -44.13%

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
11746 10607 10582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.89% 18.90% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7318 6199 6096
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 451 555 496
Median hourly rate £28.50 £23.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

CBAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CBAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +7 14 £450 +12.50% 5
London +14 9 £450 -10.00% 4
Suffolk - 3 - -
Ipswich - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - - 1
City of London +53 1 £550 - 1
South East +6 1 £475 +55.73%
South West - 1 £320 -
Leatherhead - 1 £475 -
Surrey - 1 £475 -
Wiltshire - 1 £320 -
South Wales - 1 £300 -
Wales - 1 £300 -

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CBAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CBAP.

1 26 (68.42%) Business Analysis
2 21 (55.26%) ISEB
3 17 (44.74%) Project Management
4 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
7 10 (26.32%) Use Case
8 9 (23.68%) IIBA
8 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (21.05%) Six Sigma
10 7 (18.42%) ITIL
10 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Migration
10 7 (18.42%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) Marketing
10 7 (18.42%) Degree
10 7 (18.42%) SDLC
11 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
11 5 (13.16%) Force.com
11 5 (13.16%) Visualforce
11 5 (13.16%) Apex Code
11 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
11 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (13.16%) UML
11 5 (13.16%) CSS
11 5 (13.16%) HTML
11 5 (13.16%) JavaScript

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Force.com
2 4 (10.53%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (5.26%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Analyst
2 31 (81.58%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Business Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Data Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
1 5 (13.16%) Visualforce
2 4 (10.53%) COM
3 2 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.89%) Life Science
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Ontologies
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Business Analysis
2 17 (44.74%) Project Management
3 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
6 10 (26.32%) Use Case
7 8 (21.05%) Six Sigma
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL
8 7 (18.42%) Migration
8 7 (18.42%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) SDLC
9 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
9 5 (13.16%) UML
10 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
10 4 (10.53%) Information Security
10 4 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
10 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
10 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
11 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Apex Code
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) Ruby
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) ISEB
2 9 (23.68%) IIBA
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 4 (10.53%) CISM
4 4 (10.53%) CISSP
5 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) CITP
6 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Conga
2 5 (13.16%) Pardot
2 5 (13.16%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Varonis
5 2 (5.26%) Apttus
5 2 (5.26%) Infor
5 2 (5.26%) Informatica
6 1 (2.63%) HP
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