The table below looks at the statistics for IIBA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
Rank 559 610 606
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -4
Contract jobs citing IIBA 27 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.023% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 12
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £175 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £465 £550
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 across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9267 11022 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.80% 21.26% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5970 6816 6054
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 454 504
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.40 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IIBA
Daily Rate Trend

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

IIBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IIBA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IIBA within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

IIBA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IIBA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IIBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IIBA
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +68 27 £413 +10.00% 4
London +25 10 £406 +132.14% 2
North West +36 6 - -
Lancashire - 5 - -
South West - 5 £413 -
Wiltshire - 4 £413 -
Swindon - 4 £413 -
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
Northampton - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
South East +19 2 £513 +36.66% 1
City of London +9 2 £450 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +21 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £525 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £525 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for IIBA.

1 40 (74.07%) Business Analysis
2 31 (57.41%) ISEB
3 27 (50.00%) CBAP
4 18 (33.33%) Finance
5 17 (31.48%) Security Cleared
6 16 (29.63%) Degree
7 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 13 (24.07%) BPMN
8 13 (24.07%) Use Case
8 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 10 (18.52%) JIRA
10 10 (18.52%) Confluence
11 9 (16.67%) Project Management
11 9 (16.67%) Banking
11 9 (16.67%) Retail
12 8 (14.81%) Business Transformation
13 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
13 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
13 7 (12.96%) CISA
13 7 (12.96%) CISSP
13 7 (12.96%) MS Office
14 6 (11.11%) UML
14 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 6 (11.11%) Scrum
14 6 (11.11%) Risk Management
15 5 (9.26%) Information Security
15 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
15 5 (9.26%) MS Visio

IIBA
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.52%) Confluence
2 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.85%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Big Data
1 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) JIRA
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
2 9 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Front Office
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Business Analyst
2 45 (83.33%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Business Transformation Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Transformation Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Information Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Retail Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Documentation Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.70%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.70%) RIA
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Equities
4 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Business Analysis
2 13 (24.07%) BPMN
2 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (24.07%) Use Case
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 9 (16.67%) Project Management
5 8 (14.81%) Business Transformation
6 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.11%) Scrum
7 6 (11.11%) UML
8 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.26%) Information Security
8 5 (9.26%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (9.26%) SDLC
9 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
9 4 (7.41%) Change Management
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL
10 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) Python
1 2 (3.70%) R
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (57.41%) ISEB
2 27 (50.00%) CBAP
3 17 (31.48%) Security Cleared
4 16 (29.63%) Degree
5 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) CISA
6 7 (12.96%) CISSP
6 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) AAT
7 1 (1.85%) ACCA
7 1 (1.85%) CIMA
7 1 (1.85%) CITP
7 1 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.85%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) CA
2 3 (5.56%) Sage
3 2 (3.70%) Epicor
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Infor
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Workday
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