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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 617 611 602
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing IIBA 24 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.042% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 10
Median daily rate £450 £431 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £301 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.37% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.39 - £68.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 - £68.50

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
11853 11084 10897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.26% 19.54% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7446 6263 6187
Median daily rate £400 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 558 555
Median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 2 May 2016.

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 21 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 2 May 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 +1 22 £450 +5.88% 9
London -29 10 £450 -5.26% 4
East of England - 5 £458 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £458 -
Cambridge - 4 £458 -
South East -13 3 £375 -6.25% 5
Yorkshire +5 2 £310 +55.00%
South Yorkshire -2 2 £310 +55.00%
North West -4 2 - -
Sheffield -16 2 £310 +55.00%
Cumbria - 2 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Edinburgh -10 1 £550 - 1
Scotland -18 1 £550 - 1
Crawley - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £375 - 3
Berkshire - 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 - 3
West Sussex - 1 - -

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 25 (73.53%) Business Analysis
2 20 (58.82%) Project Management
3 17 (50.00%) Degree
4 16 (47.06%) ISEB
5 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (38.24%) MS Visio
7 12 (35.29%) Finance
8 11 (32.35%) Use Case
9 9 (26.47%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
10 8 (23.53%) Migration
10 8 (23.53%) CBAP
11 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.65%) Validation
11 6 (17.65%) MS Project
11 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.76%) CRM
13 4 (11.76%) MS Office
13 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
13 4 (11.76%) Advertising
13 4 (11.76%) Contact Management
13 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
13 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (11.76%) Data Quality
13 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Visio
2 9 (26.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 6 (17.65%) MS Project
4 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Aligne
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Advertising
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Law
3 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Analyst
2 31 (91.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Business Development Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Development Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Business Analysis
2 20 (58.82%) Project Management
3 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (32.35%) Use Case
5 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
6 8 (23.53%) Migration
7 6 (17.65%) Validation
8 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.76%) Contact Management
9 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
9 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (8.82%) Change Management
10 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
10 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 16 (47.06%) ISEB
3 8 (23.53%) CBAP
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) FATCA
2 1 (2.94%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
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