The first table below looks at the demand for IIBA in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 24 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 113 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IIBA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% - 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £68.50 - -
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
429 247 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.22% 13.81% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 122 147
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 34
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £65.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
IIBA
England

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IIBA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IIBA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IIBA across the West Midlands region.

IIBA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IIBA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Coventry - - - -
IIBA
England

IIBA
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing IIBA 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 IIBA.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) CBAP
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing IIBA 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 IIBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CBAP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree