Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CBAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 803 810 842
Rank change year-on-year +7 +32 -49
Contract jobs citing CBAP 43 54 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.055% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 23
England median daily rate £463 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £236 £325 £319
90th Percentile £533 £513 £605
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
England median hourly rate - £56.50 £34.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +65.13% -37.79%
UK median hourly rate - £56.50 £34.22
% change year-on-year - +65.13% -37.79%

CBAP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17761 20221 20833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 20.55% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10896 12588 12660
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 841 780 1002
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.83 £49.19
UK median hourly rate £26.55 £26.00 £24.27
% change year-on-year +2.13% +7.12% +27.75%

CBAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CBAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CBAP in England

CBAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CBAP in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for CBAP in England

CBAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CBAP in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CBAP in England

CBAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CBAP in England

CBAP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 31 £483 +3.21%
East of England -21 6 £444 -4.57%
Midlands +27 4 £223 -53.16%
East Midlands +3 4 £223 -53.16%
North of England +61 2 £459 -5.90%
Yorkshire +31 2 £459 -5.90%
CBAP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for CBAP.

1 32 (74.42%) Business Analysis
2 31 (72.09%) IIBA
3 26 (60.47%) ISEB
4 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
6 13 (30.23%) BPMN
6 13 (30.23%) Degree
6 13 (30.23%) UML
7 12 (27.91%) Six Sigma
8 11 (25.58%) Use Case
8 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
9 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (20.93%) ITIL
10 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
10 9 (20.93%) Lean Six Sigma
10 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
10 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
11 8 (18.60%) Migration
11 8 (18.60%) SDLC
11 8 (18.60%) Business Process Modelling
12 7 (16.28%) Swim Lanes
12 7 (16.28%) Feasibility Study
12 7 (16.28%) Creative Thinking
12 7 (16.28%) Change Management
12 7 (16.28%) Finance
12 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
12 7 (16.28%) SWOT Analysis
13 6 (13.95%) Business Transformation
13 6 (13.95%) Chartered Engineer

CBAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.65%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (4.65%) Lawson
1 2 (4.65%) NetSuite
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Business One
1 2 (4.65%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Analyst
2 42 (97.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) ERP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) PMI
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) iSeries
4 2 (4.65%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Business Analysis
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) BPMN
3 13 (30.23%) UML
4 12 (27.91%) Six Sigma
5 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (25.58%) Use Case
6 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
7 9 (20.93%) ITIL
7 9 (20.93%) Lean Six Sigma
7 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
8 8 (18.60%) Business Process Modelling
8 8 (18.60%) Migration
8 8 (18.60%) SDLC
9 7 (16.28%) Change Management
9 7 (16.28%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (16.28%) Feasibility Study
9 7 (16.28%) Swim Lanes
9 7 (16.28%) SWOT Analysis
10 6 (13.95%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) RPG
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) IIBA
2 26 (60.47%) ISEB
3 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
4 13 (30.23%) Degree
5 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
6 6 (13.95%) Chartered Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) CITP
7 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.98%) Master's Degree
8 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) GDPR
1 1 (2.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) Baan
3 2 (4.65%) CODA
3 2 (4.65%) Epicor
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) Infor
3 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (4.65%) Sage