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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 611 609
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2  
Contract jobs citing CBAP 20 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.024% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £338 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £320 £400
% change year-on-year +27.34% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £34.22

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8372 10714 9436
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.36% 21.60% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5025 6772 5597
Median daily rate £436 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 443 377 473
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CBAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing CBAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
London +10 16 £466 +3.61% 3
South East +16 2 £408 -14.21% 1
South West +4 1 £575 +79.68%
North East - 1 - -
CBAP
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 34 (77.27%) Business Analysis
2 33 (75.00%) ISEB
3 28 (63.64%) IIBA
4 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (38.64%) Use Case
6 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) Degree
8 13 (29.55%) ITIL
8 13 (29.55%) UML
9 12 (27.27%) Finance
9 12 (27.27%) SDLC
10 11 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
11 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
11 10 (22.73%) Six Sigma
12 9 (20.45%) Lean Six Sigma
13 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (18.18%) Swim Lanes
14 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
14 7 (15.91%) Chartered Engineer
14 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
14 7 (15.91%) Publishing
14 7 (15.91%) CITP
14 7 (15.91%) SWOT Analysis
14 7 (15.91%) Asset Management
15 6 (13.64%) JIRA
15 6 (13.64%) Confluence
15 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
16 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
16 4 (9.09%) Kanban

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 6 (13.64%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Workday HCM
2 1 (2.27%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Business Analyst
2 40 (90.91%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Retail Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Workday Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Workday Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) RIA
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
4 1 (2.27%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Business Analysis
2 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) Use Case
4 13 (29.55%) ITIL
4 13 (29.55%) UML
5 12 (27.27%) SDLC
6 11 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
7 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
7 10 (22.73%) Six Sigma
8 9 (20.45%) Lean Six Sigma
9 8 (18.18%) Swim Lanes
10 7 (15.91%) Asset Management
10 7 (15.91%) SWOT Analysis
10 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 4 (9.09%) ERP
11 4 (9.09%) Migration
11 4 (9.09%) Project Management
11 4 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Python
1 2 (4.55%) R
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) ISEB
2 28 (63.64%) IIBA
3 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 14 (31.82%) Degree
5 7 (15.91%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) CITP
5 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
6 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Cognos
2 2 (4.55%) Workday
3 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
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