The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IIBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 595 589
Rank change year-on-year +42 -6  
Contract jobs citing IIBA 30 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.072% 0.038% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 11
Median daily rate £413 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £175 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £458 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £458 £413
% change year-on-year -18.03% +10.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 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% -  

IIBA 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 8586 10313 9835
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.64% 20.88% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5421 6523 5665
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 374 443
Median hourly rate £30.94 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.60% +55.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IIBA in England

IIBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIBA in England

IIBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIBA in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIBA in England

IIBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIBA in England

IIBA
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 IIBA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 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 +32 13 £425 -5.55%
North West +34 8 - - 1
South West - 3 £415 -
Yorkshire +17 2 £375 +20.96% 1
South East +11 2 £550 +46.66%
East Midlands - 2 - -
IIBA
UK

IIBA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for IIBA.

1 48 (77.42%) Business Analysis
2 36 (58.06%) ISEB
3 30 (48.39%) CBAP
4 20 (32.26%) Finance
5 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
7 15 (24.19%) Use Case
7 15 (24.19%) Degree
8 13 (20.97%) JIRA
8 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
8 13 (20.97%) BPMN
8 13 (20.97%) Confluence
8 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
9 12 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (17.74%) Retail
10 11 (17.74%) Business Process Modelling
11 10 (16.13%) SDLC
11 10 (16.13%) CISA
11 10 (16.13%) CISSP
12 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
12 9 (14.52%) Waterfall
13 8 (12.90%) Information Security
13 8 (12.90%) Banking
13 8 (12.90%) Scrum
13 8 (12.90%) Project Management
13 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
14 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
15 6 (9.68%) MS Visio
15 6 (9.68%) MS Office
15 6 (9.68%) UML

IIBA
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 13 (20.97%) Confluence
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
1 6 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.61%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.61%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) DMZ
2 2 (3.23%) LDAP
2 2 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) JIRA
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Retail
3 8 (12.90%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Front Office
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (91.94%) Business Analyst
2 53 (85.48%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Security Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Information Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Retail Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Transformation Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Business Information Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) PMO Manager
7 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) PMI
3 2 (3.23%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.23%) RIA
3 2 (3.23%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (77.42%) Business Analysis
2 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.19%) Use Case
4 13 (20.97%) BPMN
4 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
5 12 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (17.74%) Business Process Modelling
7 10 (16.13%) SDLC
8 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
8 9 (14.52%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
9 8 (12.90%) Information Security
9 8 (12.90%) Project Management
9 8 (12.90%) Scrum
10 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
10 6 (9.68%) UML
11 5 (8.06%) Change Management
12 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
12 4 (6.45%) Demand Management
12 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Python
1 2 (3.23%) R
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (58.06%) ISEB
2 30 (48.39%) CBAP
3 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
4 15 (24.19%) Degree
5 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
6 10 (16.13%) CISA
6 10 (16.13%) CISSP
7 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.61%) AAT
9 1 (1.61%) ACCA
9 1 (1.61%) CIMA
9 1 (1.61%) CITP
9 1 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) PMO
3 2 (3.23%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.61%) GDPR
4 1 (1.61%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) CA
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Infor
4 1 (1.61%) Sage
4 1 (1.61%) Workday
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