Period
to 19 May 2019

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 6 months to 19 May 2019 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
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 775 816 753
Rank change year-on-year +41 -63 +68
Contract jobs citing IIBA 34 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.053% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 45
England median daily rate £480 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £366 £344 £363
90th Percentile £568 £525 £595
UK median daily rate £480 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +16.36% -2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
England median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 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 16,029 17,709 17,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.26% 19.06% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,747 10,606 10,643
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £261
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 692 787 870
England median hourly rate £33.20 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.80% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.48 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £33.40 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +39.17% -20.00% -7.69%

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIBA in England

IIBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 May 2019. 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 +42 12 £465 +12.73%
North of England +14 8 £425 +9.68% 1
Midlands +17 5 £525 -
South East +9 5 £575 +27.78%
North West - 5 £450 -
West Midlands +12 4 £525 -
Yorkshire +8 3 £400 +3.23% 1
East of England - 3 £383 -
South West -25 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
IIBA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IIBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for IIBA.

1 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 17 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 16 (47.06%) ISEB
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
5 7 (20.59%) UML
5 7 (20.59%) User Stories
6 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 6 (17.65%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) B2B
6 6 (17.65%) Workshop Facilitation
7 5 (14.71%) Traceability Matrix
7 5 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (14.71%) Business Process Modelling
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Degree
7 5 (14.71%) CBAP
8 4 (11.76%) CITP
8 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (11.76%) Programme Delivery
8 4 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (11.76%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team Management

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:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Automotive
4 2 (5.88%) Billing
4 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Analyst
2 24 (70.59%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Product Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Product Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.88%) Derivative
2 2 (5.88%) Infotainment
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) UML
3 7 (20.59%) User Stories
4 6 (17.65%) B2B
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 6 (17.65%) Workshop Facilitation
5 5 (14.71%) Business Process Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) Traceability Matrix
5 5 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) ISEB
2 5 (14.71%) CBAP
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) CITP
3 4 (11.76%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) GCP
1 1 (2.94%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.94%) Pega
3 1 (2.94%) Remedy
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com