The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CBAP 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.

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 418 405
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13  
Contract jobs citing CBAP 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.036% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Median daily rate £438 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £403 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £454 -
% change year-on-year +10.19% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3355 3870 3617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.21% 17.35% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2274 2732 2371
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 49 88
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

CBAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CBAP in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CBAP in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CBAP in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the London 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
City of London -6 3 £475 +5.55%
CBAP
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for CBAP.

1 30 (88.24%) Business Analysis
2 19 (55.88%) ISEB
3 17 (50.00%) IIBA
4 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 15 (44.12%) DV Cleared
5 15 (44.12%) Six Sigma
6 14 (41.18%) Use Case
7 13 (38.24%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (35.29%) UML
8 12 (35.29%) ITIL
8 12 (35.29%) PRINCE2
9 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (29.41%) BPMN
10 10 (29.41%) SWOT Analysis
10 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (29.41%) Swim Lanes
11 9 (26.47%) CITP
11 9 (26.47%) Chartered Engineer
11 9 (26.47%) Finance
11 9 (26.47%) Project Management
12 8 (23.53%) Degree
13 6 (17.65%) Business Process Analysis
14 5 (14.71%) Customer Requirements
14 5 (14.71%) SDLC
14 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
14 5 (14.71%) Retail
14 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
15 4 (11.76%) C

CBAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Force.com
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Business Analyst
2 31 (91.18%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Transformation Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Information Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Publishing Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) UML Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) COM
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
1 1 (2.94%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Market Risk
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Business Analysis
2 15 (44.12%) Six Sigma
3 14 (41.18%) Use Case
4 13 (38.24%) Lean Six Sigma
4 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (35.29%) ITIL
5 12 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 12 (35.29%) UML
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (29.41%) BPMN
7 10 (29.41%) Swim Lanes
7 10 (29.41%) SWOT Analysis
8 9 (26.47%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) Business Process Analysis
10 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
10 5 (14.71%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (14.71%) SDLC
10 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (11.76%) Migration
12 3 (8.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
2 2 (5.88%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) R
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) ISEB
2 17 (50.00%) IIBA
3 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 15 (44.12%) DV Cleared
5 9 (26.47%) Chartered Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) CITP
6 8 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (5.88%) CISM
9 2 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Varonis
2 1 (2.94%) Apttus
2 1 (2.94%) Conga
2 1 (2.94%) Informatica
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Pardot
2 1 (2.94%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Symantec