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 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)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 408 418 427
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9  
Contract jobs citing CBAP 16 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.077% 0.041% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
Median daily rate £466 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £378 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £320 £400
% change year-on-year +27.34% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3432 3693 3573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.49% 16.96% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 2560 2300
Median daily rate £475 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 43 91
Median hourly rate £18.85 £18.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.89% -24.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
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 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 27 June 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 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
City of London +2 4 - -
CBAP
England

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 London region with a requirement for CBAP.

1 20 (76.92%) Business Analysis
2 18 (69.23%) ISEB
3 16 (61.54%) IIBA
4 13 (50.00%) UML
4 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (46.15%) Use Case
6 11 (42.31%) Degree
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) SDLC
7 10 (38.46%) Six Sigma
7 10 (38.46%) ITIL
8 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
8 9 (34.62%) Lean Six Sigma
8 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (30.77%) Swim Lanes
9 8 (30.77%) Finance
10 7 (26.92%) CITP
10 7 (26.92%) SWOT Analysis
10 7 (26.92%) Chartered Engineer
10 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
11 6 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (19.23%) Publishing
13 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
13 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
13 4 (15.38%) JIRA
13 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
13 4 (15.38%) Confluence
13 4 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
13 4 (15.38%) Wireframes

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 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Analyst
1 24 (92.31%) Business Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Solution Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Publishing Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) UML Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
4 1 (3.85%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Business Analysis
2 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (50.00%) UML
3 12 (46.15%) Use Case
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) SDLC
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) Six Sigma
6 9 (34.62%) Lean Six Sigma
6 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
7 8 (30.77%) Swim Lanes
8 7 (26.92%) SWOT Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
10 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
10 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (15.38%) Wireframes
11 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (11.54%) Project Management
11 3 (11.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) R
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) ISEB
2 16 (61.54%) IIBA
3 11 (42.31%) Degree
4 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) CITP
5 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow