The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for IIBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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)
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 429 407
Rank change year-on-year +44 -22  
Contract jobs citing IIBA 15 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.022% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 10
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £175 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £465 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £458 £406
% change year-on-year -7.86% +12.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3372 3888 3607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.11% 17.23% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2293 2752 2365
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 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 53 87
Median hourly rate £38.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

IIBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIBA in London

IIBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IIBA in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IIBA in London

IIBA
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 IIBA within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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 - 1 £500 -
IIBA
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for IIBA.

1 27 (79.41%) Business Analysis
2 19 (55.88%) CBAP
3 12 (35.29%) Degree
3 12 (35.29%) ISEB
4 11 (32.35%) BPMN
5 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 10 (29.41%) Finance
6 8 (23.53%) Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 8 (23.53%) Use Case
6 8 (23.53%) Business Transformation
7 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
7 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (20.59%) Banking
8 6 (17.65%) Retail
8 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
9 5 (14.71%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (14.71%) JIRA
9 5 (14.71%) QA
9 5 (14.71%) Confluence
9 5 (14.71%) UML
9 5 (14.71%) MS Office
9 5 (14.71%) CISSP
9 5 (14.71%) Information Security
9 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
9 5 (14.71%) CISA
9 5 (14.71%) Management Information System

IIBA
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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) Confluence
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
3 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LDAP
1 2 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (8.82%) Publishing
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Front Office
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Business Analyst
2 29 (85.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Transformation Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Retail Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) PMO Manager
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Information Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Business Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) BPMN
3 8 (23.53%) Business Transformation
3 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Use Case
4 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) SDLC
6 5 (14.71%) Business Process Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) Information Security
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) UML
7 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (8.82%) Coaching
8 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (8.82%) Programme Governance
8 3 (8.82%) Prototyping
8 3 (8.82%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Python
1 2 (5.88%) R
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) CBAP
2 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) ISEB
3 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) CISA
6 5 (14.71%) CISSP
7 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) PMO
3 1 (2.94%) MiFID
3 1 (2.94%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) CA
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle