The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for IIBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 163 146
Contract jobs citing IIBA 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £575 £400
% change year-on-year -26.08% +43.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £47.39 £43.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.39 £43.43
% change year-on-year - +9.11%  

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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 532 772 768
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 18.05% 20.58% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 433 368
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 77
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +96.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.53 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.39 £48.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

IIBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIBA in the North West

IIBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIBA in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North West region with a requirement for IIBA.

1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) CBAP
2 7 (87.50%) Business Process Modelling
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Use Case
5 2 (25.00%) RIA
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

IIBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Documentation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (62.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CBAP
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared