Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 214 242
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 -48
Contract jobs citing IIBA 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.058% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
North West median daily rate £405 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.62% -23.53% -0.76%
10th Percentile £390 £325 £413
90th Percentile £420 £325 £438
England median daily rate £448 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.29% - +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
North West median hourly rate £42.45 £47.71 £43.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.04% +9.85% -6.60%
England median hourly rate £42.45 £50.36 £34.22
% change year-on-year -15.71% +47.17% -37.51%

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 989 1267 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.32% 18.47% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 748 952
North West median daily rate £400 £421 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.04% +5.31% +7.24%
10th Percentile £200 £229 £253
90th Percentile £550 £597 £575
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 57 108
North West median hourly rate £38.88 £27.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.36% -9.90% +52.60%
10th Percentile £14.62 £12.13 £15.31
90th Percentile £53.60 £53.20 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing IIBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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

IIBA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Cumbria -4 3 - -
Manchester - 1 £405 -
IIBA
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (75.00%) Process Management
1 3 (75.00%) BPR
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Essbase
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Essbase
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BPR
1 3 (75.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle