The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CBAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 April 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 / South East
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 271 256
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15  
Contract jobs citing CBAP 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.048% 0.051% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £425 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +63.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £458 £400
% change year-on-year +9.28% +14.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 - -

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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2224 2704 2628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.88% 27.80% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1294 1681 1410
Median daily rate £411 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 84 121
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.26 £47.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

CBAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

CBAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CBAP in the South East

CBAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CBAP in the South East over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CBAP in the South East

CBAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CBAP in the South East

CBAP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Surrey +6 2 £525 +23.52%
Berkshire +21 1 £305 -
Kent - 1 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
CBAP
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 South East region with a requirement for CBAP.

1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Workday HCM
2 2 (50.00%) Workday
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) IIBA
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

CBAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Workday HCM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Workday Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Workday Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SSADM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Workday
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft