Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for IIBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 379 355 383
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28 +8
Contract jobs citing IIBA 11 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.066% 0.063% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.26% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - +16.92%
10th Percentile £425 £383 £384
90th Percentile £525 £540 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £60.00
England median hourly rate £68.83 £47.39 £47.39
% change year-on-year +45.24% - +9.12%

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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,725 3,855 4,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.48% 24.17% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,047 2,152 3,018
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £248 £257
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £428 £415
% change year-on-year +5.14% +3.13% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 243 186
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £24.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -17.63% +0.66%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £11.53
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £50.63
England median hourly rate £22.93 £28.35 £26.50
% change year-on-year -19.10% +6.96% +17.78%

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IIBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for IIBA in the South East

IIBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IIBA in the South East

IIBA
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 IIBA in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IIBA in the South East

IIBA
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 IIBA within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Oxfordshire +1 5 £450 -18.18%
Thames Valley -1 5 £450 -5.26%
East Sussex - 3 £500 -
Hampshire -16 2 - -
West Sussex -5 1 £450 -5.26% 1
IIBA
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IIBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for IIBA.

1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
1 8 (72.73%) Business Analysis
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 5 (45.45%) CBAP
4 5 (45.45%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Validation
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) ITSM
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Use Case
6 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 3 (27.27%) Conceptual Models
6 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Product Management
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
7 2 (18.18%) Kanban
7 2 (18.18%) Quote-to-Cash
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC

IIBA
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 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business IT Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) IT Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Analysis
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 5 (45.45%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 3 (27.27%) Conceptual Models
6 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) ITSM
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Use Case
6 3 (27.27%) Validation
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
7 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 2 (18.18%) Kanban
7 2 (18.18%) Product Management
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
2 5 (45.45%) CBAP
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR