The first table below looks at the demand for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 56 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.57% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £1,000 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.75 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+58.06% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
385 352 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 62.50% 67.82% 62.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 193 210
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £10.76 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Business Transformation
West Midlands

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Transformation across the Birmingham region.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Transformation
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Transformation.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Transformation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing