The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Transformation
Rank 91 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.30% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.38% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate £388 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £441
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.27 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +44.73%
Business Transformation
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1154 1062 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 79.79% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 590 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Drupal
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) FMCG
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) DSDM
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) MS Project
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) HTTP
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Web Content Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Web Content Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Web Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) API Design
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland