The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Edinburgh 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 73 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.49% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.68% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 £20.25 - £27.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 730 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.36% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 355 333
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £33.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Transformation
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 21 (75.00%) Project Management
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 14 (50.00%) Linux
5 13 (46.43%) HTTP
6 12 (42.86%) XML
6 12 (42.86%) Release Management
7 10 (35.71%) Finance
8 8 (28.57%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) FMCG
8 8 (28.57%) Retail
8 8 (28.57%) JSON
9 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) HTML
9 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (25.00%) CSS3
9 7 (25.00%) HTML5
9 7 (25.00%) Web Development
10 6 (21.43%) Mac OS X
10 6 (21.43%) SOAP
10 6 (21.43%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) Java
12 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (14.29%) Dependency Management
12 4 (14.29%) Open Source
12 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 4 (14.29%) SSL
12 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) HTTP
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) SSL
2 4 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Business Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Business Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Change Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Change Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Business Change Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Business Change Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Business Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Strategy Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Web Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) XML
2 8 (28.57%) JSON
3 7 (25.00%) HTML5
3 7 (25.00%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) CSS
3 7 (25.00%) CSS3
4 6 (21.43%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) FMCG
2 4 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Project Management
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 12 (42.86%) Release Management
5 7 (25.00%) Web Development
5 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) System Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (14.29%) Dependency Management
7 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) DSDM
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared