The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 314 353 315
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 318 204 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.58% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 134 143
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£425 £478 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.04% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £20.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% +3.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.54 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £23.00 £85.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.90 £19.75 £20.79
% change year-on-year
+71.64% -4.97%
Business Transformation
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38903 35185 33514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.78% 74.30% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25676 22290 19923
Average daily rate £425 £403 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1049 1367
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation across the England region.

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Transformation within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 137 £425 -15.00% 43
South West -4 38 £488 +5.40% 11
West Midlands +10 30 £400 +4.57% 4
South East -32 29 £458 -16.81% 9
Yorkshire +14 24 £375 -25.00% 6
North West +12 20 £425 -12.37% 3
East Midlands +9 15 £450 -5.36% 2
East of England -2 13 £550 +22.22% 6
North East - 7 £575 -
Business Transformation
UK

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 212 (32.12%) Finance
2 147 (22.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 144 (21.82%) Project Management
4 110 (16.67%) Change Management
5 107 (16.21%) SAP
5 107 (16.21%) Banking
6 97 (14.70%) Oracle
7 91 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (12.88%) Retail
8 85 (12.88%) PRINCE2
8 85 (12.88%) ERP
9 78 (11.82%) Business Analysis
10 66 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 53 (8.03%) Programme Management
12 52 (7.88%) MS Project
13 51 (7.73%) Migration
14 48 (7.27%) Microsoft
15 46 (6.97%) MS Excel
16 44 (6.67%) UML
16 44 (6.67%) MS Visio
17 43 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
18 41 (6.21%) CRM
19 39 (5.91%) E-Commerce
20 37 (5.61%) Scrum
20 37 (5.61%) Data Modelling
21 36 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
22 34 (5.15%) Degree
23 32 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
23 32 (4.85%) Automotive
24 31 (4.70%) Telecoms

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 17 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (1.21%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.45%) Documentum
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.30%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.15%) SAS
7 1 (0.15%) Apache
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.15%) Lync
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.15%) Jadu
7 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (7.88%) MS Project
2 46 (6.97%) MS Excel
3 44 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 29 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (3.64%) MS Office
6 7 (1.06%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (4.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (2.42%) Oracle ERP
3 12 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (1.52%) SAP Retail
4 10 (1.52%) ENOVIA
5 9 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (1.06%) DELMIA
7 6 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.91%) VisionPLUS
7 6 (0.91%) CA Clarity
7 6 (0.91%) SAP PS
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.76%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.76%) Summit
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.76%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.61%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.45%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.21%) SaaS
2 3 (0.45%) Office 365
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.30%) LucidChart
4 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.21%) FTP
1 8 (1.21%) ATM
2 7 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (0.91%) LDAP
4 5 (0.76%) LAN
4 5 (0.76%) VoIP
4 5 (0.76%) WAN
4 5 (0.76%) Intranet
4 5 (0.76%) Internet
4 5 (0.76%) Wireless
5 4 (0.61%) Firewall
6 3 (0.45%) SAN
6 3 (0.45%) DNS
6 3 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.45%) BGP
6 3 (0.45%) NAS
7 2 (0.30%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.30%) Network Security
7 2 (0.30%) DHCP
7 2 (0.30%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 15 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (1.82%) Big Data
3 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.30%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.30%) QlikView
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.15%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.15%) OLTP
8 1 (0.15%) MySQL
8 1 (0.15%) DB2
8 1 (0.15%) OLAP
8 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Selenium
1 5 (0.76%) SoapUI
1 5 (0.76%) MSTest
1 5 (0.76%) WebDriver
2 2 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.30%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.15%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.15%) JIRA
3 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 212 (32.12%) Finance
2 107 (16.21%) Banking
3 85 (12.88%) Retail
4 32 (4.85%) Automotive
5 31 (4.70%) Telecoms
6 28 (4.24%) Marketing
7 25 (3.79%) Retail Banking
8 24 (3.64%) Investment Banking
9 22 (3.33%) Manufacturing
10 20 (3.03%) Legal
11 18 (2.73%) Corporate Banking
12 14 (2.12%) Back Office
13 10 (1.52%) Local Government
13 10 (1.52%) Publishing
14 8 (1.21%) Front Office
14 8 (1.21%) Games
15 6 (0.91%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.76%) Law
16 5 (0.76%) German Language
16 5 (0.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 237 (35.91%) Analyst
2 174 (26.36%) Business Analyst
3 97 (14.70%) Project Manager
4 69 (10.45%) Architect
5 55 (8.33%) Consultant
6 38 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
7 32 (4.85%) Change Manager
8 31 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
9 30 (4.55%) Programme Manager
9 30 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
10 21 (3.18%) Business Manager
11 19 (2.88%) Agile Business Analyst
12 15 (2.27%) Change Analyst
13 14 (2.12%) SAP Consultant
13 14 (2.12%) Developer
14 13 (1.97%) Systems Analyst
15 12 (1.82%) Business Systems Analyst
16 11 (1.67%) PMO Analyst
16 11 (1.67%) Data Analyst
17 10 (1.52%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.27%) .NET
2 11 (1.67%) Web Services
3 10 (1.52%) SOAP
4 7 (1.06%) Middleware
5 6 (0.91%) WCF
5 6 (0.91%) HTML
6 5 (0.76%) MSMQ
6 5 (0.76%) jQuery
6 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 5 (0.76%) NHibernate
6 5 (0.76%) AutoMapper
6 5 (0.76%) Unity DI Container
6 5 (0.76%) Fluent NHibernate
6 5 (0.76%) HTML5
7 4 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.61%) SAP PI
8 3 (0.45%) J2EE
9 2 (0.30%) JNI
9 2 (0.30%) XMPP
9 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.42%) NHS
3 12 (1.82%) User Experience
4 11 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.36%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.21%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.06%) PMI
8 6 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (0.76%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.76%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.76%) Open Source
10 4 (0.61%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.45%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.45%) Economics
11 3 (0.45%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.45%) Social Media
11 3 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.33%) Windows
2 7 (1.06%) Solaris
3 6 (0.91%) AIX
4 4 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.45%) UNIX
6 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.30%) Linux
7 1 (0.15%) VMS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (22.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 144 (21.82%) Project Management
3 110 (16.67%) Change Management
4 91 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (12.88%) PRINCE2
5 85 (12.88%) ERP
6 78 (11.82%) Business Analysis
7 53 (8.03%) Programme Management
8 51 (7.73%) Migration
9 44 (6.67%) UML
10 43 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
11 41 (6.21%) CRM
12 39 (5.91%) E-Commerce
13 37 (5.61%) Scrum
13 37 (5.61%) Data Modelling
14 36 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
15 32 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (4.55%) DSDM
17 29 (4.39%) Validation
17 29 (4.39%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.58%) SQL
2 12 (1.82%) Java
3 10 (1.52%) C
4 6 (0.91%) VB
5 5 (0.76%) Groovy
6 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.61%) C#
7 3 (0.45%) Perl
8 2 (0.30%) Python
8 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.30%) C++
8 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.30%) VBA
9 1 (0.15%) VBScript
9 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.15%) ABAP
9 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.15%) PHP
9 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (5.15%) Degree
2 23 (3.48%) PMI Certification
3 20 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.88%) PMP
5 18 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (2.12%) ISEB
7 13 (1.97%) APMP
8 12 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (1.67%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.45%) CIMA
10 3 (0.45%) PgMP
10 3 (0.45%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.30%) CCNP
12 1 (0.15%) CCNA
12 1 (0.15%) CCIE
12 1 (0.15%) CISSP
12 1 (0.15%) ACCA
12 1 (0.15%) MBA
12 1 (0.15%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.73%) Basel III
1 18 (2.73%) Solvency II
1 18 (2.73%) Basel II
2 14 (2.12%) QA
3 6 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.61%) P3O
5 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.45%) SLA
5 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.45%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.30%) MiFID
6 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) COREP
7 1 (0.15%) FINREP
7 1 (0.15%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) OPNET
1 2 (0.30%) Netcool
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 107 (16.21%) SAP
2 97 (14.70%) Oracle
3 48 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.73%) IBM
5 15 (2.27%) Cisco
6 10 (1.52%) Primavera
7 9 (1.36%) SunGard
8 7 (1.06%) Calypso
9 6 (0.91%) VMware
9 6 (0.91%) CheckPoint
9 6 (0.91%) Cognos
10 4 (0.61%) Actimize
10 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.61%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.61%) Citrix
10 4 (0.61%) EMC
10 4 (0.61%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.61%) Juniper
10 4 (0.61%) CA
11 3 (0.45%) webMethods
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £560 - £610 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Circa £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago