The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 123 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 20 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.85% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.18% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 4
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £82.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £14.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+73.21% -19.21%
Business Transformation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2353 2122 2177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.76% 72.13% 65.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1350 1058 1152
Average daily rate £375 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 110 105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £26.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £44.96 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cheshire +11 9 £385 - 1
Manchester -24 6 £385 +6.20% 2
Cumbria - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - - 1
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Retail
2 11 (28.95%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (26.32%) Data Modelling
4 9 (23.68%) ISEB
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle
5 7 (18.42%) Migration
6 6 (15.79%) Change Management
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) Banking
7 5 (13.16%) Analytics
8 4 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.53%) B2C
8 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.53%) BPR
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
9 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.89%) Cisco
9 3 (7.89%) IBM
9 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
9 3 (7.89%) Cognos
9 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (5.26%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (2.63%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) QlikView
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Change Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Business Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Management Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Business Change Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Systems Analysis
2 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (26.32%) Data Modelling
3 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) BPR
6 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) B2C
6 4 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Cognos
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) SunGard
4 2 (5.26%) Fiserv
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.63%) FatWire
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Endeca
5 1 (2.63%) Siebel
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
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