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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Transformation
Rank 141 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 18 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.74% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.96% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 12
Median daily rate £406 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £373 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £900 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.72 £42.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.82%
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
3072 2801 2313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.93% 76.99% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1937 1659 1234
Median daily rate £415 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 121 96
Median hourly rate £31.25 £34.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +20.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £53.67 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Business Transformation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Transformation within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -16 11 £400 -20.00% 5
Cheshire -7 3 - -
Lancashire -3 2 £406 - 1
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 16 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (25.00%) Change Management
4 10 (19.23%) Oracle
5 9 (17.31%) Project Management
5 9 (17.31%) TOGAF
5 9 (17.31%) Target Operating Model
6 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) ERP
7 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.54%) Banking
8 6 (11.54%) Retail
8 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
8 6 (11.54%) SAP
8 6 (11.54%) Coaching
9 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.69%) CRM
10 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.69%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
10 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.85%) Toad
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.77%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Local Government
6 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Publishing
6 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Architect
2 10 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Business Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Programme Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Change Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Finance Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Finance Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Finance Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Finance Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Programme Change Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Senior IT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.85%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.85%) PMI
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.92%) Life Science
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (25.00%) Change Management
3 9 (17.31%) Project Management
3 9 (17.31%) Target Operating Model
3 9 (17.31%) TOGAF
4 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) ERP
5 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
6 6 (11.54%) Coaching
6 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.69%) CRM
8 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (7.69%) Supplier Management
8 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
1 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) APMP
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
1 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) SAP
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.92%) Charles River
6 1 (1.92%) FNZ
6 1 (1.92%) Pega