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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 120 111 136
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 17 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.03% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.73% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £343 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £440 £416
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £82.00 - £14.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+96.42% -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
2292 2136 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.53% 71.87% 65.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1078 1189
Average daily rate £375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £226 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 111 112
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.21 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £45.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 15 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 15 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 8 £380 - 1
Manchester -16 4 £385 -33.04% 1
Merseyside - - - - 2
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 15 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 (30.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 10 (25.00%) Retail
2 10 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 8 (20.00%) ISEB
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) Migration
5 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.00%) Analytics
7 5 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (12.50%) B2C
8 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
8 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) BPR
8 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) Banking
8 4 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (7.50%) Marketing
9 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
9 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 15 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.50%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) QlikView
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.50%) French Language
5 1 (2.50%) German Language
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Change Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Business Change Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Management Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Android
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 10 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (20.00%) Change Management
3 8 (20.00%) Migration
4 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.00%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) B2C
6 5 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) BPR
7 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
8 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Cognos
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Siebel
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) SunGard
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.50%) FatWire
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Endeca
5 1 (2.50%) Fiserv
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