The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 105 99 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 24 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.88% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 8
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£388 £490 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.91% +30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £363 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £508 £604
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £440 £419
% change year-on-year
-3.97% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2126 1714 1749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.06% 69.90% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 862 843
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 68
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% +64.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow -3 14 £313 -36.86% 1
Edinburgh -8 6 £420 -7.94%
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Business Transformation
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Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 29 (61.70%) Project Management
2 19 (40.43%) Finance
3 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.04%) Waterfall
5 14 (29.79%) Linux
6 13 (27.66%) HTTP
7 12 (25.53%) XML
7 12 (25.53%) Release Management
8 8 (17.02%) JSON
8 8 (17.02%) FMCG
8 8 (17.02%) Windows
8 8 (17.02%) Retail
8 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.02%) Change Management
9 7 (14.89%) HTML
9 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.89%) CSS
9 7 (14.89%) Web Development
9 7 (14.89%) CSS3
9 7 (14.89%) HTML5
10 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (12.77%) SOAP
10 6 (12.77%) Web Services
10 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
10 6 (12.77%) CRM
10 6 (12.77%) Genesys
10 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
11 5 (10.64%) Java
12 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.51%) Reverse Proxy

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) SSL
2 4 (8.51%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Subversion
1 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Project Manager
2 9 (19.15%) Business Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Business Project Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Change Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Business Change Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Change Project Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Business Change Project Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Web Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) XML
2 8 (17.02%) JSON
3 7 (14.89%) HTML5
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) CSS
3 7 (14.89%) CSS3
4 6 (12.77%) SOAP
4 6 (12.77%) Web Services
5 4 (8.51%) RESTful
6 2 (4.26%) REST
7 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) FMCG
2 4 (8.51%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Project Management
2 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) Waterfall
4 12 (25.53%) Release Management
5 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.02%) Change Management
6 7 (14.89%) Web Development
7 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.77%) CRM
8 4 (8.51%) System Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.51%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (8.51%) Dependency Management
9 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.26%) PMP
1 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.13%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Genesys
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle