The first table below looks at the demand for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 200 192 230
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +38
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 50 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.54% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.76% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 9
Average daily rate £430 £460 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £569 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
-61.64% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 25 £463 +8.82%
Hampshire +10 8 £350 -27.83% 4
Oxfordshire -3 8 £375 -18.47%
Surrey -14 3 £575 +2.67% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 2 £583 -48.22% 12
Kent - 2 £300 -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (31.87%) Finance
2 18 (19.78%) Change Management
3 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
3 16 (17.58%) Project Management
3 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
4 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.29%) Oracle
6 10 (10.99%) ERP
7 9 (9.89%) SAP
8 8 (8.79%) Retail
8 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (7.69%) Process Management
10 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
10 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.49%) Degree
11 5 (5.49%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (5.49%) BPR
11 5 (5.49%) PRINCE
12 4 (4.40%) Six Sigma
12 4 (4.40%) MS Project
12 4 (4.40%) ITIL
12 4 (4.40%) Programme Management
12 4 (4.40%) Portfolio Management
13 3 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (3.30%) Data Management

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (1.10%) JCAPS
1 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.40%) MS Project
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.20%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.10%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.10%) HFM
4 1 (1.10%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.10%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.10%) MS Access
2 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 29 (31.87%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.79%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Back Office
5 2 (2.20%) Automotive
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
6 1 (1.10%) Billing
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 17 (18.68%) Change Manager
3 12 (13.19%) Business Manager
4 10 (10.99%) Architect
4 10 (10.99%) Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Programme Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.59%) BSS Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Programme Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Portfolio Manager
10 3 (3.30%) SAP Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Business Project Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
11 2 (2.20%) Coordinator
11 2 (2.20%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) HTML
1 1 (1.10%) CSS
1 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.10%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.10%) Open Source
2 1 (1.10%) FMCG
2 1 (1.10%) Social Media
2 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.10%) PMI
2 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) Change Management
2 16 (17.58%) Project Management
2 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
3 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.99%) ERP
5 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (7.69%) Process Management
7 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
8 5 (5.49%) BPR
8 5 (5.49%) PRINCE
9 4 (4.40%) Six Sigma
9 4 (4.40%) ITIL
9 4 (4.40%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.40%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.30%) Data Management
10 3 (3.30%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.30%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.30%) C
2 1 (1.10%) Java
2 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
1 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.10%) APMP
3 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (1.10%) CISSP
3 1 (1.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
1 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) Oracle
2 9 (9.89%) SAP
3 3 (3.30%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.20%) Siebel
5 1 (1.10%) Huawei
5 1 (1.10%) Hummingbird
5 1 (1.10%) Sun
5 1 (1.10%) HP
5 1 (1.10%) IBM