The first table below looks at the demand for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 28 July 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 West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 108 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 32 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 0.89% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.26% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 24
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £359 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £465 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £27.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2219 1510 2112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.61% 70.86% 69.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1485 979 1290
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 69 127
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Wiltshire -10 17 £500 +17.64% 1
Somerset -13 6 £369 +47.50% 3
Bristol -16 4 £319 -54.46% 10
Dorset - 1 £500 -
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 43 (55.13%) Finance
2 32 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (37.18%) SAP
3 29 (37.18%) Banking
4 25 (32.05%) GAP Analysis
4 25 (32.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 23 (29.49%) BPMN
5 23 (29.49%) UML
5 23 (29.49%) SSADM
5 23 (29.49%) DSDM
5 23 (29.49%) MS Visio
6 21 (26.92%) BPR
7 19 (24.36%) Data Modelling
8 17 (21.79%) ERP
8 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2
9 16 (20.51%) Basel II
9 16 (20.51%) Basel III
9 16 (20.51%) Solvency II
10 12 (15.38%) Change Control
10 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
11 10 (12.82%) Retail
11 10 (12.82%) Retail Banking
11 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (12.82%) Change Management
12 9 (11.54%) Migration
12 9 (11.54%) Project Management
12 9 (11.54%) Oracle
13 8 (10.26%) Logistics
14 7 (8.97%) SAP Implementation
14 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (1.28%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.85%) Summit
2 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.28%) LSMW
General
1 43 (55.13%) Finance
2 29 (37.18%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Retail
3 10 (12.82%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Analyst
2 34 (43.59%) Business Analyst
3 26 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 26 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 26 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Payments Business Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Change Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Transformation Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Business Transformation Manager
7 3 (3.85%) ERP Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) SAP Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Business Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Change Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) SAP XI
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Basis
1 1 (1.28%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) APACS
1 4 (5.13%) SWIFT
1 4 (5.13%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (32.05%) Requirements Analysis
2 25 (32.05%) GAP Analysis
3 23 (29.49%) UML
3 23 (29.49%) SSADM
3 23 (29.49%) DSDM
3 23 (29.49%) BPMN
4 21 (26.92%) BPR
5 19 (24.36%) Data Modelling
6 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2
6 17 (21.79%) ERP
7 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 12 (15.38%) Change Control
8 10 (12.82%) Change Management
9 9 (11.54%) Migration
9 9 (11.54%) Project Management
10 8 (10.26%) Logistics
11 7 (8.97%) SAP Implementation
11 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (7.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) ABAP
2 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) Basel II
1 16 (20.51%) Basel III
1 16 (20.51%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.85%) ISO 14001
2 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.56%) FATCA
4 1 (1.28%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (37.18%) SAP
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
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Aximis (West) Limited
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
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Somerset
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Taunton
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Aximis West
Rate: up to £70,000 per year- 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Aximis West
Rate: up to £70,000 per year- 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Aximis West
Rate: up to £70,000 per year- 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 22 days ago