The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Transformation
England / South West
Rank 131 116 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 10 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.75% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.92% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 39
Median daily rate £433 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.95 £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-18.27% +100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2240 2381 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 80.99% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1480 1621 1614
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 120 82
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £17.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Transformation within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire 0 5 £400 -20.00% 1
Bristol -6 2 £475 +21.79% 4
Dorset +4 1 £390 -
Somerset 0 1 - -
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 13 (37.14%) Project Management
4 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (31.43%) PMO
5 9 (25.71%) Document Management
6 8 (22.86%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (17.14%) QA
8 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
9 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.57%) People Management
10 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (8.57%) Marketing
10 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (8.57%) Change Management
10 3 (8.57%) Banking
10 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL
10 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
10 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.71%) DNA
11 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
11 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.71%) MS Excel

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) NonStop SQL
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) PMO Lead
3 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Business Transformation Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Business Transformation Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Transformation Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) PMO Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) CESG
2 2 (5.71%) PMI
2 2 (5.71%) RIA
3 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.86%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) AIX
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
2 13 (37.14%) Project Management
3 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.71%) Document Management
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) People Management
7 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) DNA
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Product Management
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) APMP
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CISA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISM
3 1 (2.86%) CLAS
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) PMO
2 6 (17.14%) QA
3 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.86%) Avaya
3 1 (2.86%) Bluefish Communications
3 1 (2.86%) BT
3 1 (2.86%) Epicor
3 1 (2.86%) Genesys
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Huawei
3 1 (2.86%) hybris
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Sage