The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Transformation
Rank 322 292 306
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +14
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 317 317 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.82% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 217 153
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £444 £423
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +5.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £73.75 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.71% +95.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £19.00 £35.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £92.50 £43.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £59.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-53.97% +58.06%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation within the UK.

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Transformation
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
England -13 299 £489 +2.89% 108
London -50 95 £500 - 43
South East -13 55 £475 +5.55% 15
South West +10 38 £482 +7.00% 15
Yorkshire +2 32 £425 +11.11% 8
North West -1 30 £650 +64.14% 5
Berkshire -6 28 £425 -5.55% 6
West Yorkshire +12 26 £425 +6.25% 6
Cheshire +16 19 £675 +68.75% 2
East of England +8 19 £538 -2.27% 7
City of London -10 19 £450 -14.28% 8
Wiltshire +16 18 £500 +10.98% 4
Swindon +14 18 £500 +10.98% 2
West Midlands 0 15 £450 +13.20% 8
Scotland -6 14 £394 +5.00%
Warrington - 13 £725 -
East Midlands -8 10 £463 +9.52% 6
Cambridgeshire +8 9 £538 -6.52%
Hampshire -7 9 £500 +42.85% 1
Bracknell +15 8 £500 -
Leeds -7 7 £425 +2.40% 3
Lancashire +2 6 £450 +87.50%
Edinburgh -10 6 £342 +5.23%
Somerset 0 5 £345 +25.45% 5
Bristol -1 5 £396 -12.00% 3
Glasgow - 5 £425 -
Birmingham - 5 £408 - 2
Dorset - 5 £471 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £601 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 4 £625 +13.63%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 244 (37.25%) Finance
2 184 (28.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 166 (25.34%) Project Management
4 114 (17.40%) Banking
5 107 (16.34%) Change Management
6 104 (15.88%) PRINCE2
7 82 (12.52%) SAP
8 79 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (10.23%) Microsoft
10 61 (9.31%) Retail
10 61 (9.31%) Business Analysis
10 61 (9.31%) Degree
11 56 (8.55%) MS Project
12 54 (8.24%) ERP
13 52 (7.94%) MS Visio
14 50 (7.63%) GAP Analysis
15 46 (7.02%) Programme Management
16 45 (6.87%) Oracle
17 44 (6.72%) MS Excel
18 41 (6.26%) Six Sigma
19 40 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
20 39 (5.95%) ITIL
21 38 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
22 37 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
22 37 (5.65%) UML
23 36 (5.50%) CRM
24 35 (5.34%) PMI Certification
25 34 (5.19%) Migration
26 33 (5.04%) Telecoms
26 33 (5.04%) Data Modelling

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.76%) Documentum
4 4 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.46%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.46%) Lync
5 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.31%) Apache
6 2 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.15%) CMS
7 1 (0.15%) SAS
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.15%) WordPress
7 1 (0.15%) Jadu
7 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (8.55%) MS Project
2 52 (7.94%) MS Visio
3 44 (6.72%) MS Excel
4 33 (5.04%) MS Office
5 13 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.83%) Maximo
4 11 (1.68%) SAP ERP
5 9 (1.37%) SAP CO
5 9 (1.37%) SAP FI
5 9 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.92%) VisionPLUS
6 6 (0.92%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.76%) SAP Retail
7 5 (0.76%) SAP PS
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.46%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.31%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.31%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.46%) Office 365
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.31%) SaaS
3 2 (0.31%) LucidChart
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.37%) ATM
2 7 (1.07%) LAN
2 7 (1.07%) WAN
2 7 (1.07%) Internet
3 6 (0.92%) SAN
3 6 (0.92%) LDAP
3 6 (0.92%) NAS
4 5 (0.76%) Unified Communications
4 5 (0.76%) Wireless
4 5 (0.76%) VoIP
5 4 (0.61%) DNS
6 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.46%) Intranet
7 2 (0.31%) BGP
7 2 (0.31%) VPN
7 2 (0.31%) Network Security
8 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.92%) Big Data
4 5 (0.76%) Spotfire
4 5 (0.76%) QlikView
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.31%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.31%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) SSDT
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.15%) DataStage
6 1 (0.15%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (1.37%) Selenium
2 8 (1.22%) WebDriver
2 8 (1.22%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.31%) JIRA
3 2 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.15%) ERwin
General
1 244 (37.25%) Finance
2 114 (17.40%) Banking
3 61 (9.31%) Retail
4 33 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.97%) Retail Banking
6 20 (3.05%) Legal
7 18 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.75%) Law
8 16 (2.44%) Marketing
9 15 (2.29%) Back Office
10 14 (2.14%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.37%) Automotive
12 8 (1.22%) Front Office
12 8 (1.22%) Local Government
13 7 (1.07%) Advertising
13 7 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
14 6 (0.92%) French Language
14 6 (0.92%) Military
14 6 (0.92%) Publishing
14 6 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 197 (30.08%) Analyst
2 154 (23.51%) Business Analyst
3 145 (22.14%) Project Manager
4 60 (9.16%) Architect
5 47 (7.18%) Consultant
6 35 (5.34%) Programme Manager
6 35 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
7 31 (4.73%) Business Manager
8 30 (4.58%) Senior Business Analyst
9 23 (3.51%) Change Manager
10 18 (2.75%) Developer
11 16 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (2.29%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (2.29%) Business Project Manager
13 14 (2.14%) Business Systems Analyst
13 14 (2.14%) Senior Manager
14 13 (1.98%) SAP Manager
15 12 (1.83%) Business Change Manager
15 12 (1.83%) Infrastructure Manager
16 11 (1.68%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.98%) .NET
1 13 (1.98%) Middleware
2 12 (1.83%) Web Services
3 9 (1.37%) SOAP
4 6 (0.92%) Rendezvous
4 6 (0.92%) JNI
5 5 (0.76%) J2EE
6 4 (0.61%) HTML
6 4 (0.61%) CSS
6 4 (0.61%) XML
7 2 (0.31%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.31%) Apache Avro
8 1 (0.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.15%) HTML5
8 1 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.15%) CSS3
8 1 (0.15%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.15%) XMPP
8 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 11 (1.68%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.53%) PMI
4 10 (1.53%) NHS
5 8 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.07%) Open Source
7 6 (0.92%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.76%) Equities
8 5 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (0.76%) User Experience
9 4 (0.61%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.46%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.46%) Statistics
10 3 (0.46%) Clustering
10 3 (0.46%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.90%) Windows
2 4 (0.61%) Android
2 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.46%) Solaris
4 2 (0.31%) AIX
4 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000
4 2 (0.31%) Windows NT
4 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.31%) VMS
4 2 (0.31%) UNIX
4 2 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (28.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 166 (25.34%) Project Management
3 107 (16.34%) Change Management
4 104 (15.88%) PRINCE2
5 79 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (9.31%) Business Analysis
7 54 (8.24%) ERP
8 50 (7.63%) GAP Analysis
9 46 (7.02%) Programme Management
10 41 (6.26%) Six Sigma
11 39 (5.95%) ITIL
12 38 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 37 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 37 (5.65%) UML
14 36 (5.50%) CRM
15 34 (5.19%) Migration
16 33 (5.04%) Data Modelling
17 32 (4.89%) Requirements Analysis
18 31 (4.73%) E-Commerce
19 30 (4.58%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 22 (3.36%) Java
2 14 (2.14%) SQL
3 13 (1.98%) C
4 10 (1.53%) C#
5 8 (1.22%) Groovy
6 7 (1.07%) C++
7 5 (0.76%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.46%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.31%) VB
9 2 (0.31%) Python
9 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 61 (9.31%) Degree
2 35 (5.34%) PMI Certification
3 31 (4.73%) PMP
4 27 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (3.36%) Security Cleared
6 20 (3.05%) APMP
7 16 (2.44%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.37%) ISEB
9 6 (0.92%) MOS
10 5 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.76%) ACCA
10 5 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.61%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 4 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.61%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 3 (0.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.46%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.31%) CCNA
13 2 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.60%) Solvency II
2 16 (2.44%) Basel II
2 16 (2.44%) Basel III
3 13 (1.98%) QA
4 8 (1.22%) SLA
5 5 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.76%) P3O
6 3 (0.46%) MiFID
7 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.31%) FATCA
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.15%) COREP
8 1 (0.15%) FINREP
System Software
1 11 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (1.53%) XenApp
3 4 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.15%) Netcool
Vendors
1 82 (12.52%) SAP
2 67 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 45 (6.87%) Oracle
4 15 (2.29%) Citrix
5 13 (1.98%) IBM
6 12 (1.83%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.53%) AppSense
8 8 (1.22%) Primavera
8 8 (1.22%) Actimize
9 7 (1.07%) Cisco
9 7 (1.07%) Cognos
10 6 (0.92%) ION Trading
11 5 (0.76%) Mantas
11 5 (0.76%) Norkom
11 5 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.76%) Ariba
12 4 (0.61%) BEA
12 4 (0.61%) Siebel
12 4 (0.61%) Dell
12 4 (0.61%) VMware
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