The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Transformation
Rank 316 340 295
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -45
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 379 338 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.59% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.74% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 239 222
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £475 £420
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 15
Median hourly rate - £38.43 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.43 £20.25
% change year-on-year
- +89.77%

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
44752 45442 41756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.70% 79.80% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29560 29386 25936
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1183 1176
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 23 July 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +21 368 £469 -6.25% 90
London +21 181 £520 -8.37% 36
Yorkshire +35 47 £425 +1.19% 6
West Midlands +15 46 £438 +33.07% 12
South East -9 40 £445 -1.11% 6
West Yorkshire +18 29 £413 -6.40% 4
Berkshire -5 17 £500 -9.09% 1
Leeds +2 15 £395 +12.85% 3
North West -20 15 £406 -18.75% 10
Birmingham -1 14 £525 +81.03% 10
City of London +37 13 £431 -21.59% 19
East Midlands -1 13 £550 +16.40% 2
South Yorkshire +6 11 £450 +7.14%
Hampshire +16 10 £450 +36.36% 1
South West -13 9 £425 -12.82% 8
East of England +10 8 £550 +12.82% 3
Sheffield -5 8 £600 -
Manchester -14 8 £400 -20.00% 8
Coventry -9 7 £463 -5.12%
Wiltshire -10 7 £463 -7.50% 1
North Yorkshire +3 6 £385 - 2
Bradford +2 6 £463 +15.62%
York - 6 £385 - 2
Croydon - 6 £505 -
Cambridgeshire +17 5 £675 +45.16% 2
Cambridge +13 5 £675 +33.00% 2
Staffordshire +4 5 £350 +22.80%
Scotland +1 5 £478 +3.35% 6
Edinburgh -2 5 £478 +12.47% 4
Nottinghamshire -2 5 £675 +3.84%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 253 (33.47%) Finance
2 205 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 191 (25.26%) Project Management
4 133 (17.59%) Change Management
5 129 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (13.76%) PRINCE2
7 88 (11.64%) Migration
8 73 (9.66%) ERP
9 69 (9.13%) Banking
9 69 (9.13%) Business Analysis
10 64 (8.47%) SAP
11 59 (7.80%) Retail
12 57 (7.54%) Programme Management
13 54 (7.14%) CRM
14 51 (6.75%) Oracle
15 49 (6.48%) ITIL
16 48 (6.35%) Telecoms
17 45 (5.95%) Degree
18 43 (5.69%) Microsoft
18 43 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (5.69%) Target Operating Model
19 42 (5.56%) Waterfall
19 42 (5.56%) MS Excel
19 42 (5.56%) E-Commerce
20 41 (5.42%) Coaching
21 38 (5.03%) SQL
22 36 (4.76%) SharePoint
22 36 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 35 (4.63%) Service Management
24 33 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills 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 36 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.32%) SAS
3 5 (0.66%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.53%) CMS
5 3 (0.40%) eZ Publish
5 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.26%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) Apache
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.13%) Confluence
7 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 42 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (3.31%) MS Project
4 19 (2.51%) MS Office
4 19 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.32%) SAP ERP
4 8 (1.06%) Maximo
5 7 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.66%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.53%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.53%) ENOVIA
7 4 (0.53%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.40%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.40%) Movex
8 3 (0.40%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.40%) SAP EWM
9 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.26%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.37%) Office 365
2 18 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.06%) SaaS
5 5 (0.66%) Yammer
6 4 (0.53%) OneDrive
6 4 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.59%) WAN
2 11 (1.46%) LAN
3 9 (1.19%) Skype
4 6 (0.79%) Network Security
5 5 (0.66%) Internet
5 5 (0.66%) SAN
6 4 (0.53%) HTTP
6 4 (0.53%) Intranet
6 4 (0.53%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.26%) FTP
7 2 (0.26%) WebEx
8 1 (0.13%) ATM
8 1 (0.13%) DSL
8 1 (0.13%) Extranet
8 1 (0.13%) Firewall
8 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.13%) MVNO
8 1 (0.13%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.13%) VoIP
8 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.19%) Big Data
4 7 (0.93%) Hadoop
5 6 (0.79%) Data Lake
6 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.40%) GIS
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.40%) Pentaho
8 2 (0.26%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.26%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.26%) HBase
8 2 (0.26%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (1.46%) Jasmine
1 11 (1.46%) QUnit
2 4 (0.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.40%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.26%) ERwin
4 2 (0.26%) JIRA
4 2 (0.26%) JUnit
4 2 (0.26%) LSMW
4 2 (0.26%) Maven
4 2 (0.26%) Mockito
4 2 (0.26%) MSTest
4 2 (0.26%) NUnit
4 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.26%) TestNG
4 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 253 (33.47%) Finance
2 69 (9.13%) Banking
3 59 (7.80%) Retail
4 48 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.44%) Marketing
6 17 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.25%) Publishing
7 11 (1.46%) Legal
8 8 (1.06%) Front Office
8 8 (1.06%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.93%) Local Government
9 7 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.93%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.40%) Billing
11 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.40%) Law
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 172 (22.75%) Analyst
2 166 (21.96%) Project Manager
3 115 (15.21%) Business Analyst
4 68 (8.99%) Programme Manager
5 67 (8.86%) Architect
6 55 (7.28%) Consultant
7 49 (6.48%) Change Manager
8 46 (6.08%) Transformation Manager
9 40 (5.29%) Business Manager
10 33 (4.37%) Business Change Manager
10 33 (4.37%) Infrastructure Manager
11 31 (4.10%) Developer
12 29 (3.84%) IT Manager
13 26 (3.44%) Business Transformation Manager
14 25 (3.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 25 (3.31%) IT Project Manager
15 24 (3.17%) Senior Manager
16 20 (2.65%) Transformation Project Manager
17 19 (2.51%) Business Architect
18 18 (2.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.25%) Middleware
2 15 (1.98%) HTML
2 15 (1.98%) JSON
3 12 (1.59%) .NET
3 12 (1.59%) CSS
4 11 (1.46%) D3.js
4 11 (1.46%) DOM
4 11 (1.46%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (1.46%) Web Services
5 9 (1.19%) LESS
6 7 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.93%) REST
6 7 (0.93%) SOAP
6 7 (0.93%) XML
7 5 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.66%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.53%) COM
8 4 (0.53%) EDI
9 3 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (0.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 15 (1.98%) PMI
4 13 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 13 (1.72%) User Experience
5 11 (1.46%) Visualisation
6 6 (0.79%) Algorithms
6 6 (0.79%) Blog
6 6 (0.79%) CESG
6 6 (0.79%) Data Integration
6 6 (0.79%) Statistics
7 5 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 5 (0.66%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.66%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.53%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.53%) Minimum Viable Product
8 4 (0.53%) Social Media
9 3 (0.40%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.31%) Windows
2 14 (1.85%) Linux
2 14 (1.85%) Unix
3 10 (1.32%) OpenVMS
4 5 (0.66%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 191 (25.26%) Project Management
3 133 (17.59%) Change Management
4 129 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (13.76%) PRINCE2
6 88 (11.64%) Migration
7 73 (9.66%) ERP
8 69 (9.13%) Business Analysis
9 57 (7.54%) Programme Management
10 54 (7.14%) CRM
11 49 (6.48%) ITIL
12 43 (5.69%) Target Operating Model
13 42 (5.56%) E-Commerce
13 42 (5.56%) Waterfall
14 41 (5.42%) Coaching
15 36 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 35 (4.63%) Service Management
17 30 (3.97%) Data Migration
17 30 (3.97%) Line Management
17 30 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (5.03%) SQL
2 24 (3.17%) C#
3 19 (2.51%) Java
4 18 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (0.79%) VB
6 3 (0.40%) C
6 3 (0.40%) PHP
6 3 (0.40%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.40%) XPath
7 2 (0.26%) C++
7 2 (0.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.13%) ABAP
8 1 (0.13%) COBOL
8 1 (0.13%) JCL
8 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (5.95%) Degree
2 30 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.91%) PMI Certification
5 19 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (1.85%) PMP
7 13 (1.72%) CISSP
8 10 (1.32%) APMP
8 10 (1.32%) CISM
9 8 (1.06%) CISA
9 8 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.79%) ISEB
11 5 (0.66%) CIPD
11 5 (0.66%) NVQ Level 3
12 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.53%) MBA
13 3 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.40%) CAPM
13 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.04%) QA
2 10 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.19%) COBIT
4 5 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.66%) SLA
5 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) Basel II
6 1 (0.13%) Basel III
6 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.13%) Docker
4 1 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) MOM
2 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (8.47%) SAP
2 51 (6.75%) Oracle
3 43 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.19%) ServiceNow
6 8 (1.06%) Citrix
6 8 (1.06%) Hyperion
7 7 (0.93%) FrontRange
7 7 (0.93%) hybris
8 6 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.66%) HP
9 5 (0.66%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.66%) VMware
10 4 (0.53%) Cisco
10 4 (0.53%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.53%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.40%) BMC
11 3 (0.40%) Informatica
11 3 (0.40%) Lotus
11 3 (0.40%) PeopleSoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £385 - £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £650 to £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Networx
Rate: £29,625pa
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
North East
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Rate: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago