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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Transformation
Rank 329 291 327
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +36
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 319 362 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.90% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 223 171
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £569 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 0
Average hourly rate £38.43 £23.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.43 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year
+97.07% -

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
42498 40281 37334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.50% 76.13% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27435 25058 22430
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1149 1192 1110
Average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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
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 7 July 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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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
England -42 296 £500 +11.11% 102
London +15 136 £550 +15.78% 51
South East -26 52 £450 +8.43% 14
Berkshire +17 23 £475 - 3
North West -16 23 £500 -4.76% 8
South West -32 23 £458 +14.37% 10
East of England +8 19 £513 +7.89% 6
City of London -14 18 £500 +5.26% 18
Yorkshire -22 18 £413 +7.33% 4
West Yorkshire -24 13 £441 +14.48% 3
Manchester -12 11 £500 +1.21% 5
East Midlands -13 11 £450 -4.25% 2
Bristol +5 9 £298 +3.47% 5
Cheshire +5 9 £500 -16.66% 1
Scotland -17 9 £425 +6.25% 4
Hertfordshire -1 8 £563 +25.00% 1
East Sussex - 8 £420 -
Brighton - 8 £420 -
Hampshire +2 7 £400 -15.78% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 7 £650 +85.71%
Nottingham -6 7 £650 +85.71%
West Midlands -26 7 £428 -6.04% 7
Milton Keynes +11 6 £633 +3.26% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £633 +3.26% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £408 -28.50% 4
Reading +6 5 £488 -15.21% 1
Cambridge -4 5 £465 -18.42% 3
Bradford -8 5 £400 +3.89% 1
Wiltshire -8 5 £500 +8.10% 2
West Sussex -10 5 £625 +28.86%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 251 (37.30%) Finance
2 183 (27.19%) Project Management
3 166 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 123 (18.28%) Change Management
5 116 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 94 (13.97%) Banking
7 83 (12.33%) SAP
8 81 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (11.74%) Retail
10 72 (10.70%) Business Analysis
11 63 (9.36%) Microsoft
12 58 (8.62%) Programme Management
13 54 (8.02%) Target Operating Model
14 49 (7.28%) Migration
15 48 (7.13%) GAP Analysis
16 45 (6.69%) MS Visio
17 44 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (6.39%) Telecoms
19 42 (6.24%) ERP
19 42 (6.24%) E-Commerce
20 41 (6.09%) MS Excel
20 41 (6.09%) CRM
21 40 (5.94%) MS Project
21 40 (5.94%) Six Sigma
21 40 (5.94%) Degree
22 34 (5.05%) PMI Certification
23 33 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 31 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
24 31 (4.61%) Oracle
25 30 (4.46%) Requirements Analysis

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 20 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.34%) SAS
3 6 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (0.89%) Documentum
4 5 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.45%) Lync
6 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.15%) IIS
8 1 (0.15%) JBoss
8 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 45 (6.69%) MS Visio
2 41 (6.09%) MS Excel
3 40 (5.94%) MS Project
4 27 (4.01%) MS Office
5 10 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.89%) SPSS
7 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 10 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.04%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.04%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.74%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.74%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.74%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.74%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.59%) Primavera
5 4 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.45%) VisionPLUS
6 3 (0.45%) CA PPM
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.30%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.89%) Office 365
2 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.30%) SaaS
3 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) Taleo
4 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.89%) SAN
1 6 (0.89%) Unified Communications
2 5 (0.74%) NAS
3 4 (0.59%) MPLS
4 3 (0.45%) Internet
4 3 (0.45%) ATM
5 2 (0.30%) LAN
5 2 (0.30%) WAN
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
5 2 (0.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) Firewall
5 2 (0.30%) Converged Networks
6 1 (0.15%) MVNO
6 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.15%) Network Security
6 1 (0.15%) Extranet
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) CTI
6 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.89%) Data Mining
4 5 (0.74%) SAP BI
5 4 (0.59%) SAP BW
5 4 (0.59%) Spotfire
5 4 (0.59%) QlikView
5 4 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (0.59%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.45%) Big Data
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.15%) DTS
8 1 (0.15%) DataStage
8 1 (0.15%) QualityStage
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Selenium
2 4 (0.59%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.45%) JIRA
3 3 (0.45%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.30%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.30%) Moq
4 2 (0.30%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.30%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.30%) NUnit
5 1 (0.15%) Maven
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.15%) ERwin
5 1 (0.15%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.15%) NCover
5 1 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 251 (37.30%) Finance
2 94 (13.97%) Banking
3 79 (11.74%) Retail
4 43 (6.39%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.67%) Law
5 18 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 15 (2.23%) Marketing
6 15 (2.23%) Legal
6 15 (2.23%) Back Office
7 12 (1.78%) Billing
7 12 (1.78%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.49%) Advertising
10 9 (1.34%) Local Government
11 4 (0.59%) Automotive
12 3 (0.45%) Publishing
12 3 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.45%) French Language
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
13 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 168 (24.96%) Project Manager
2 158 (23.48%) Analyst
3 133 (19.76%) Business Analyst
4 60 (8.92%) Business Manager
5 49 (7.28%) Architect
5 49 (7.28%) Consultant
6 47 (6.98%) Programme Manager
7 46 (6.84%) Change Manager
8 33 (4.90%) Business Change Manager
9 31 (4.61%) Business Project Manager
10 29 (4.31%) Senior Manager
11 25 (3.71%) Senior Project Manager
12 23 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (3.27%) Senior Business Analyst
13 22 (3.27%) Change Project Manager
14 20 (2.97%) Developer
15 17 (2.53%) Business Consultant
15 17 (2.53%) Business Change Project Manager
16 15 (2.23%) Business Transformation Manager
16 15 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.42%) .NET
2 11 (1.63%) Middleware
3 7 (1.04%) .NET Framework
4 5 (0.74%) JNI
4 5 (0.74%) Web Services
4 5 (0.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (0.74%) Rendezvous
5 4 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (0.59%) J2EE
6 3 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.45%) CSS
6 3 (0.45%) XML
6 3 (0.45%) HTML
6 3 (0.45%) EDI
6 3 (0.45%) Velocity
6 3 (0.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.30%) RESTful
7 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.30%) SOAP
8 1 (0.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.67%) PMI
4 14 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.49%) NHS
5 10 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
6 8 (1.19%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.04%) Social Media
7 7 (1.04%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.04%) Equities
8 6 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
8 6 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.59%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.59%) User Experience
11 3 (0.45%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.67%) Windows
2 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (0.74%) UNIX
4 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (0.59%) Linux
5 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.30%) Windows NT
5 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.15%) VMS
6 1 (0.15%) Android
6 1 (0.15%) Solaris
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (27.19%) Project Management
2 166 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 123 (18.28%) Change Management
4 116 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 81 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (10.70%) Business Analysis
7 58 (8.62%) Programme Management
8 54 (8.02%) Target Operating Model
9 49 (7.28%) Migration
10 48 (7.13%) GAP Analysis
11 42 (6.24%) E-Commerce
11 42 (6.24%) ERP
12 41 (6.09%) CRM
13 40 (5.94%) Six Sigma
14 33 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 31 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (4.46%) Requirements Analysis
16 30 (4.46%) ITIL
17 27 (4.01%) Data Modelling
17 27 (4.01%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.12%) Java
2 19 (2.82%) SQL
3 16 (2.38%) C#
4 11 (1.63%) C
5 10 (1.49%) C++
6 8 (1.19%) Python
7 7 (1.04%) PHP
8 6 (0.89%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.89%) R
9 5 (0.74%) Ruby
10 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.15%) VB
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (5.94%) Degree
2 34 (5.05%) PMI Certification
3 25 (3.71%) PMP
4 23 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (2.23%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.93%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.63%) ACCA
8 9 (1.34%) APMP
8 9 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.89%) MBA
9 6 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.89%) ISEB
10 5 (0.74%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 5 (0.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 4 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (0.59%) MOS
12 3 (0.45%) PgMP
12 3 (0.45%) IIBA
12 3 (0.45%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.67%) Solvency II
2 14 (2.08%) Basel III
2 14 (2.08%) Basel II
3 12 (1.78%) QA
4 8 (1.19%) SLA
5 6 (0.89%) P3O
6 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.59%) BS25999
7 2 (0.30%) FATCA
8 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) COBIT
8 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (1.49%) XenApp
3 4 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Netcool
1 1 (0.15%) SCCM
1 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 83 (12.33%) SAP
2 63 (9.36%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.61%) Oracle
4 16 (2.38%) Citrix
5 12 (1.78%) TIBCO
6 10 (1.49%) AppSense
7 9 (1.34%) IBM
8 8 (1.19%) Ariba
9 6 (0.89%) VMware
10 5 (0.74%) ION Trading
10 5 (0.74%) Actimize
10 5 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.59%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (0.59%) Norkom
11 4 (0.59%) Mantas
11 4 (0.59%) BT
11 4 (0.59%) Dell
11 4 (0.59%) HP
11 4 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (0.59%) Cognos
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1250.00 - £1400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £280 - £305 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £325.15 - £410.96 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £69.07 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
CHM Recruit
Rate: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Curve Group
Rate: £250 - £295 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CHM Recruit
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 26 days ago