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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Transformation
Rank 300 305 310
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 340 303 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.60% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 219 138
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£475 £451 £446
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £430 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £73.75 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.71% +95.10%
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
39961 37976 33183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.00% 74.83% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25156 22879 19730
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1143 1185
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 +14 322 £475 - 91
London -21 108 £500 - 34
South East +7 58 £463 +2.77% 8
South West +12 47 £488 +2.52% 13
Yorkshire +20 46 £400 +15.10% 12
Berkshire +13 32 £425 -1.16% 1
West Yorkshire +9 32 £425 +16.43% 7
Wiltshire +17 29 £500 +10.98% 1
Swindon +17 29 £500 +7.99% 1
City of London -9 20 £450 -18.18% 5
North West -10 19 £725 +76.61% 11
East of England +1 16 £538 -2.27% 5
Scotland -2 15 £375 -3.84% 4
West Midlands 0 13 £463 +7.24% 4
Leeds -2 12 £388 -3.12% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 11 £538 +4.87% 1
Cheshire +7 10 £725 +70.58% 5
East Midlands -6 10 £475 +12.48% 2
Bristol -5 9 £411 -21.80% 3
North Yorkshire - 9 £375 - 3
Hampshire -19 8 £488 -2.50% 1
Manchester -13 7 £725 +123.07% 5
Bracknell - 7 £500 -
South Yorkshire +3 6 £300 -27.27% 1
Glasgow +2 6 £419 - 1
Edinburgh -11 6 £375 -3.84% 1
Warrington - 6 £738 - 5
Reading +5 5 £500 -13.04%
Nottingham -1 5 £488 +50.00%
Nottinghamshire -5 5 £488 +50.00%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 232 (33.77%) Finance
2 186 (27.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 167 (24.31%) Project Management
4 125 (18.20%) Banking
5 118 (17.18%) Change Management
6 106 (15.43%) PRINCE2
7 98 (14.26%) SAP
8 94 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (10.92%) Retail
10 72 (10.48%) Microsoft
11 69 (10.04%) ERP
12 67 (9.75%) MS Project
12 67 (9.75%) Business Analysis
13 66 (9.61%) Oracle
14 65 (9.46%) Degree
15 55 (8.01%) MS Excel
16 52 (7.57%) MS Visio
17 50 (7.28%) GAP Analysis
17 50 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (6.26%) Programme Management
19 42 (6.11%) ITIL
19 42 (6.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 41 (5.97%) CRM
20 41 (5.97%) UML
21 40 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
22 38 (5.53%) E-Commerce
23 37 (5.39%) Requirements Analysis
24 36 (5.24%) PMI Certification
24 36 (5.24%) Six Sigma
25 35 (5.09%) Migration

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.16%) Documentum
4 5 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.58%) Lync
6 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.44%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.29%) Apache
7 2 (0.29%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.15%) SAS
8 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.15%) CMS
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.15%) WordPress
8 1 (0.15%) Jadu
Applications
1 67 (9.75%) MS Project
2 55 (8.01%) MS Excel
3 52 (7.57%) MS Visio
4 34 (4.95%) MS Office
5 21 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.89%) SAP ERP
3 12 (1.75%) Maximo
4 9 (1.31%) VisionPLUS
5 8 (1.16%) SAP Retail
5 8 (1.16%) SAP CO
5 8 (1.16%) SAP FI
5 8 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.73%) ION MarketView
8 5 (0.73%) SAP PS
8 5 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.58%) CA PPM
10 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.29%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.73%) Office 365
1 5 (0.73%) SaaS
2 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.29%) LucidChart
5 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.75%) ATM
2 8 (1.16%) LAN
3 7 (1.02%) WAN
3 7 (1.02%) Internet
4 6 (0.87%) SAN
4 6 (0.87%) LDAP
4 6 (0.87%) Wireless
4 6 (0.87%) FTP
4 6 (0.87%) VoIP
4 6 (0.87%) NAS
5 5 (0.73%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.73%) DNS
6 4 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.44%) BGP
7 3 (0.44%) Intranet
8 2 (0.29%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.29%) VPN
8 2 (0.29%) DHCP
8 2 (0.29%) Network Security
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.16%) Big Data
5 4 (0.58%) Spotfire
5 4 (0.58%) QlikView
6 3 (0.44%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.29%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.29%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.15%) OLAP
8 1 (0.15%) DTS
8 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.15%) OLTP
8 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (1.31%) Selenium
2 8 (1.16%) WebDriver
2 8 (1.16%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.15%) MSTest
5 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.15%) JIRA
General
1 232 (33.77%) Finance
2 125 (18.20%) Banking
3 75 (10.92%) Retail
4 33 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 32 (4.66%) Retail Banking
6 24 (3.49%) Legal
7 23 (3.35%) Marketing
8 20 (2.91%) Investment Banking
9 19 (2.77%) Manufacturing
10 15 (2.18%) Law
10 15 (2.18%) Back Office
11 11 (1.60%) Publishing
11 11 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
12 10 (1.46%) Automotive
13 9 (1.31%) Front Office
14 8 (1.16%) Local Government
15 6 (0.87%) Advertising
15 6 (0.87%) Billing
16 5 (0.73%) Military
16 5 (0.73%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 221 (32.17%) Analyst
2 171 (24.89%) Business Analyst
3 134 (19.51%) Project Manager
4 70 (10.19%) Architect
5 48 (6.99%) Consultant
6 36 (5.24%) Programme Manager
6 36 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
7 29 (4.22%) Senior Business Analyst
7 29 (4.22%) Business Manager
8 26 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (2.91%) Change Manager
10 17 (2.47%) Developer
11 15 (2.18%) Business Systems Analyst
11 15 (2.18%) Systems Analyst
12 14 (2.04%) Senior Manager
13 12 (1.75%) Data Analyst
13 12 (1.75%) Business Project Manager
14 11 (1.60%) Infrastructure Manager
14 11 (1.60%) SAP Consultant
14 11 (1.60%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.47%) .NET
2 14 (2.04%) Middleware
3 12 (1.75%) Web Services
4 9 (1.31%) SOAP
5 7 (1.02%) J2EE
6 5 (0.73%) HTML
6 5 (0.73%) JNI
6 5 (0.73%) Rendezvous
7 4 (0.58%) SAP PI
7 4 (0.58%) CSS
7 4 (0.58%) XML
8 3 (0.44%) XMPP
9 2 (0.29%) HTML5
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Avro
9 2 (0.29%) jQuery
10 1 (0.15%) AutoMapper
10 1 (0.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.15%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.15%) Fluent NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.62%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.46%) NHS
5 9 (1.31%) PMI
5 9 (1.31%) Credit Risk
5 9 (1.31%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.16%) User Experience
7 7 (1.02%) Data Integration
8 6 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (0.73%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.73%) Open Source
9 5 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.58%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.44%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.44%) Clustering
11 3 (0.44%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.44%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.49%) Windows
2 7 (1.02%) Solaris
3 5 (0.73%) AIX
4 4 (0.58%) UNIX
4 4 (0.58%) Android
4 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.29%) Linux
6 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.29%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.29%) VMS
6 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (27.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 167 (24.31%) Project Management
3 118 (17.18%) Change Management
4 106 (15.43%) PRINCE2
5 94 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (10.04%) ERP
7 67 (9.75%) Business Analysis
8 50 (7.28%) GAP Analysis
9 43 (6.26%) Programme Management
10 42 (6.11%) ITIL
10 42 (6.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 41 (5.97%) UML
11 41 (5.97%) CRM
12 40 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 38 (5.53%) E-Commerce
14 37 (5.39%) Requirements Analysis
15 36 (5.24%) Six Sigma
16 35 (5.09%) Migration
17 34 (4.95%) Data Modelling
18 32 (4.66%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.35%) Java
2 17 (2.47%) SQL
3 15 (2.18%) C
4 8 (1.16%) C#
4 8 (1.16%) Groovy
5 6 (0.87%) C++
6 5 (0.73%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.44%) Python
7 3 (0.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.29%) VB
8 2 (0.29%) Perl
9 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.15%) Ruby
9 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 65 (9.46%) Degree
2 36 (5.24%) PMI Certification
3 32 (4.66%) PMP
4 28 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (3.06%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.91%) APMP
7 14 (2.04%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.75%) ISEB
9 6 (0.87%) MOS
10 5 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.58%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 4 (0.58%) VCP4
11 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.58%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 3 (0.44%) ACCA
12 3 (0.44%) PgMP
12 3 (0.44%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.47%) Solvency II
2 16 (2.33%) Basel II
2 16 (2.33%) Basel III
3 12 (1.75%) QA
4 6 (0.87%) SLA
4 6 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.44%) MiFID
7 3 (0.44%) FATCA
7 3 (0.44%) P3O
8 2 (0.29%) COREP
8 2 (0.29%) FINREP
9 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.58%) XenApp
4 1 (0.15%) SAP ITS
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) Netcool
1 2 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) OPNET
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 98 (14.26%) SAP
2 72 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 66 (9.61%) Oracle
4 17 (2.47%) IBM
5 13 (1.89%) Cisco
6 11 (1.60%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.46%) Citrix
8 9 (1.31%) Cognos
8 9 (1.31%) Primavera
9 8 (1.16%) SunGard
10 7 (1.02%) Actimize
11 6 (0.87%) Calypso
12 5 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.73%) BEA
12 5 (0.73%) Ariba
12 5 (0.73%) ION Trading
12 5 (0.73%) VMware
13 4 (0.58%) Cadence
13 4 (0.58%) AppSense
13 4 (0.58%) Remedy
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £491.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day - 6-12 months contract+
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Connectus
Rate: £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Candidate Source
Rate: From £700 to £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £373.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £501 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £430 - £501 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago