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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Transformation
Rank 320 289 314
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +25
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 363 381 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.69% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.90% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 237 175
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£500 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £606 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £423 £440
% change year-on-year
+12.42% -3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 £24.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -

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
45650 42374 39473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.94% 76.20% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29733 26205 24236
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1234 1151 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -14 348 £500 +11.11% 123
London +39 163 £550 +15.78% 57
South East -39 43 £450 -2.70% 12
North West -7 36 £475 +11.76% 12
South West -9 34 £500 +5.26% 16
East of England +18 27 £538 +30.30% 2
City of London -1 21 £538 +16.21% 10
Yorkshire -36 19 £450 +16.88% 12
Cheshire +5 18 £475 +26.66%
West Yorkshire -22 17 £450 +16.88% 8
Wiltshire -7 15 £488 -2.50% 3
Bristol +6 14 £500 +53.84% 8
Swindon -13 14 £488 -2.50% 3
Warrington +2 13 £475 -
Cambridgeshire +2 12 £550 +2.32%
Berkshire -14 11 £595 +33.70% 3
East Midlands -8 10 £473 +10.20%
Manchester -11 10 £473 +11.17% 9
Hertfordshire +5 8 £563 +36.36% 1
Leeds -27 8 £461 +19.80% 8
East Sussex - 8 £420 -
Brighton - 8 £420 -
Cambridge -2 7 £475 -11.62%
Milton Keynes -3 7 £490 +35.07%
Hampshire -4 7 £250 -47.36% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £490 +35.07% 3
North East - 7 £500 - 3
West Midlands -38 6 £389 -15.48% 6
Durham - 6 - -
Northampton 0 5 £498 +5.85%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 259 (37.16%) Finance
2 209 (29.99%) Project Management
3 178 (25.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 121 (17.36%) PRINCE2
5 118 (16.93%) Change Management
6 96 (13.77%) SAP
7 93 (13.34%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (12.91%) Business Analysis
9 83 (11.91%) Banking
9 83 (11.91%) Retail
10 77 (11.05%) Migration
11 63 (9.04%) Microsoft
12 62 (8.90%) Programme Management
13 57 (8.18%) Target Operating Model
14 53 (7.60%) ERP
15 48 (6.89%) GAP Analysis
16 47 (6.74%) CRM
17 42 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (5.88%) Oracle
18 41 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
19 39 (5.60%) MS Excel
20 37 (5.31%) E-Commerce
21 36 (5.16%) MS Project
22 35 (5.02%) MS Visio
23 34 (4.88%) ITIL
24 33 (4.73%) Data Migration
25 32 (4.59%) Telecoms
26 30 (4.30%) Risk Management
26 30 (4.30%) SharePoint
27 29 (4.16%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (1.15%) SAS
4 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.43%) CMS
6 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.29%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.14%) Lync
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Documentum
8 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 39 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.16%) MS Project
3 35 (5.02%) MS Visio
4 24 (3.44%) MS Office
5 19 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.86%) SPSS
7 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 18 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.86%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.86%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.72%) Agresso
4 5 (0.72%) Primavera
5 4 (0.57%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.57%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.43%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.43%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.29%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.29%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.29%) SAP WM
7 2 (0.29%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.86%) Office 365
2 4 (0.57%) Lucidchart
2 4 (0.57%) SaaS
3 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.86%) Unified Communications
2 4 (0.57%) MPLS
2 4 (0.57%) Internet
3 3 (0.43%) SAN
3 3 (0.43%) Firewall
4 2 (0.29%) Network Security
4 2 (0.29%) NAS
4 2 (0.29%) Intranet
4 2 (0.29%) LAN
4 2 (0.29%) WAN
4 2 (0.29%) HTTP
4 2 (0.29%) Converged Networks
5 1 (0.14%) ATM
5 1 (0.14%) VoIP
5 1 (0.14%) WLAN
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) MVNO
5 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.14%) FCAPS
5 1 (0.14%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.15%) Big Data
3 8 (1.15%) Data Mining
4 7 (1.00%) SAP HANA
5 6 (0.86%) SAP BI
6 5 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.57%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.43%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.43%) QlikView
9 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.29%) MySQL
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.00%) Selenium
2 5 (0.72%) Lombardi
3 4 (0.57%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.43%) NUnit
4 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.43%) Moq
4 3 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.29%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.29%) JIRA
5 2 (0.29%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.29%) ERwin
6 1 (0.14%) JUnit
6 1 (0.14%) Maven
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.14%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.14%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.14%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.14%) NCover
General
1 259 (37.16%) Finance
2 83 (11.91%) Banking
2 83 (11.91%) Retail
3 32 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.59%) Legal
5 17 (2.44%) Law
5 17 (2.44%) Marketing
6 16 (2.30%) Back Office
6 16 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.01%) Retail Banking
8 11 (1.58%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.43%) Local Government
9 10 (1.43%) Billing
10 8 (1.15%) Advertising
11 5 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.57%) Automotive
13 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.43%) Publishing
14 2 (0.29%) Front Office
14 2 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 171 (24.53%) Project Manager
2 163 (23.39%) Analyst
3 133 (19.08%) Business Analyst
4 66 (9.47%) Business Manager
5 53 (7.60%) Consultant
5 53 (7.60%) Change Manager
6 52 (7.46%) Programme Manager
7 49 (7.03%) Architect
8 38 (5.45%) Business Change Manager
9 37 (5.31%) Senior Manager
10 33 (4.73%) Senior Project Manager
10 33 (4.73%) Business Project Manager
11 25 (3.59%) Senior Analyst
11 25 (3.59%) Change Project Manager
12 22 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (3.01%) Senior Business Analyst
14 20 (2.87%) Business Change Project Manager
15 18 (2.58%) Developer
16 16 (2.30%) Business Consultant
17 15 (2.15%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.01%) .NET
1 14 (2.01%) Web Services
2 11 (1.58%) REST
3 10 (1.43%) OAuth
3 10 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (1.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (1.00%) XML
5 5 (0.72%) Middleware
5 5 (0.72%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.43%) Entity Framework
7 3 (0.43%) Velocity
7 3 (0.43%) EDI
7 3 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.29%) SOAP
8 2 (0.29%) Rendezvous
8 2 (0.29%) JNI
8 2 (0.29%) RESTful
8 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.44%) PMI
4 13 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 11 (1.58%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.43%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
7 9 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.15%) NHS
9 7 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
9 7 (1.00%) Social Media
9 7 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.86%) User Experience
11 5 (0.72%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.57%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.57%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.57%) Equities
13 3 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.87%) Windows
2 6 (0.86%) Linux
3 5 (0.72%) UNIX
4 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.29%) Solaris
7 1 (0.14%) HPUX
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (29.99%) Project Management
2 178 (25.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (17.36%) PRINCE2
4 118 (16.93%) Change Management
5 93 (13.34%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (12.91%) Business Analysis
7 77 (11.05%) Migration
8 62 (8.90%) Programme Management
9 57 (8.18%) Target Operating Model
10 53 (7.60%) ERP
11 48 (6.89%) GAP Analysis
12 47 (6.74%) CRM
13 41 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
14 37 (5.31%) E-Commerce
15 34 (4.88%) ITIL
16 33 (4.73%) Data Migration
17 30 (4.30%) Risk Management
18 29 (4.16%) User Acceptance Testing
19 28 (4.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 28 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (2.87%) SQL
2 16 (2.30%) Java
3 15 (2.15%) Ruby
4 11 (1.58%) C#
5 8 (1.15%) PHP
5 8 (1.15%) Python
5 8 (1.15%) C
6 7 (1.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.86%) C++
7 6 (0.86%) R
8 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.14%) Perl
9 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (4.16%) Degree
2 28 (4.02%) PMI Certification
3 19 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 18 (2.58%) PMP
5 16 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (1.87%) ACCA
6 13 (1.87%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.43%) APMP
8 7 (1.00%) MBA
8 7 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.86%) ISEB
10 5 (0.72%) MOS
11 3 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.29%) PgMP
12 2 (0.29%) IIBA
12 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 2 (0.29%) MCP
12 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.44%) QA
2 14 (2.01%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.58%) Basel II
3 11 (1.58%) Basel III
4 5 (0.72%) P3O
4 5 (0.72%) SLA
5 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.57%) BS25999
6 2 (0.29%) FATCA
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9002
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
System Software
1 6 (0.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (0.86%) XenApp
2 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 96 (13.77%) SAP
2 63 (9.04%) Microsoft
3 41 (5.88%) Oracle
4 16 (2.30%) IBM
5 8 (1.15%) Citrix
6 7 (1.00%) JD Edwards
7 6 (0.86%) TIBCO
7 6 (0.86%) VMware
7 6 (0.86%) AppSense
8 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.72%) Cognos
8 5 (0.72%) Siebel
9 4 (0.57%) BT
10 3 (0.43%) Ariba
10 3 (0.43%) Norkom
10 3 (0.43%) Mantas
10 3 (0.43%) Actimize
11 2 (0.29%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.29%) Kronos
11 2 (0.29%) Guidewire
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Nakama
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Montash
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £455 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £1000 - £1500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
EE
Posted: 13 days ago
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Up to £640 per day
Posted: 27 days ago