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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Transformation
Rank 307 310 329
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 323 262 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.73% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 184 133
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £445 £416
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.48 £16.75 £27.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £92.50 £111.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -41.53%

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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +25 304 £475 - 77
London -1 117 £475 -5.00% 31
South West +14 51 £500 +5.15% 10
South East +2 46 £425 -19.04% 15
Wiltshire +20 38 £500 +5.15% 4
Swindon +18 38 £500 +5.15% 4
Yorkshire +18 37 £400 +15.94% 6
Berkshire +11 26 £425 -6.84% 6
West Yorkshire +10 21 £400 +14.28% 4
City of London +1 19 £438 -20.45% 10
West Midlands +5 16 £413 +3.12% 2
Scotland -7 13 £375 -3.84% 1
North Yorkshire - 13 £375 -
East Midlands +14 10 £450 +16.50% 1
East of England -4 10 £538 +34.37% 6
North West -9 10 £725 +72.41% 3
Birmingham +5 9 £413 -25.00%
Leeds -6 9 £375 -6.25% 1
York - 9 £375 -
Bristol -1 8 £425 -23.42% 4
Cambridgeshire -6 8 £538 +4.87% 1
Reading +7 7 £600 +5.96% 2
Nottinghamshire +2 7 £463 +42.30%
Cambridge +1 7 £538 +4.87% 1
Nottingham -1 7 £463 +42.30%
East Sussex - 7 £500 - 2
Brighton - 7 £500 - 1
Glasgow +1 6 £369 -
Manchester -2 6 £725 +123.07% 2
Edinburgh -8 6 £475 +21.79%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 217 (32.39%) Finance
2 178 (26.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 159 (23.73%) Project Management
4 121 (18.06%) Banking
5 111 (16.57%) Change Management
6 105 (15.67%) SAP
7 96 (14.33%) PRINCE2
7 96 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (12.54%) ERP
9 81 (12.09%) Retail
10 77 (11.49%) Oracle
11 68 (10.15%) Business Analysis
12 64 (9.55%) MS Project
13 62 (9.25%) Microsoft
14 59 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
15 54 (8.06%) MS Excel
16 52 (7.76%) Degree
17 50 (7.46%) MS Visio
18 46 (6.87%) Programme Management
19 45 (6.72%) CRM
20 43 (6.42%) UML
20 43 (6.42%) GAP Analysis
21 40 (5.97%) E-Commerce
22 38 (5.67%) ITIL
23 37 (5.52%) Migration
24 36 (5.37%) Requirements Analysis
25 34 (5.07%) Data Modelling
26 33 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
26 33 (4.93%) MS Office
26 33 (4.93%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.90%) Documentum
5 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.60%) Lync
7 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.30%) Apache
7 2 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.15%) CMS
8 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.15%) SAS
8 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) JBoss
8 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 64 (9.55%) MS Project
2 54 (8.06%) MS Excel
3 50 (7.46%) MS Visio
4 33 (4.93%) MS Office
5 25 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.04%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.09%) Oracle ERP
2 14 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.94%) SAP ERP
4 12 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (1.79%) Maximo
5 9 (1.34%) SAP Retail
6 8 (1.19%) VisionPLUS
7 7 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.90%) SAP PS
9 5 (0.75%) CA Clarity
9 5 (0.75%) SAP GRC
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.60%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.60%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.60%) Office 365
1 4 (0.60%) SaaS
1 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.30%) LucidChart
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.64%) ATM
2 7 (1.04%) Internet
2 7 (1.04%) FTP
3 6 (0.90%) LDAP
3 6 (0.90%) LAN
3 6 (0.90%) VoIP
3 6 (0.90%) Wireless
4 5 (0.75%) WAN
4 5 (0.75%) DNS
5 4 (0.60%) NAS
5 4 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.60%) SAN
6 3 (0.45%) BGP
6 3 (0.45%) Intranet
6 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.30%) Network Security
7 2 (0.30%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.30%) DHCP
7 2 (0.30%) Firewall
8 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
1 16 (2.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.34%) Big Data
4 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.60%) Spotfire
4 4 (0.60%) QlikView
5 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.30%) DTS
7 1 (0.15%) OLTP
7 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.15%) MySQL
7 1 (0.15%) OLAP
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.34%) Selenium
2 8 (1.19%) WebDriver
2 8 (1.19%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.30%) MSTest
5 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.15%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 217 (32.39%) Finance
2 121 (18.06%) Banking
3 81 (12.09%) Retail
4 31 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 29 (4.33%) Retail Banking
6 25 (3.73%) Legal
7 23 (3.43%) Marketing
8 22 (3.28%) Investment Banking
9 21 (3.13%) Manufacturing
10 16 (2.39%) Automotive
11 14 (2.09%) Corporate Banking
12 12 (1.79%) Law
12 12 (1.79%) Back Office
13 10 (1.49%) Front Office
14 9 (1.34%) Publishing
14 9 (1.34%) Local Government
15 6 (0.90%) Games
16 5 (0.75%) Military
16 5 (0.75%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 227 (33.88%) Analyst
2 172 (25.67%) Business Analyst
3 117 (17.46%) Project Manager
4 67 (10.00%) Architect
5 49 (7.31%) Consultant
6 38 (5.67%) Programme Manager
7 34 (5.07%) Senior Analyst
8 27 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
9 26 (3.88%) Senior Business Analyst
10 25 (3.73%) Business Manager
11 19 (2.84%) Change Manager
12 15 (2.24%) Business Systems Analyst
12 15 (2.24%) Systems Analyst
13 14 (2.09%) Data Analyst
14 13 (1.94%) Infrastructure Manager
15 12 (1.79%) Senior Manager
15 12 (1.79%) Developer
16 11 (1.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 11 (1.64%) SAP Analyst
16 11 (1.64%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.39%) .NET
2 11 (1.64%) Web Services
3 10 (1.49%) SOAP
4 8 (1.19%) Middleware
5 5 (0.75%) HTML
5 5 (0.75%) J2EE
6 4 (0.60%) SAP PI
7 3 (0.45%) XMPP
7 3 (0.45%) WCF
7 3 (0.45%) jQuery
7 3 (0.45%) HTML5
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Avro
8 2 (0.30%) AutoMapper
8 2 (0.30%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (0.30%) Fluent NHibernate
8 2 (0.30%) NHibernate
8 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 2 (0.30%) JNI
8 2 (0.30%) XML
8 2 (0.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.09%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.19%) Data Structures
4 8 (1.19%) User Experience
4 8 (1.19%) Credit Risk
4 8 (1.19%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.04%) NHS
5 7 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (0.90%) Visualisation
6 6 (0.90%) PMI
7 5 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (0.75%) Open Source
8 4 (0.60%) Derivative
8 4 (0.60%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.45%) DTV
9 3 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.45%) Statistics
10 2 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.28%) Windows
2 7 (1.04%) Solaris
3 5 (0.75%) AIX
4 4 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.60%) Android
4 4 (0.60%) UNIX
5 3 (0.45%) Linux
6 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.30%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.15%) VMS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (26.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 159 (23.73%) Project Management
3 111 (16.57%) Change Management
4 96 (14.33%) PRINCE2
4 96 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (12.54%) ERP
6 68 (10.15%) Business Analysis
7 46 (6.87%) Programme Management
8 45 (6.72%) CRM
9 43 (6.42%) UML
9 43 (6.42%) GAP Analysis
10 40 (5.97%) E-Commerce
11 38 (5.67%) ITIL
12 37 (5.52%) Migration
13 36 (5.37%) Requirements Analysis
14 34 (5.07%) Data Modelling
15 33 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (4.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 33 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (4.48%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 18 (2.69%) SQL
2 17 (2.54%) Java
3 15 (2.24%) C
4 8 (1.19%) Groovy
5 6 (0.90%) VB
6 4 (0.60%) C#
7 3 (0.45%) Python
7 3 (0.45%) C++
7 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.45%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.45%) Perl
7 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.30%) VBA
9 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.15%) PHP
9 1 (0.15%) Ruby
9 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 52 (7.76%) Degree
2 30 (4.48%) PMI Certification
3 27 (4.03%) PMP
4 25 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 23 (3.43%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.99%) APMP
7 14 (2.09%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.09%) ISEB
8 12 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.75%) MOS
10 3 (0.45%) ACCA
10 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 3 (0.45%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.45%) PgMP
11 2 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.30%) CCNP
11 2 (0.30%) CIMA
12 1 (0.15%) MBA
12 1 (0.15%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.24%) Basel II
1 15 (2.24%) Basel III
1 15 (2.24%) Solvency II
2 12 (1.79%) QA
3 6 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.45%) P3O
6 3 (0.45%) FATCA
7 2 (0.30%) COREP
7 2 (0.30%) FINREP
7 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) MiFID
7 2 (0.30%) SLA
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) OPNET
2 1 (0.15%) Netcool
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 105 (15.67%) SAP
2 77 (11.49%) Oracle
3 62 (9.25%) Microsoft
4 19 (2.84%) IBM
5 14 (2.09%) Cisco
6 10 (1.49%) Primavera
7 9 (1.34%) Cognos
7 9 (1.34%) SunGard
8 7 (1.04%) Calypso
9 6 (0.90%) Actimize
10 5 (0.75%) VMware
10 5 (0.75%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.60%) Norkom
11 4 (0.60%) Mantas
11 4 (0.60%) CA
11 4 (0.60%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.60%) EMC
11 4 (0.60%) Citrix
11 4 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.60%) Remedy
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tiverton, Exeter, Devon
Mid Devon District Council
Rate: £29,558 - £31,846
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
North Norfolk District Council
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury
Volt
Rate: £250.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £288.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Volt
Rate: £14.00 - £16.50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Rate: £6.50 - £8 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago