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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 281 326 357
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +31
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 393 291 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.55% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.74% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 173 174
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£450 £450 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £353 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £440 £406
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 5
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £14.75 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.30 £20.75 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £14.00 £18.67
% change year-on-year
+73.21% -24.99%

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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +39 363 £450 -2.80% 87
London +12 141 £480 -4.00% 31
South East +40 62 £440 -6.18% 10
West Midlands +18 46 £450 +20.00% 8
South West -22 36 £386 -10.69% 11
City of London +27 30 £463 -11.90% 10
Coventry - 24 £510 -
Berkshire +23 22 £440 -20.00% 4
Yorkshire +8 20 £440 +33.33% 8
Swindon +1 19 £475 +9.82% 5
Wiltshire -2 19 £475 +9.82% 6
North West -10 19 £385 -9.41% 10
East Midlands +8 17 £473 -3.81%
Scotland -6 17 £368 -25.75%
East of England -24 12 £413 +3.12% 5
Birmingham +1 11 £486 +21.56% 4
Kent +5 9 £319 -32.89%
Glasgow -6 9 £313 -36.86%
Cheshire +16 8 £380 - 3
West Yorkshire +1 8 £400 +21.21% 3
Bracknell +7 7 £390 -
Bristol -8 7 £330 -24.57% 2
Northamptonshire -1 6 £476 -
Manchester -21 6 £385 -17.86% 3
West Sussex +7 5 £660 +38.94% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £538 +7.50% 2
Edinburgh +2 5 £420 -18.04%
Cambridge -2 5 £538 +7.50% 2
Surrey -4 5 £385 -30.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £440 -

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 226 (29.82%) Finance
2 186 (24.54%) Project Management
3 146 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 140 (18.47%) Change Management
5 134 (17.68%) SAP
6 133 (17.55%) Oracle
7 121 (15.96%) ERP
8 105 (13.85%) PRINCE2
9 104 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (13.59%) Banking
11 101 (13.32%) Retail
12 86 (11.35%) Business Analysis
13 71 (9.37%) CRM
13 71 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
14 67 (8.84%) Migration
15 66 (8.71%) Programme Management
16 53 (6.99%) MS Excel
17 51 (6.73%) Oracle EBS R12
18 48 (6.33%) Microsoft
19 39 (5.15%) MS Project
20 38 (5.01%) E-Commerce
20 38 (5.01%) MS Visio
20 38 (5.01%) UML
21 37 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
21 37 (4.88%) Telecoms
22 36 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
23 35 (4.62%) BPMN
23 35 (4.62%) Change Control
23 35 (4.62%) DSDM
24 34 (4.49%) Data Modelling

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 28 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.66%) Documentum
4 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.26%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.26%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) SAS
7 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.13%) Lync
Applications
1 53 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.15%) MS Project
3 38 (5.01%) MS Visio
4 31 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (2.64%) MS Office
6 7 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 51 (6.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
3 21 (2.77%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (2.11%) ENOVIA
6 14 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (1.58%) DELMIA
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.66%) Agresso
9 5 (0.66%) Summit
9 5 (0.66%) CA Clarity
9 5 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.66%) SAP GRC
10 4 (0.53%) SAP Retail
11 3 (0.40%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
11 3 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.40%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.79%) SaaS
2 4 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (0.40%) Office 365
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.24%) HTTP
2 8 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.06%) FTP
3 6 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.66%) DNS
5 4 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (0.53%) Intranet
5 4 (0.53%) Firewall
5 4 (0.53%) SSL
6 3 (0.40%) CDMA
6 3 (0.40%) GPRS
6 3 (0.40%) GSM
6 3 (0.40%) UMTS
7 2 (0.26%) LDAP
7 2 (0.26%) WAN
7 2 (0.26%) LAN
7 2 (0.26%) ATM
8 1 (0.13%) VoIP
8 1 (0.13%) WLAN
8 1 (0.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.32%) Big Data
4 9 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.40%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.40%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.26%) DataStage
8 2 (0.26%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.26%) MS Access
8 2 (0.26%) DB2
9 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.13%) MySQL
9 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.13%) DTS
9 1 (0.13%) QlikView
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.66%) MSTest
2 3 (0.40%) Rational Rose
2 3 (0.40%) Subversion
2 3 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.13%) JIRA
4 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 226 (29.82%) Finance
2 103 (13.59%) Banking
3 101 (13.32%) Retail
4 37 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.35%) Automotive
6 32 (4.22%) Marketing
7 30 (3.96%) Investment Banking
8 23 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
9 22 (2.90%) Manufacturing
10 18 (2.37%) Retail Banking
10 18 (2.37%) Legal
11 15 (1.98%) Back Office
12 11 (1.45%) Local Government
13 8 (1.06%) Front Office
13 8 (1.06%) Advertising
13 8 (1.06%) Publishing
14 6 (0.79%) Games
15 5 (0.66%) Billing
15 5 (0.66%) German Language
16 4 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 236 (31.13%) Analyst
2 170 (22.43%) Business Analyst
3 137 (18.07%) Project Manager
4 60 (7.92%) Architect
5 59 (7.78%) Consultant
6 56 (7.39%) Change Manager
7 41 (5.41%) Programme Manager
8 35 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (4.49%) Business Manager
10 33 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
11 30 (3.96%) Senior Business Analyst
12 27 (3.56%) Change Analyst
13 21 (2.77%) Developer
14 19 (2.51%) Business Project Manager
15 16 (2.11%) PMO Manager
16 15 (1.98%) Agile Business Analyst
17 14 (1.85%) Business Change Manager
17 14 (1.85%) SAP Consultant
17 14 (1.85%) Systems Analyst
18 13 (1.72%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.37%) .NET
2 16 (2.11%) XML
3 14 (1.85%) HTML
4 13 (1.72%) SOAP
5 12 (1.58%) HTML5
6 8 (1.06%) JSON
6 8 (1.06%) Web Services
7 7 (0.92%) CSS
7 7 (0.92%) CSS3
8 6 (0.79%) jQuery
8 6 (0.79%) WCF
9 5 (0.66%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.66%) MSMQ
9 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 5 (0.66%) NHibernate
9 5 (0.66%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (0.66%) AutoMapper
9 5 (0.66%) Fluent NHibernate
10 4 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.51%) NHS
3 18 (2.37%) User Experience
4 13 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.45%) Social Media
5 11 (1.45%) FMCG
5 11 (1.45%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.32%) Visualisation
7 7 (0.92%) PMI
8 6 (0.79%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.66%) Derivative
9 5 (0.66%) Open Source
10 4 (0.53%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.40%) APACS
11 3 (0.40%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.26%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.26%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 29 (3.83%) Windows
2 18 (2.37%) Linux
3 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (0.79%) Mac OS X
4 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.40%) UNIX
5 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.40%) Android
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.26%) AIX
6 2 (0.26%) Solaris
6 2 (0.26%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (24.54%) Project Management
2 146 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 140 (18.47%) Change Management
4 121 (15.96%) ERP
5 105 (13.85%) PRINCE2
6 104 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (11.35%) Business Analysis
8 71 (9.37%) CRM
9 67 (8.84%) Migration
10 66 (8.71%) Programme Management
11 38 (5.01%) E-Commerce
11 38 (5.01%) UML
12 37 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
13 36 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 35 (4.62%) BPMN
14 35 (4.62%) Change Control
14 35 (4.62%) DSDM
15 34 (4.49%) Data Modelling
15 34 (4.49%) Requirements Analysis
15 34 (4.49%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 20 (2.64%) SQL
2 9 (1.19%) Java
3 8 (1.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (0.92%) C
5 6 (0.79%) VB
6 4 (0.53%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.53%) Perl
7 3 (0.40%) ABAP
7 3 (0.40%) VBA
7 3 (0.40%) Python
8 2 (0.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.26%) C#
8 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.13%) VBScript
9 1 (0.13%) PHP
9 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (3.83%) Degree
2 26 (3.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 20 (2.64%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.51%) PMI Certification
4 19 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 16 (2.11%) PMP
6 13 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.58%) ISEB
8 5 (0.66%) APMP
9 4 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.26%) PgMP
11 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.26%) CIMA
12 1 (0.13%) CCIE
12 1 (0.13%) CCNP
12 1 (0.13%) CISSP
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.11%) QA
1 16 (2.11%) Basel II
2 15 (1.98%) Basel III
2 15 (1.98%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.53%) P3O
5 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.40%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.40%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.26%) FATCA
6 2 (0.26%) COBIT
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.26%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) OPNET
1 3 (0.40%) Netcool
1 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 134 (17.68%) SAP
2 133 (17.55%) Oracle
3 48 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 15 (1.98%) IBM
5 10 (1.32%) Cisco
6 8 (1.06%) VMware
6 8 (1.06%) SunGard
7 7 (0.92%) Citrix
7 7 (0.92%) Calypso
7 7 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.79%) CheckPoint
8 6 (0.79%) HP
8 6 (0.79%) Genesys
9 5 (0.66%) Cognos
9 5 (0.66%) Primavera
10 4 (0.53%) Cadence
10 4 (0.53%) Remedy
11 3 (0.40%) Sun
11 3 (0.40%) Ariba
11 3 (0.40%) BMC
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £550 to £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £501 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £501 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £315.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £414.00 per day
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £325 to £375 per day
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Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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Plymouth, Devon
Plymouth City Council
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: £200 to £250 per day
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