The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Transformation
Rank 335 344 286
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -58
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 356 360 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.62% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.77% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 251 243
Median daily rate £450 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £420
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 16
Median hourly rate - £35.97 £21.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.77%
UK excluding London median 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
45124 46910 43512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.26% 78.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29802 30476 26956
Median daily rate £438 £423 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1113 1272 1173
Median hourly rate £29.50 £30.01 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +27.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Business Transformation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Transformation within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 341 £450 -9.09% 105
London +12 169 £500 -9.09% 45
South East +20 48 £431 -4.95% 9
Yorkshire +25 46 £420 -0.29% 7
West Midlands -4 37 £419 +7.37% 11
West Yorkshire +23 32 £420 -3.72% 5
Hampshire +17 22 £425 +70.00% 4
Berkshire +12 18 £425 -26.08% 1
Leeds +13 17 £390 -13.33% 4
City of London +24 11 £450 -9.54% 19
North West -5 11 £425 -10.52% 13
Warwickshire +1 9 £425 -
East of England -1 8 £475 -11.62% 1
East Midlands -5 8 £675 +36.36% 2
North Yorkshire +6 7 £385 -
South West -17 7 £475 -5.00% 10
Warwick - 7 £438 -
York - 7 £385 -
Newbury +1 6 £300 -45.45% 1
South Yorkshire 0 6 £700 +90.47% 1
Manchester -14 6 £425 -10.05% 11
Andover - 6 £350 -
South Wales +25 5 £225 - 1
Wales +21 5 £225 - 1
Scotland +14 5 £375 +15.38% 9
Halifax +10 5 £420 +53.56% 1
Bradford +9 5 £425 -5.55%
Surrey +8 5 £455 - 2
Wiltshire -5 5 £525 +7.69% 4
Birmingham -8 5 £413 -16.66% 7

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 240 (32.17%) Finance
2 178 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 176 (23.59%) Project Management
4 131 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (17.29%) Change Management
6 103 (13.81%) PRINCE2
7 86 (11.53%) Migration
8 75 (10.05%) Business Analysis
9 66 (8.85%) ERP
10 64 (8.58%) Banking
11 63 (8.45%) Retail
11 63 (8.45%) SAP
12 58 (7.77%) Oracle
13 55 (7.37%) CRM
14 54 (7.24%) Microsoft
15 51 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
16 50 (6.70%) MS Excel
17 48 (6.43%) Programme Management
17 48 (6.43%) Target Operating Model
18 45 (6.03%) Waterfall
19 43 (5.76%) Telecoms
20 41 (5.50%) ITIL
21 40 (5.36%) Degree
21 40 (5.36%) Security Cleared
22 38 (5.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 37 (4.96%) SC Cleared
23 37 (4.96%) SQL
24 36 (4.83%) Service Management
24 36 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
25 35 (4.69%) Service Delivery

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.34%) SAS
3 7 (0.94%) CMS
4 6 (0.80%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (0.67%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.40%) eZ Publish
7 3 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.27%) Confluence
8 2 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.13%) Apache
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 50 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 28 (3.75%) MS Project
4 26 (3.49%) MS Office
5 17 (2.28%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.67%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.34%) SAP ERP
4 8 (1.07%) Maximo
5 7 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.67%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.54%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.54%) ENOVIA
8 4 (0.54%) SAP SCM
9 3 (0.40%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.40%) Movex
9 3 (0.40%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.40%) SAP EWM
10 2 (0.27%) Cognos Controller
10 2 (0.27%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.27%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.69%) Office 365
2 22 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.21%) Yammer
5 8 (1.07%) OneDrive
6 7 (0.94%) SaaS
7 6 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.88%) WAN
2 13 (1.74%) LAN
2 13 (1.74%) Skype
3 7 (0.94%) Network Security
4 6 (0.80%) Firewall
4 6 (0.80%) Intranet
5 5 (0.67%) SAN
6 4 (0.54%) HTTP
7 2 (0.27%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.27%) WebEx
8 1 (0.13%) ATM
8 1 (0.13%) DNS
8 1 (0.13%) DSL
8 1 (0.13%) Extranet
8 1 (0.13%) Internet
8 1 (0.13%) LDAP
8 1 (0.13%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.94%) Hadoop
4 6 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (0.80%) Data Lake
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.54%) Big Data
6 4 (0.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.40%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.40%) GIS
7 3 (0.40%) Pentaho
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.40%) WebFOCUS
8 2 (0.27%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.27%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.47%) Jasmine
1 11 (1.47%) QUnit
2 10 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.40%) IntelliJ
4 3 (0.40%) JIRA
4 3 (0.40%) MSTest
4 3 (0.40%) NUnit
4 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.27%) ERwin
5 2 (0.27%) JUnit
5 2 (0.27%) LSMW
5 2 (0.27%) Maven
5 2 (0.27%) Mockito
5 2 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.27%) TestNG
6 1 (0.13%) JMeter
6 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 240 (32.17%) Finance
2 64 (8.58%) Banking
3 63 (8.45%) Retail
4 43 (5.76%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.62%) Marketing
6 17 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.14%) Publishing
8 13 (1.74%) Legal
9 7 (0.94%) Military
10 6 (0.80%) Local Government
10 6 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.54%) Front Office
13 3 (0.40%) Advertising
13 3 (0.40%) Back Office
13 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.40%) Law
14 2 (0.27%) Billing
14 2 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 179 (23.99%) Analyst
2 164 (21.98%) Project Manager
3 127 (17.02%) Business Analyst
4 73 (9.79%) Architect
5 61 (8.18%) Programme Manager
6 51 (6.84%) Consultant
7 48 (6.43%) Change Manager
8 35 (4.69%) Transformation Manager
9 33 (4.42%) Business Manager
9 33 (4.42%) Developer
10 32 (4.29%) Business Change Manager
11 28 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
12 26 (3.49%) IT Manager
13 22 (2.95%) IT Project Manager
13 22 (2.95%) Senior Manager
14 20 (2.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 19 (2.55%) Business Architect
15 19 (2.55%) Business Change Project Manager
15 19 (2.55%) Junior
15 19 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.41%) .NET
1 18 (2.41%) HTML
2 16 (2.14%) Middleware
3 15 (2.01%) CSS
3 15 (2.01%) JSON
4 14 (1.88%) Web Services
5 11 (1.47%) D3.js
5 11 (1.47%) DOM
5 11 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (1.34%) XML
7 9 (1.21%) LESS
8 8 (1.07%) REST
8 8 (1.07%) SOAP
9 7 (0.94%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.80%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (0.67%) WCF
12 4 (0.54%) COM
12 4 (0.54%) EDI
12 4 (0.54%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.62%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.82%) PMI
4 13 (1.74%) Data Centre
5 12 (1.61%) User Experience
6 11 (1.47%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.07%) CESG
8 7 (0.94%) Minimum Viable Product
8 7 (0.94%) Statistics
9 6 (0.80%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.80%) Blog
9 6 (0.80%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.67%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.67%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.67%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.54%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.49%) Windows
2 15 (2.01%) Linux
3 13 (1.74%) Unix
4 8 (1.07%) OpenVMS
4 8 (1.07%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.13%) AIX
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 176 (23.59%) Project Management
3 131 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (17.29%) Change Management
5 103 (13.81%) PRINCE2
6 86 (11.53%) Migration
7 75 (10.05%) Business Analysis
8 66 (8.85%) ERP
9 55 (7.37%) CRM
10 48 (6.43%) Programme Management
10 48 (6.43%) Target Operating Model
11 45 (6.03%) Waterfall
12 41 (5.50%) ITIL
13 38 (5.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 36 (4.83%) Service Management
15 35 (4.69%) Service Delivery
16 34 (4.56%) Coaching
17 33 (4.42%) E-Commerce
18 31 (4.16%) Risk Management
18 31 (4.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (4.96%) SQL
2 25 (3.35%) C#
3 21 (2.82%) Java
4 19 (2.55%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.07%) C
6 6 (0.80%) PHP
6 6 (0.80%) VB
7 5 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.40%) SPARQL
9 3 (0.40%) XPath
10 2 (0.27%) C++
11 1 (0.13%) ABAP
11 1 (0.13%) COBOL
11 1 (0.13%) JCL
11 1 (0.13%) Ruby
11 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (5.36%) Degree
1 40 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 37 (4.96%) SC Cleared
3 26 (3.49%) PMI Certification
4 16 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (2.01%) CISSP
6 14 (1.88%) ISEB
7 13 (1.74%) PMP
8 12 (1.61%) CISM
9 10 (1.34%) APMP
9 10 (1.34%) CISA
10 6 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.40%) MBA
11 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.13%) CRISC
13 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.55%) QA
2 10 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.94%) SLA
4 3 (0.40%) COBIT
4 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) GAMP
6 1 (0.13%) GCP
6 1 (0.13%) GMP
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.13%) HDFS
3 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.27%) MOM
2 1 (0.13%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.13%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (8.45%) SAP
2 58 (7.77%) Oracle
3 54 (7.24%) Microsoft
4 19 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.07%) Hyperion
6 7 (0.94%) Citrix
6 7 (0.94%) hybris
6 7 (0.94%) VMware
7 6 (0.80%) HP
7 6 (0.80%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.67%) IBM
9 4 (0.54%) Guidewire
9 4 (0.54%) Lotus
9 4 (0.54%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.40%) Concur
10 3 (0.40%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.40%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.40%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.40%) Tableau
10 3 (0.40%) Zuora
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