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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 308 357 308
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -49
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 343 224 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.43% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.59% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 155 146
Average daily rate
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£445 £495 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £700 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £410
% change year-on-year
-10.57% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £20.05 £20.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% -36.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £19.60 £17.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.48 £23.00 £111.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.20 £20.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+37.56% -36.92%

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
41214 38103 35480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.51% 73.72% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26955 23499 20863
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1172 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +60 316 £450 -10.00% 74
London +52 132 £450 -10.00% 43
South West -14 42 £500 -0.29% 4
Yorkshire +17 39 £375 +25.00% 11
Swindon +16 32 £500 +2.35% 1
Wiltshire +12 32 £500 +2.35% 2
South East -47 29 £475 -13.63% 7
City of London -3 27 £406 -26.13% 13
West Midlands +8 25 £406 +3.83% 1
Scotland -2 19 £350 -12.50% 1
North Yorkshire - 18 £375 - 2
West Yorkshire +1 17 £400 +33.33% 8
Birmingham +9 16 £406 -26.13% 1
East Midlands +17 14 £463 +12.05% 2
Edinburgh 0 13 £331 -17.18%
East of England -2 13 £525 +16.66% 4
York - 13 £375 - 1
Berkshire +2 11 £463 -18.32% 1
North West -4 11 £575 +18.55% 1
Leeds -2 9 £375 +25.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 9 £481 -6.09%
Nottinghamshire +11 8 £463 -
Nottingham +9 8 £463 -
Cambridge +5 6 £425 -17.07%
Manchester -6 6 £650 +114.87% 1
North East - 6 £575 -
Surrey -6 5 £513 -35.93% 1
Bristol -12 5 £400 -17.94%
Hampshire -29 5 £450 -21.73% 2
Reading +15 4 £625 +7.29%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 231 (31.26%) Finance
2 173 (23.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 171 (23.14%) Project Management
4 122 (16.51%) Change Management
5 119 (16.10%) SAP
6 107 (14.48%) Banking
7 103 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (13.67%) Oracle
9 95 (12.86%) ERP
10 94 (12.72%) PRINCE2
11 81 (10.96%) Business Analysis
12 80 (10.83%) Retail
13 68 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
14 61 (8.25%) Microsoft
15 60 (8.12%) MS Project
16 58 (7.85%) Programme Management
17 51 (6.90%) MS Excel
18 49 (6.63%) UML
18 49 (6.63%) Migration
19 44 (5.95%) CRM
20 43 (5.82%) MS Visio
20 43 (5.82%) GAP Analysis
21 42 (5.68%) Degree
22 41 (5.55%) E-Commerce
23 39 (5.28%) Data Modelling
24 36 (4.87%) Scrum
25 34 (4.60%) Requirements Analysis
26 33 (4.47%) Systems Analysis
26 33 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
26 33 (4.47%) MS Office

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (2.57%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.54%) Documentum
4 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.27%) Lync
5 2 (0.27%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.27%) Apache
5 2 (0.27%) IIS
5 2 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.27%) CMS
6 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.14%) JBoss
6 1 (0.14%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) SAS
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 60 (8.12%) MS Project
2 51 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 43 (5.82%) MS Visio
4 33 (4.47%) MS Office
5 29 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.95%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (3.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (2.30%) Oracle ERP
3 12 (1.62%) SAP ERP
3 12 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (1.35%) Maximo
5 9 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (1.22%) SAP Retail
6 8 (1.08%) ENOVIA
6 8 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.95%) SAP PS
8 6 (0.81%) CA Clarity
8 6 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.81%) VisionPLUS
9 5 (0.68%) DELMIA
9 5 (0.68%) Summit
9 5 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.68%) SAP GRC
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.08%) SaaS
2 4 (0.54%) Office 365
3 3 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.27%) LucidChart
5 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.08%) ATM
1 8 (1.08%) FTP
2 7 (0.95%) LDAP
3 6 (0.81%) VoIP
3 6 (0.81%) WAN
3 6 (0.81%) LAN
3 6 (0.81%) Internet
3 6 (0.81%) Wireless
4 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.54%) DNS
4 4 (0.54%) Firewall
5 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.41%) Intranet
5 3 (0.41%) BGP
5 3 (0.41%) SAN
5 3 (0.41%) NAS
6 2 (0.27%) Network Security
6 2 (0.27%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.27%) DHCP
6 2 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.62%) Big Data
4 11 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.41%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.41%) QlikView
7 3 (0.41%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.14%) MySQL
9 1 (0.14%) DB2
9 1 (0.14%) OLAP
9 1 (0.14%) DTS
9 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.14%) OLTP
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (1.08%) WebDriver
1 8 (1.08%) SoapUI
1 8 (1.08%) Selenium
2 5 (0.68%) MSTest
3 2 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.14%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.14%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
4 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 231 (31.26%) Finance
2 107 (14.48%) Banking
3 80 (10.83%) Retail
4 30 (4.06%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.92%) Automotive
6 28 (3.79%) Marketing
6 28 (3.79%) Manufacturing
7 26 (3.52%) Retail Banking
8 23 (3.11%) Investment Banking
9 22 (2.98%) Legal
10 17 (2.30%) Corporate Banking
11 14 (1.89%) Back Office
12 12 (1.62%) Front Office
13 10 (1.35%) Local Government
13 10 (1.35%) Publishing
14 8 (1.08%) Games
15 6 (0.81%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.81%) Law
16 5 (0.68%) Advertising
16 5 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 253 (34.24%) Analyst
2 190 (25.71%) Business Analyst
3 111 (15.02%) Project Manager
4 71 (9.61%) Architect
5 62 (8.39%) Consultant
6 37 (5.01%) Senior Analyst
7 36 (4.87%) Programme Manager
8 35 (4.74%) Change Manager
9 32 (4.33%) Business Manager
10 31 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
11 29 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
12 17 (2.30%) Developer
12 17 (2.30%) Systems Analyst
13 16 (2.17%) Business Systems Analyst
14 15 (2.03%) SAP Consultant
14 15 (2.03%) Agile Business Analyst
15 14 (1.89%) Data Analyst
16 13 (1.76%) Senior Manager
17 12 (1.62%) Business Project Manager
17 12 (1.62%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.17%) .NET
2 13 (1.76%) SOAP
3 11 (1.49%) Web Services
4 8 (1.08%) HTML
5 7 (0.95%) Middleware
5 7 (0.95%) jQuery
5 7 (0.95%) HTML5
6 6 (0.81%) WCF
7 5 (0.68%) MSMQ
7 5 (0.68%) NHibernate
7 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 5 (0.68%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (0.68%) AutoMapper
7 5 (0.68%) Fluent NHibernate
8 4 (0.54%) SAP PI
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.41%) XML
9 3 (0.41%) J2EE
10 2 (0.27%) CSS3
10 2 (0.27%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.03%) NHS
3 11 (1.49%) User Experience
3 11 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 8 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 8 (1.08%) Data Structures
4 8 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 7 (0.95%) PMI
6 6 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.68%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.68%) Open Source
8 4 (0.54%) Derivative
9 3 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.41%) Economics
9 3 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.27%) FMCG
10 2 (0.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.25%) Windows
2 7 (0.95%) Solaris
3 6 (0.81%) AIX
4 4 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.41%) Linux
5 3 (0.41%) UNIX
5 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.41%) Android
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) VMS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (23.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 171 (23.14%) Project Management
3 122 (16.51%) Change Management
4 103 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (12.86%) ERP
6 94 (12.72%) PRINCE2
7 81 (10.96%) Business Analysis
8 58 (7.85%) Programme Management
9 49 (6.63%) UML
9 49 (6.63%) Migration
10 44 (5.95%) CRM
11 43 (5.82%) GAP Analysis
12 41 (5.55%) E-Commerce
13 39 (5.28%) Data Modelling
14 36 (4.87%) Scrum
15 34 (4.60%) Requirements Analysis
16 33 (4.47%) Systems Analysis
16 33 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (4.47%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.57%) SQL
2 16 (2.17%) Java
3 11 (1.49%) C
4 8 (1.08%) Groovy
5 6 (0.81%) VB
6 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.54%) C#
7 3 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.41%) Perl
7 3 (0.41%) Python
8 2 (0.27%) VBA
8 2 (0.27%) C++
8 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.14%) VBScript
9 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.14%) ABAP
9 1 (0.14%) PHP
9 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (5.68%) Degree
2 25 (3.38%) PMI Certification
3 22 (2.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 22 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.84%) PMP
5 15 (2.03%) ISEB
6 14 (1.89%) APMP
7 13 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (1.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.41%) CIMA
8 3 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.41%) PgMP
8 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) MOS
9 2 (0.27%) CCNP
10 1 (0.14%) MBA
10 1 (0.14%) ACCA
10 1 (0.14%) CCNA
10 1 (0.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.30%) Basel II
1 17 (2.30%) QA
1 17 (2.30%) Basel III
1 17 (2.30%) Solvency II
2 6 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.54%) P3O
4 3 (0.41%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.41%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) COBIT
5 2 (0.27%) MiFID
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) COREP
6 1 (0.14%) FINREP
6 1 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 8 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) SCCM
1 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.27%) Netcool
1 2 (0.27%) OPNET
2 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 119 (16.10%) SAP
2 101 (13.67%) Oracle
3 61 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 21 (2.84%) IBM
5 15 (2.03%) Cisco
6 11 (1.49%) Primavera
7 9 (1.22%) SunGard
8 8 (1.08%) Cognos
9 7 (0.95%) Calypso
10 6 (0.81%) CheckPoint
10 6 (0.81%) VMware
11 5 (0.68%) Remedy
11 5 (0.68%) Genesys
11 5 (0.68%) Actimize
12 4 (0.54%) Cadence
12 4 (0.54%) CA
12 4 (0.54%) Juniper
12 4 (0.54%) Citrix
12 4 (0.54%) EMC
12 4 (0.54%) TIBCO
Brighton, East Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £350 - 500 per day + .
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West
Via Resource
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Parity Resources
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Church International
Rate: £485 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £566 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago