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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Transformation
Rank 329 320 322
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 335 325 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.81% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 249 201
Average daily rate £455 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £774 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £441
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £53.00 £24.75 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.14% +8.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.54 £18.92 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £27.50 £92.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.27 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +44.73%

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 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
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 310 £475 - 107
London +36 145 £513 +5.39% 62
South East +29 61 £450 +5.88% 5
North West +3 32 £525 -27.58% 9
South West -23 21 £400 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire -43 20 £400 - 10
Berkshire -2 18 £394 -7.35% 1
Manchester -3 18 £488 -32.75% 7
West Yorkshire -17 18 £375 -6.25% 10
West Sussex +18 13 £550 +13.98%
East of England +1 13 £475 -11.62% 2
West Midlands -12 12 £550 +32.53% 8
Hampshire +10 11 £425 -10.52%
Bristol +2 11 £390 -2.50% 1
Scotland -5 9 £400 +8.47% 6
City of London +25 8 £538 +19.44% 22
Leeds -13 8 £343 -8.66% 8
Cheshire -3 7 £645 +77.93% 2
Buckinghamshire - 7 £450 - 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £350 - 2
Oxfordshire +8 5 £563 +48.02%
Gatwick +5 5 £550 +1.85%
Wales -6 5 £400 +6.66% 2
South Wales -8 5 £400 +6.66% 2
Edinburgh -13 5 £388 +3.33% 2
Cardiff - 5 £400 -
Halifax +9 4 £400 -
Essex +4 4 £850 +106.06%
Bradford -3 4 £375 -11.76% 2
Swindon -28 4 £500 - 2

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 200 (29.50%) Finance
2 174 (25.66%) Project Management
3 148 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 99 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (14.31%) PRINCE2
6 95 (14.01%) Change Management
7 90 (13.27%) ERP
8 82 (12.09%) SAP
9 79 (11.65%) Migration
10 69 (10.18%) Oracle
11 65 (9.59%) Banking
12 62 (9.14%) Business Analysis
13 56 (8.26%) Microsoft
14 55 (8.11%) CRM
15 54 (7.96%) MS Excel
16 53 (7.82%) Programme Management
17 52 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
18 45 (6.64%) Retail
19 40 (5.90%) SharePoint
20 39 (5.75%) Degree
21 38 (5.60%) Management Information System
22 37 (5.46%) MS Project
23 36 (5.31%) Data Migration
24 35 (5.16%) Change Control
24 35 (5.16%) Target Operating Model
25 34 (5.01%) Telecoms
26 33 (4.87%) ITIL
27 32 (4.72%) SQL
28 30 (4.42%) MS Visio
28 30 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 40 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.06%) CMS
3 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.44%) Drupal
4 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.29%) Node.js
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.29%) SAS
4 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.15%) Apache
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 54 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.46%) MS Project
3 30 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 28 (4.13%) MS Office
5 26 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 15 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
3 13 (1.92%) SAP MM
4 12 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (1.18%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.88%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.44%) Maximo
8 3 (0.44%) Primavera
8 3 (0.44%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.44%) SAP Retail
8 3 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
8 3 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.29%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.29%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.39%) Office 365
2 10 (1.47%) SaaS
3 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.29%) IaaS
6 2 (0.29%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.29%) Yammer
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.92%) Intranet
2 7 (1.03%) Internet
2 7 (1.03%) Unified Communications
2 7 (1.03%) WAN
3 4 (0.59%) VPN
4 2 (0.29%) 4G
4 2 (0.29%) Firewall
4 2 (0.29%) FTP
4 2 (0.29%) GSM
4 2 (0.29%) LAN
4 2 (0.29%) MVNO
4 2 (0.29%) VoIP
5 1 (0.15%) BGP
5 1 (0.15%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.15%) MPLS
5 1 (0.15%) Multicast
5 1 (0.15%) Network Security
5 1 (0.15%) OSPF
5 1 (0.15%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.15%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
1 19 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.62%) Big Data
3 7 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (0.74%) MySQL
6 4 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.44%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.29%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.15%) Ingres
9 1 (0.15%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Lombardi
2 5 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.59%) Rational Rose
3 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (0.59%) Toad
4 3 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.44%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.44%) JUnit
4 3 (0.44%) Selenium
4 3 (0.44%) TestComplete
4 3 (0.44%) WATIR
5 2 (0.29%) ERwin
5 2 (0.29%) JIRA
5 2 (0.29%) LSMW
5 2 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.29%) Subversion
6 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.15%) NUnit
6 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 200 (29.50%) Finance
2 65 (9.59%) Banking
3 45 (6.64%) Retail
4 34 (5.01%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.92%) Legal
6 12 (1.77%) Local Government
6 12 (1.77%) Retail Banking
7 11 (1.62%) Marketing
8 8 (1.18%) Billing
8 8 (1.18%) Law
8 8 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.03%) Advertising
9 7 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.88%) Automotive
11 5 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.59%) Front Office
12 4 (0.59%) Publishing
13 3 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.29%) Back Office
14 2 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 147 (21.68%) Analyst
2 139 (20.50%) Project Manager
3 98 (14.45%) Business Analyst
4 64 (9.44%) Architect
5 52 (7.67%) Consultant
6 50 (7.37%) Programme Manager
7 46 (6.78%) Transformation Manager
8 33 (4.87%) Business Manager
8 33 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (4.72%) Senior Manager
10 30 (4.42%) Change Manager
11 27 (3.98%) Senior Project Manager
12 22 (3.24%) SAP Manager
13 19 (2.80%) Business Change Manager
13 19 (2.80%) IT Manager
14 18 (2.65%) Transformation Project Manager
15 17 (2.51%) Developer
16 16 (2.36%) PMO Analyst
17 15 (2.21%) Transformation Programme Manager
18 14 (2.06%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.92%) XML
2 12 (1.77%) Middleware
2 12 (1.77%) Web Services
3 6 (0.88%) HTML
3 6 (0.88%) HTML5
3 6 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.74%) J2EE
5 4 (0.59%) jQuery
5 4 (0.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (0.44%) Lucene
7 2 (0.29%) .NET
7 2 (0.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.29%) CSS
7 2 (0.29%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.29%) JSON
7 2 (0.29%) REST
7 2 (0.29%) RESTful
7 2 (0.29%) SOAP
7 2 (0.29%) Spring
7 2 (0.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 20 (2.95%) Data Centre
4 9 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (1.33%) Private Cloud
5 7 (1.03%) FMCG
5 7 (1.03%) PMI
5 7 (1.03%) User Experience
6 6 (0.88%) Semantic Web
7 5 (0.74%) CMDB
7 5 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.74%) Statistics
8 4 (0.59%) CESG
8 4 (0.59%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (0.59%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.59%) NHS
8 4 (0.59%) Social Media
9 3 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.06%) Windows
2 12 (1.77%) Linux
3 7 (1.03%) Unix
4 4 (0.59%) OpenVMS
4 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.29%) Solaris
5 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.15%) AIX
6 1 (0.15%) HPUX
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (25.66%) Project Management
2 148 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 99 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (14.31%) PRINCE2
5 95 (14.01%) Change Management
6 90 (13.27%) ERP
7 79 (11.65%) Migration
8 62 (9.14%) Business Analysis
9 55 (8.11%) CRM
10 53 (7.82%) Programme Management
11 36 (5.31%) Data Migration
12 35 (5.16%) Change Control
12 35 (5.16%) Target Operating Model
13 33 (4.87%) ITIL
14 30 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
15 26 (3.83%) Process Improvement
16 25 (3.69%) Data Modelling
16 25 (3.69%) Service Delivery
17 24 (3.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 23 (3.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.72%) SQL
2 11 (1.62%) Java
3 9 (1.33%) C
4 8 (1.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.03%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.44%) C#
7 3 (0.44%) PHP
8 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.29%) Python
9 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.15%) R
9 1 (0.15%) Ruby
9 1 (0.15%) Scala
9 1 (0.15%) VB
9 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (5.75%) Degree
2 25 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.24%) PMI Certification
4 21 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (2.36%) PMP
7 11 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.47%) APMP
9 6 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.74%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (0.74%) CIPD
10 5 (0.74%) CLAS
10 5 (0.74%) ISEB
10 5 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.74%) MBA
10 5 (0.74%) NVQ Level 3
11 4 (0.59%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.44%) CAPM
12 3 (0.44%) PgMP
13 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.54%) QA
2 6 (0.88%) Basel II
2 6 (0.88%) Basel III
2 6 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 6 (0.88%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.59%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.59%) RMADS
3 4 (0.59%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) P3O
4 2 (0.29%) SEPA
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
5 1 (0.15%) FATCA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.15%) HDFS
3 1 (0.15%) IAG
3 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Ansible
1 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.15%) Oozie
1 1 (0.15%) OPNET
1 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 82 (12.09%) SAP
2 69 (10.18%) Oracle
3 56 (8.26%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.21%) IBM
6 13 (1.92%) Ariba
6 13 (1.92%) OpenText
7 8 (1.18%) HP
7 8 (1.18%) hybris
8 6 (0.88%) Hyperion
8 6 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.74%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.74%) Siebel
9 5 (0.74%) VMware
10 4 (0.59%) Cisco
10 4 (0.59%) Citrix
10 4 (0.59%) Informatica
11 3 (0.44%) Adobe
11 3 (0.44%) CODA
11 3 (0.44%) Sun
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £345 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Jenrick IT
Rate: £440 - £480 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £220 - £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
aap3
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Orgtel
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 21 days ago