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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Transformation
UK
Rank 299 321 315
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 313 338 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.81% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 224 255
Median daily rate £475 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £808 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £54.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.07% +145.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £33.90
% change year-on-year
- +62.24%

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
36193 41509 39855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.76% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23989 26924 25716
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1213 1044
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.16 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +28 288 £475 +3.26% 91
London -10 129 £500 - 35
South East +25 65 £450 - 20
Berkshire +20 27 £450 +7.46% 3
North West +16 26 £475 +0.79% 8
South West +19 23 £450 +7.14% 6
Scotland +31 19 £495 -33.96% 5
West Midlands 0 18 £450 -18.18% 7
Manchester +10 15 £393 -14.67% 8
City of London 0 14 £500 +7.52% 14
Glasgow +14 11 £500 -33.33%
Bristol +4 11 £450 +7.14% 5
Buckinghamshire +8 10 £388 -13.88% 2
East of England +2 10 £625 +13.63% 3
Yorkshire 0 10 £413 +3.12% 6
Milton Keynes - 10 £388 - 2
Wokingham - 9 £450 -
Surrey +25 8 £463 +23.33% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £625 - 1
Edinburgh +24 7 £495 +23.81% 5
Somerset +7 7 £390 -
Warwickshire - 7 £550 - 1
Cambridge - 7 £625 - 1
Bath - 7 £390 -
Reading +17 6 £1,500 - 1
East Midlands +11 6 £500 -13.04% 2
Staines - 6 - -
Maidenhead - 6 - -
West Yorkshire +3 5 £475 +26.66% 4
Leeds +2 5 £475 +35.71% 2

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 221 (30.27%) Finance
2 204 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (23.84%) Project Management
4 173 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (15.62%) Change Management
6 93 (12.74%) PRINCE2
7 87 (11.92%) Business Analysis
8 82 (11.23%) Telecoms
9 79 (10.82%) Microsoft
10 78 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
11 72 (9.86%) SAP
12 65 (8.90%) Programme Management
13 60 (8.22%) Risk Management
14 58 (7.95%) Target Operating Model
15 54 (7.40%) Oracle
15 54 (7.40%) Retail
16 51 (6.99%) ERP
17 50 (6.85%) Security Cleared
18 49 (6.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 49 (6.71%) Banking
19 48 (6.58%) MS Excel
20 47 (6.44%) Migration
21 43 (5.89%) Management Information System
21 43 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
22 40 (5.48%) Marketing
23 39 (5.34%) CRM
24 37 (5.07%) Service Delivery
24 37 (5.07%) SC Cleared
25 36 (4.93%) Service Management
26 34 (4.66%) Scrum

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 30 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.10%) CMS
4 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.41%) Drupal
7 2 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.27%) Confluence
7 2 (0.27%) IIS
7 2 (0.27%) Moodle
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.14%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (3.70%) MS Office
4 25 (3.42%) MS Project
5 15 (2.05%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.96%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.23%) SAP hybris
3 8 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.55%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.41%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.27%) Demantra
9 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.27%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.14%) Endur
10 1 (0.14%) Findur
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.14%) SAP PS
10 1 (0.14%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.19%) Office 365
3 12 (1.64%) IaaS
4 11 (1.51%) SaaS
5 10 (1.37%) AWS CloudTrail
6 8 (1.10%) Yammer
7 7 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.96%) OneDrive
8 5 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (0.27%) PaaS
11 1 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.33%) Firewall
1 17 (2.33%) LAN
2 12 (1.64%) WAN
3 9 (1.23%) Internet
3 9 (1.23%) Intranet
4 8 (1.10%) IP Telephony
4 8 (1.10%) NetScaler
4 8 (1.10%) Skype
5 7 (0.96%) Broadband
6 3 (0.41%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.41%) Wireless
7 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.27%) Network Security
8 1 (0.14%) DNS
8 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.14%) LDAP
8 1 (0.14%) SAN
8 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (1.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.82%) MongoDB
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.68%) GIS
5 5 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.55%) Big Data
6 4 (0.55%) DB2
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (0.55%) WebFOCUS
7 3 (0.41%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.41%) HBase
7 3 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.23%) JIRA
3 6 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.14%) JMeter
6 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.14%) MSTest
6 1 (0.14%) NUnit
6 1 (0.14%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.14%) Visual Composer
6 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 221 (30.27%) Finance
2 82 (11.23%) Telecoms
3 54 (7.40%) Retail
4 49 (6.71%) Banking
5 40 (5.48%) Marketing
6 22 (3.01%) Legal
7 14 (1.92%) Advertising
8 10 (1.37%) Back Office
9 9 (1.23%) Front Office
9 9 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.10%) Electronics
10 8 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.96%) Local Government
11 7 (0.96%) Military
12 6 (0.82%) Law
12 6 (0.82%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.82%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 173 (23.70%) Analyst
2 128 (17.53%) Business Analyst
3 109 (14.93%) Project Manager
4 97 (13.29%) Architect
5 54 (7.40%) Consultant
6 53 (7.26%) Change Manager
7 48 (6.58%) Programme Manager
8 43 (5.89%) Business Manager
9 31 (4.25%) Business Architect
10 28 (3.84%) Business Change Manager
10 28 (3.84%) IT Manager
10 28 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
10 28 (3.84%) Transformation Manager
11 20 (2.74%) Senior Manager
12 19 (2.60%) Developer
13 18 (2.47%) Agile Business Analyst
14 17 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (2.19%) PMO Manager
15 16 (2.19%) SAP Consultant
15 16 (2.19%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.88%) Web Services
2 11 (1.51%) REST
3 9 (1.23%) .NET
3 9 (1.23%) HTML
4 8 (1.10%) Middleware
4 8 (1.10%) XML
5 7 (0.96%) CSS
6 4 (0.55%) Java EE
6 4 (0.55%) Java SE
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (0.55%) XHTML
7 3 (0.41%) J2EE
7 3 (0.41%) JSON
7 3 (0.41%) Sass
7 3 (0.41%) Velocity
8 2 (0.27%) HTML5
8 2 (0.27%) Kafka
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.89%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.05%) PMI
4 12 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 12 (1.64%) Fixed Income
5 11 (1.51%) Equities
5 11 (1.51%) Public Cloud
5 11 (1.51%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.10%) Derivative
6 8 (1.10%) Economics
7 6 (0.82%) CESG
7 6 (0.82%) Taxonomies
7 6 (0.82%) User Experience
8 5 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (0.68%) Replication
9 4 (0.55%) Animation
9 4 (0.55%) Ontologies
9 4 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.29%) Windows
2 19 (2.60%) Linux
3 18 (2.47%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.10%) Unix
5 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.68%) AIX
7 1 (0.14%) Solaris
7 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (23.84%) Project Management
3 173 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 114 (15.62%) Change Management
5 93 (12.74%) PRINCE2
6 87 (11.92%) Business Analysis
7 65 (8.90%) Programme Management
8 60 (8.22%) Risk Management
9 58 (7.95%) Target Operating Model
10 51 (6.99%) ERP
11 49 (6.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 47 (6.44%) Migration
13 43 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (5.34%) CRM
15 37 (5.07%) Service Delivery
16 36 (4.93%) Service Management
17 34 (4.66%) Coaching
17 34 (4.66%) Scrum
18 33 (4.52%) DNA
19 32 (4.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.38%) SQL
2 17 (2.33%) C
2 17 (2.33%) PowerShell
3 14 (1.92%) Java
4 9 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.68%) C#
6 4 (0.55%) Python
7 3 (0.41%) C++
7 3 (0.41%) PHP
7 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.41%) SPARQL
8 2 (0.27%) Ruby
8 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.14%) Perl
9 1 (0.14%) R
9 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.14%) Tcl
9 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.07%) SC Cleared
3 30 (4.11%) Degree
4 21 (2.88%) ISEB
5 18 (2.47%) PMI Certification
6 13 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.10%) IIBA
9 7 (0.96%) CISSP
10 6 (0.82%) APMP
10 6 (0.82%) MBA
11 5 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.68%) CBAP
11 5 (0.68%) CISA
11 5 (0.68%) CISM
11 5 (0.68%) PMP
12 4 (0.55%) CIPD
13 3 (0.41%) CCNP
13 3 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.42%) QA
2 10 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.23%) GxP
3 9 (1.23%) SLA
4 8 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (1.10%) GAMP
4 8 (1.10%) GCP
4 8 (1.10%) GMP
5 6 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.68%) COBIT
7 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) MiFID
7 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.14%) BS7666
8 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.14%) EMIR
8 1 (0.14%) FATCA
8 1 (0.14%) GDPR
8 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.23%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (1.10%) XenDesktop
3 8 (1.10%) XenServer
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (1.78%) Puppet
2 7 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.27%) Ansible
3 2 (0.27%) Oozie
4 1 (0.14%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.14%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 72 (9.86%) SAP
3 54 (7.40%) Oracle
4 16 (2.19%) Bluefish Communications
5 14 (1.92%) HP
6 13 (1.78%) hybris
6 13 (1.78%) VMware
6 13 (1.78%) Workday
7 11 (1.51%) Cisco
8 10 (1.37%) Citrix
8 10 (1.37%) IBM
8 10 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.23%) Google
10 8 (1.10%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.68%) Cognos
11 5 (0.68%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.55%) Saba
13 3 (0.41%) Guidewire
13 3 (0.41%) Reuters
13 3 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
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