The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Transformation
Rank 271 322 355
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +33
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 366 273 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.74% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 172 163
Average daily rate
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£450 £439 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -6.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 - £27.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39338 37094 40713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.94% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24409 22472 23326
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1062 1420
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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 +32 326 £455 +1.16% 83
London +36 117 £475 -9.52% 31
South East +19 63 £420 -4.00% 12
West Midlands +17 41 £450 +12.50% 4
South West -12 34 £451 +6.00% 17
Scotland 0 25 £388 -3.12% 1
City of London +36 24 £475 -9.52% 12
Berkshire +18 24 £415 -53.88% 4
Coventry +8 23 £510 -7.27% 1
East Midlands -6 21 £500 +5.15% 3
Yorkshire -7 21 £385 +0.65% 4
Swindon +3 17 £500 +17.64% 5
West Yorkshire -2 17 £380 +1.33% 4
Wiltshire -7 17 £500 +17.64% 5
North West -10 14 £538 +25.58% 5
Birmingham +2 12 £460 +18.70% 3
Edinburgh -17 11 £400 - 1
Glasgow +9 10 £300 -
East of England -22 9 £475 +18.75% 4
Leeds +4 8 £385 -30.00% 1
Somerset -8 8 £369 +47.50%
Nottinghamshire +11 6 £500 -14.89% 1
Manchester -1 6 £600 +33.33% 4
Oxfordshire -9 6 £401 -5.58%
West Sussex - 6 £485 -
Bradford +12 5 £385 +2.66%
Nottingham +9 5 £500 -14.89%
Hampshire -6 5 £475 - 1
Bracknell - 5 £390 -
Surrey -6 4 £375 -37.50% 2

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 234 (32.96%) Finance
2 191 (26.90%) Project Management
3 149 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 145 (20.42%) Change Management
5 121 (17.04%) PRINCE2
6 116 (16.34%) SAP
7 110 (15.49%) Banking
8 109 (15.35%) Oracle
9 92 (12.96%) ERP
10 87 (12.25%) Retail
11 78 (10.99%) Business Analysis
12 70 (9.86%) Migration
13 65 (9.15%) CRM
14 53 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
15 51 (7.18%) Programme Management
16 46 (6.48%) Telecoms
16 46 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
17 44 (6.20%) Oracle EBS R12
18 42 (5.92%) Requirements Analysis
19 41 (5.77%) UML
20 38 (5.35%) Degree
21 37 (5.21%) MS Excel
21 37 (5.21%) Data Modelling
21 37 (5.21%) GAP Analysis
22 36 (5.07%) MS Visio
22 36 (5.07%) E-Commerce
22 36 (5.07%) Microsoft
23 35 (4.93%) BPR
23 35 (4.93%) Investment Banking
24 34 (4.79%) BPMN

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle UPK
3 4 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (0.42%) IIS
4 3 (0.42%) Lync
5 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.28%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.28%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.28%) CMS
5 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.14%) DNN
6 1 (0.14%) Documentum
6 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.14%) Apache
6 1 (0.14%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 37 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.07%) MS Visio
3 27 (3.80%) MS Project
4 20 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (2.39%) MS Office
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (6.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.97%) ENOVIA
4 13 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
5 12 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (1.55%) DELMIA
7 6 (0.85%) SAP SRM
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.70%) Agresso
9 4 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.56%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.56%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.56%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.42%) Cerner Millennium
10 3 (0.42%) Summit
10 3 (0.42%) SAP EWM
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.28%) SaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.39%) HTTP
2 8 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.99%) Intranet
3 7 (0.99%) DNS
4 6 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (0.85%) DSL
5 4 (0.56%) SSL
5 4 (0.56%) LDAP
5 4 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.42%) DHCP
7 2 (0.28%) CDMA
7 2 (0.28%) GPRS
7 2 (0.28%) GSM
7 2 (0.28%) LAN
7 2 (0.28%) UMTS
7 2 (0.28%) WAN
7 2 (0.28%) Internet
7 2 (0.28%) Firewall
8 1 (0.14%) CTI
8 1 (0.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.13%) Big Data
2 8 (1.13%) Relational Database
3 7 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.56%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.28%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (0.28%) DataStage
7 2 (0.28%) MS Access
7 2 (0.28%) DB2
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Rational Rose
2 3 (0.42%) Subversion
2 3 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
4 1 (0.14%) LSMW
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.14%) JUnit
4 1 (0.14%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.14%) MSTest
4 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 234 (32.96%) Finance
2 110 (15.49%) Banking
3 87 (12.25%) Retail
4 46 (6.48%) Telecoms
5 35 (4.93%) Investment Banking
6 28 (3.94%) Back Office
7 27 (3.80%) Marketing
8 24 (3.38%) Retail Banking
9 23 (3.24%) Automotive
10 20 (2.82%) Corporate Banking
11 19 (2.68%) Manufacturing
12 15 (2.11%) Legal
13 12 (1.69%) German Language
14 10 (1.41%) Front Office
15 9 (1.27%) Law
16 8 (1.13%) Local Government
16 8 (1.13%) Billing
17 7 (0.99%) Advertising
17 7 (0.99%) Publishing
18 5 (0.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 193 (27.18%) Analyst
2 161 (22.68%) Project Manager
3 142 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 63 (8.87%) Change Manager
5 55 (7.75%) Consultant
6 52 (7.32%) Business Manager
7 44 (6.20%) Architect
8 36 (5.07%) Senior Analyst
9 35 (4.93%) Senior Business Analyst
10 33 (4.65%) Programme Manager
11 30 (4.23%) Business Project Manager
12 23 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (3.10%) Senior Manager
13 22 (3.10%) Business Change Manager
13 22 (3.10%) Change Analyst
14 21 (2.96%) Developer
15 19 (2.68%) SAP Manager
15 19 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
16 17 (2.39%) Business Consultant
17 16 (2.25%) Business Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.10%) XML
2 13 (1.83%) .NET
3 11 (1.55%) HTML
4 10 (1.41%) SOAP
4 10 (1.41%) Web Services
5 8 (1.13%) HTML5
5 8 (1.13%) CSS
5 8 (1.13%) JSON
6 7 (0.99%) CSS3
7 6 (0.85%) Drools
7 6 (0.85%) FpML
7 6 (0.85%) JRules
8 4 (0.56%) RESTful
8 4 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.56%) Middleware
8 4 (0.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.42%) jQuery
9 3 (0.42%) REST
10 2 (0.28%) MapReduce
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (2.54%) NHS
2 12 (1.69%) Social Media
2 12 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 12 (1.69%) FMCG
3 11 (1.55%) SWIFT
4 10 (1.41%) Derivative
5 8 (1.13%) Visualisation
6 7 (0.99%) APACS
6 7 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (0.85%) Open Source
7 6 (0.85%) Reference Data
8 5 (0.70%) PMI
8 5 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (0.56%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.42%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.28%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.28%) Clustering
11 2 (0.28%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.28%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (3.94%) Windows
2 20 (2.82%) Linux
3 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (0.85%) Mac OS X
3 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.56%) UNIX
6 3 (0.42%) Android
6 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.28%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.14%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (26.90%) Project Management
2 149 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 145 (20.42%) Change Management
4 121 (17.04%) PRINCE2
5 92 (12.96%) ERP
6 78 (10.99%) Business Analysis
7 70 (9.86%) Migration
8 65 (9.15%) CRM
9 53 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (7.18%) Programme Management
11 46 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 42 (5.92%) Requirements Analysis
13 41 (5.77%) UML
14 37 (5.21%) Data Modelling
14 37 (5.21%) GAP Analysis
15 36 (5.07%) E-Commerce
16 35 (4.93%) BPR
17 34 (4.79%) BPMN
18 33 (4.65%) PRINCE
18 33 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (3.10%) SQL
2 17 (2.39%) Java
3 8 (1.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.13%) C
4 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.42%) ABAP
6 2 (0.28%) Python
6 2 (0.28%) Perl
7 1 (0.14%) C#
7 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.14%) VB
7 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (5.35%) Degree
2 28 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 17 (2.39%) PMI Certification
4 16 (2.25%) PMP
4 16 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.41%) ISEB
8 8 (1.13%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (0.42%) APMP
10 2 (0.28%) CIMA
10 2 (0.28%) CIPD
10 2 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 1 (0.14%) CISSP
11 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.82%) QA
2 18 (2.54%) Basel II
3 17 (2.39%) Solvency II
4 16 (2.25%) Basel III
5 4 (0.56%) SLA
5 4 (0.56%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.42%) MiFID
6 3 (0.42%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.28%) FATCA
7 2 (0.28%) P3O
7 2 (0.28%) EMIR
7 2 (0.28%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.28%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (0.28%) Netcool
2 2 (0.28%) OPNET
Vendors
1 116 (16.34%) SAP
2 109 (15.35%) Oracle
3 36 (5.07%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.83%) IBM
5 10 (1.41%) HP
6 9 (1.27%) Siebel
7 8 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.99%) VMware
8 7 (0.99%) Citrix
9 4 (0.56%) Sun
9 4 (0.56%) Genesys
10 3 (0.42%) Capita
10 3 (0.42%) Endeca
10 3 (0.42%) JBoss
10 3 (0.42%) Ariba
10 3 (0.42%) Cerner
10 3 (0.42%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.42%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.42%) Cisco
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £800 - £950 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £580 - 675 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £1000 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Connectus
Rate: £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 24k/32k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago