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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Transformation
Rank 303 303 307
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 350 341 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.83% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 231 169
Average daily rate
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£500 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -37.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £18.10 £34.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.95 £75.00 £45.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+89.65% -61.64%

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
42559 41264 35676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.38% 74.73% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26548 25722 21281
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1225 1158 1074
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +5 333 £500 +10.07% 76
London -26 104 £523 +4.50% 30
South East +5 59 £475 +7.95% 10
North West +1 39 £500 +17.64% 1
South West 0 38 £475 +18.75% 16
Yorkshire +7 37 £425 +28.78% 6
West Yorkshire +5 25 £425 +16.43% 3
City of London -8 25 £525 +9.37% 6
Cheshire +14 23 £525 +31.25% 1
Berkshire -4 23 £488 - 3
East of England +28 22 £538 -2.27% 3
East Midlands +8 15 £450 +6.50% 8
Hampshire -3 15 £473 +35.00% 1
West Midlands -12 15 £463 - 1
Wiltshire +11 13 £500 +10.98% 8
Swindon +10 13 £500 +10.98% 7
Warrington - 13 £725 -
Bradford -7 12 £425 -
Scotland -6 11 £363 -3.33% 2
Bristol +8 9 £411 -8.77% 2
Chester - 9 £500 -
Bracknell +8 8 £500 -
Leeds -8 8 £450 -
Lancashire +12 7 £450 +87.50%
Hertfordshire +9 7 £550 +7.31% 1
Oxfordshire -21 7 £450 +20.00%
South Yorkshire - 7 £500 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £358 - 3
Sheffield - 7 £500 -
Cambridgeshire +10 6 £538 -6.52%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 261 (38.50%) Finance
2 184 (27.14%) Project Management
2 184 (27.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 118 (17.40%) Change Management
4 117 (17.26%) Banking
5 114 (16.81%) PRINCE2
6 80 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (11.50%) SAP
8 70 (10.32%) Business Analysis
9 61 (9.00%) Retail
10 59 (8.70%) Microsoft
11 58 (8.55%) Degree
12 56 (8.26%) MS Visio
13 55 (8.11%) MS Project
14 54 (7.96%) GAP Analysis
15 51 (7.52%) Six Sigma
16 50 (7.37%) ERP
17 44 (6.49%) Migration
17 44 (6.49%) Programme Management
18 42 (6.19%) ITIL
18 42 (6.19%) MS Excel
18 42 (6.19%) Oracle
18 42 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 41 (6.05%) CRM
20 40 (5.90%) PMI Certification
20 40 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
21 39 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
22 37 (5.46%) Telecoms
23 36 (5.31%) UML
23 36 (5.31%) Requirements Analysis

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.74%) Documentum
4 4 (0.59%) Lync
5 3 (0.44%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.29%) Apache
6 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.15%) SAS
7 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (8.26%) MS Visio
2 55 (8.11%) MS Project
3 42 (6.19%) MS Excel
4 34 (5.01%) MS Office
5 9 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.77%) Maximo
2 12 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.47%) SAP ERP
4 9 (1.33%) SAP CO
4 9 (1.33%) Primavera
4 9 (1.33%) SAP FI
4 9 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.74%) VisionPLUS
5 5 (0.74%) SAP Retail
5 5 (0.74%) SAP PS
5 5 (0.74%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.44%) CA PPM
7 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.44%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.29%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.59%) Office 365
1 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (0.29%) Lucidchart
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) Taleo
3 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.18%) Internet
2 7 (1.03%) WAN
2 7 (1.03%) LAN
3 6 (0.88%) LDAP
3 6 (0.88%) ATM
4 5 (0.74%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.59%) NAS
5 4 (0.59%) VoIP
5 4 (0.59%) SAN
5 4 (0.59%) Wireless
6 3 (0.44%) DNS
7 2 (0.29%) Intranet
7 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.29%) VPN
7 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.29%) BGP
7 2 (0.29%) Network Security
8 1 (0.15%) MPLS
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.03%) QlikView
3 7 (1.03%) Spotfire
4 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.74%) Big Data
5 2 (0.29%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.29%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.29%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.15%) OLTP
6 1 (0.15%) DataStage
6 1 (0.15%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 12 (1.77%) Selenium
2 9 (1.33%) WebDriver
3 8 (1.18%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.29%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.15%) ERwin
5 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 261 (38.50%) Finance
2 117 (17.26%) Banking
3 61 (9.00%) Retail
4 37 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.39%) Legal
6 20 (2.95%) Retail Banking
7 18 (2.65%) Law
8 17 (2.51%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.36%) Back Office
10 13 (1.92%) Marketing
11 11 (1.62%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.18%) Advertising
12 8 (1.18%) Local Government
12 8 (1.18%) Billing
13 7 (1.03%) Automotive
13 7 (1.03%) Military
14 6 (0.88%) French Language
15 5 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.74%) Front Office
16 4 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 204 (30.09%) Analyst
2 165 (24.34%) Project Manager
3 164 (24.19%) Business Analyst
4 55 (8.11%) Architect
5 50 (7.37%) Consultant
6 41 (6.05%) Business Manager
7 40 (5.90%) Programme Manager
8 36 (5.31%) Senior Analyst
9 33 (4.87%) Senior Business Analyst
10 29 (4.28%) Change Manager
11 26 (3.83%) Senior Manager
12 25 (3.69%) Business Project Manager
13 19 (2.80%) Business Change Manager
13 19 (2.80%) Senior Project Manager
14 18 (2.65%) Developer
15 17 (2.51%) Systems Analyst
16 15 (2.21%) Business Systems Analyst
16 15 (2.21%) Change Project Manager
17 13 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
18 12 (1.77%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.06%) .NET
2 11 (1.62%) Middleware
3 9 (1.33%) SOAP
4 8 (1.18%) Web Services
5 5 (0.74%) JNI
5 5 (0.74%) Rendezvous
6 4 (0.59%) J2EE
7 3 (0.44%) CSS
7 3 (0.44%) XML
7 3 (0.44%) HTML
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Avro
8 2 (0.29%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.15%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.15%) XMPP
9 1 (0.15%) XSL
9 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.15%) EDI
9 1 (0.15%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.15%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.21%) PMI
4 13 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.47%) NHS
6 7 (1.03%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.74%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.74%) Equities
8 5 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.74%) Open Source
9 4 (0.59%) User Experience
9 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (0.59%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.59%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.44%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.06%) Windows
2 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
2 4 (0.59%) Android
3 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.29%) Windows NT
4 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
4 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.29%) VMS
5 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.15%) Linux
5 1 (0.15%) UNIX
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (27.14%) Project Management
1 184 (27.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 118 (17.40%) Change Management
3 114 (16.81%) PRINCE2
4 80 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (10.32%) Business Analysis
6 54 (7.96%) GAP Analysis
7 51 (7.52%) Six Sigma
8 50 (7.37%) ERP
9 44 (6.49%) Migration
9 44 (6.49%) Programme Management
10 42 (6.19%) ITIL
10 42 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 41 (6.05%) CRM
12 40 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (5.31%) UML
13 36 (5.31%) Requirements Analysis
14 33 (4.87%) Data Modelling
15 30 (4.42%) E-Commerce
16 29 (4.28%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 22 (3.24%) Java
2 15 (2.21%) C
3 14 (2.06%) SQL
4 9 (1.33%) C#
5 8 (1.18%) Groovy
6 6 (0.88%) C++
7 4 (0.59%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.44%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.29%) Python
9 2 (0.29%) VB
9 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (8.55%) Degree
2 40 (5.90%) PMI Certification
3 33 (4.87%) PMP
4 29 (4.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (2.95%) APMP
6 16 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.62%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.18%) ISEB
9 7 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.88%) ACCA
10 6 (0.88%) MOS
11 4 (0.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 4 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.59%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 3 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.44%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.29%) PgMP
13 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.10%) Solvency II
2 18 (2.65%) Basel III
2 18 (2.65%) Basel II
3 9 (1.33%) QA
4 8 (1.18%) SLA
5 5 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.74%) P3O
6 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.29%) FATCA
7 1 (0.15%) MiFID
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) COREP
7 1 (0.15%) FINREP
System Software
1 10 (1.47%) XenApp
1 10 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) Netcool
2 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 78 (11.50%) SAP
2 59 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 42 (6.19%) Oracle
4 14 (2.06%) Citrix
5 11 (1.62%) IBM
6 10 (1.47%) TIBCO
6 10 (1.47%) AppSense
7 9 (1.33%) Cognos
8 8 (1.18%) Actimize
9 7 (1.03%) Mantas
9 7 (1.03%) Norkom
10 5 (0.74%) ION Trading
10 5 (0.74%) Cisco
10 5 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.74%) Ariba
11 4 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (0.59%) HP
11 4 (0.59%) Dell
12 3 (0.44%) Remedy
12 3 (0.44%) BEA
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Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
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CHM Recruit
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