The table below looks at the statistics for Business Transformation skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Transformation over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Transformation
Rank 111 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 14 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.60% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.86% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Average daily rate £550 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £319 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £475 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £441
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.27 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+46.42% +44.73%
Business Transformation
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2043 1505 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.69% 69.84% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 869 842
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 97 78
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Transformation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Transformation Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Transformation across the West Midlands region.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Transformation
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Transformation across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Business Transformation Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Transformation
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation across the West Midlands region.

Business Transformation Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Birmingham -7 3 £375 -9.63% 3
Coventry - 2 £550 - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
4 4 (15.38%) PMP
4 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Change Control
5 3 (11.54%) SaaS
5 3 (11.54%) PMBOK
5 3 (11.54%) CMS
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 2 (7.69%) MS Project
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) Banking
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Ethnography
7 1 (3.85%) Degree

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Local Government
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) CRM Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) CRM Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Implementation Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Project Implementation Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Web Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modeller
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) Social Media
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) Data Management
7 1 (3.85%) ETL
7 1 (3.85%) Process Management
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 4 (15.38%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MBA
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos
2 1 (3.85%) IBM