Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Business Transformation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Transformation over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Transformation
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 55 56
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 12 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.74% 0.47% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.57% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £381 £463 £444
90th Percentile £575 £608 £531
East of England median daily rate £550 £588 £500
% change year-on-year -6.38% +17.50% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Business Transformation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 580 527 578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 84.18% 82.73% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 336 377
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.34% -5.07%
10th Percentile £267 £210 £240
90th Percentile £597 £588 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 49
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -60.00% +105.88%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.02 £9.85
90th Percentile £50.48 £43.11 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Business Transformation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in Bedfordshire

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Transformation in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Bedfordshire

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Bedfordshire

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 7 £488 +2.63%
Bedford - 1 - -
Business Transformation
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) CMMI
3 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (25.00%) High Availability
5 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Skype
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) CCA
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) Extranet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exalytics
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) CMMI
3 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (8.33%) QMS
7 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCA
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) VCAP
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE Security
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HP APS
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Meru Networks
3 1 (8.33%) Trustwave
3 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media