Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 23 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 128 136
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +22
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 30 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.73% 0.91% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.11% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 21
Berkshire median daily rate £461 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £338 £360 £325
90th Percentile £1,000 £706 £595
South East median daily rate £485 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £33.50
South East median hourly rate - - £33.50

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3436 3502 3914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.60% 81.39% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1791 1883 2160
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £227
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 133 179
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.30 £13.40
90th Percentile £39.58 £48.50 £44.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in Berkshire

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Berkshire

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Berkshire

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in Berkshire

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Bracknell - 13 £375 -
Reading +4 6 £515 -55.70% 3
Maidenhead -2 6 - -
Business Transformation
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
3 11 (36.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (36.67%) Moq
3 11 (36.67%) Puppet
3 11 (36.67%) MSBuild
3 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
3 11 (36.67%) Ansible
3 11 (36.67%) NSubstitute
3 11 (36.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) Ant
3 11 (36.67%) JUnit
3 11 (36.67%) NUnit
3 11 (36.67%) JIRA
3 11 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 10 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (26.67%) Change Management
6 8 (26.67%) Programme Management
7 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle
7 7 (23.33%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (20.00%) Zephyr
8 6 (20.00%) SonarQube
8 6 (20.00%) Docker
8 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket
8 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (6.67%) Primavera
3 1 (3.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Ant
1 11 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
1 11 (36.67%) JIRA
1 11 (36.67%) JUnit
1 11 (36.67%) Moq
1 11 (36.67%) MSBuild
1 11 (36.67%) NSubstitute
1 11 (36.67%) NUnit
1 11 (36.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 6 (20.00%) SonarQube
2 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.00%) Zephyr
3 5 (16.67%) Gradle
3 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Military
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Automation Developer
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Change Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Business Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation Director
6 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Director
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Programme Director
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
4 10 (33.33%) DevOps
5 8 (26.67%) Change Management
5 8 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 7 (23.33%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Kanban
9 4 (13.33%) Line Management
9 4 (13.33%) Scrum
10 3 (10.00%) Business Change Management
10 3 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
10 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
10 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C#
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 4 (13.33%) PMP
2 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) MBA
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Ansible
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau