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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 97 91
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 16 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.87% 0.95% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.18% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 16
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £430 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £505 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 - £38.72

Business Transformation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1493 1861 1933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.27% 80.01% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 1025 954
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Business Transformation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 3 £515 +14.44%
Maidenhead -1 2 - -
Bracknell +7 1 - -
Business Transformation
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 17 (54.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Change Management
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (22.58%) Retail
5 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.13%) PMP
5 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Kanban
6 4 (12.90%) Conflict Management
6 4 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (12.90%) Business Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (9.68%) Progress
7 3 (9.68%) Banking
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) Degree
8 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 2 (6.45%) Data Architecture

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 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
1 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) OLAP
General
1 17 (54.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 7 (22.58%) Retail
4 3 (9.68%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Change Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Telecoms Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Business Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Telecoms Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation Manager
5 3 (9.68%) MI Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Change Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Change Management
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) Business Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) Conflict Management
4 4 (12.90%) Kanban
4 4 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) PMP
2 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CIPD
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MBA
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (9.68%) Progress
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Saba
3 1 (3.23%) Teradata
3 1 (3.23%) Workday