The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Transformation
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 52 55 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.58% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £625 £625 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.21 - £27.50

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 516 514 529
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 80.63% 80.94% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 319 329
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 19
Median hourly rate £21.75 £13.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.15% -41.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.44 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Birmingham

Business Transformation
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Business Change
1 1 (33.33%) Project Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP