Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 16 January 2019 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 232 217 195
Rank change year-on-year -15 -22 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 23 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 26
City of London median daily rate £525 £563 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £390 £276 £378
90th Percentile £625 £725 £781
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,967 6,295 5,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.75% 89.19% 88.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,675 5,020 4,375
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £319 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £665
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 61 50
City of London median hourly rate £19.13 £18.70 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -11.48% -0.59%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.81 £13.73
90th Percentile £35.21 £31.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.10% +7.89% -9.52%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Business Transformation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in the City of London

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in the City of London

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in the City of London

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in the City of London

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
London Bridge - 2 £425 -
Business Transformation
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) CRM
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) Confluence
5 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (13.04%) Fintech
6 3 (13.04%) FMCG
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) Retail
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) Legal
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (8.70%) Data Protection

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (17.39%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) iPaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA Agile
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Production Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Salesforce Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Salesforce Support
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Product Owner
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) ERP Manager
5 2 (8.70%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) React
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Fintech
1 3 (13.04%) FMCG
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Control
7 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
7 1 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PgMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Charles River
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) VMware