Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 213 233
Rank change year-on-year -16 +20 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 28 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.53% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 31
City of London median daily rate £600 £505 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -8.18% +33.33%
10th Percentile £263 £378 £375
90th Percentile £725 £731 £875
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +29.41%
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 6324 5855 7542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.35% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5023 4676 5997
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £674 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 72
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.84
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.54 £46.05
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.58% -7.32% +13.92%

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 22 November 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Change Management
3 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) Coaching
4 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 8 (28.57%) Reinsurance
4 8 (28.57%) Security Hardening
4 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.86%) Big Data
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
6 5 (17.86%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 4 (14.29%) Data Transformation
7 4 (14.29%) Gherkin
7 4 (14.29%) Appium
7 4 (14.29%) Data Validation
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 4 (14.29%) JIRA
7 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing

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 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP PM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Appium
1 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
1 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Head of Delivery
1 8 (28.57%) Head of Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Head of Project Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 8 (28.57%) Reinsurance
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.29%) PDA
4 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
1 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (35.71%) Change Management
2 9 (32.14%) Coaching
2 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 8 (28.57%) Security Hardening
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) Data Validation
6 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) APMP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Cadence
4 1 (3.57%) Murex
4 1 (3.57%) Reuters
4 1 (3.57%) SAP