Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 206 199
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +41
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 25 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.53% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 27
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £400 £395 £356
90th Percentile £725 £745 £900
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £538
% change year-on-year +7.69% -9.30% +30.30%
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 6,142 5,332 5,820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.63% 87.07% 86.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,902 4,236 4,657
City of London median daily rate £505 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £293
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 53 61
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.78% -2.98% +11.21%
10th Percentile £11.60 £13.55 £12.04
90th Percentile £37.38 £55.00 £51.25
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.46 £21.13
% change year-on-year +2.77% -7.90% +18.21%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018, 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 7 (28.00%) Change Management
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Coaching
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Security Hardening
3 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Reinsurance
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Legal
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Front Office
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Retail
6 2 (8.00%) Migration

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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Investran
1 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Appium
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Legal
4 2 (8.00%) Front Office
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Publishing
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Head of Delivery
2 5 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Head of Project Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Compliance Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Office 365 Trainer
6 1 (4.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.00%) PDA
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Coaching
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.00%) Security Hardening
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCT
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Murex