Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 211 213
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +41
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 31 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.44% 0.49% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 27
City of London median daily rate £600 £650 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +40.54% -15.91%
10th Percentile £453 £259 £346
90th Percentile £729 £750 £745
Central London median daily rate £588 £588 £450
% change year-on-year - +30.56% -18.18%
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 6,089 5,860 5,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.28% 88.88% 87.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,819 4,529 4,810
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £324 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 57 45
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.78% +2.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.34 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.28 £31.05 £45.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -4.76%

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 August 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 16 August 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 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 10 (32.26%) CRM
5 9 (29.03%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) Unix
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) Project Management
6 8 (25.81%) Windows
7 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (22.58%) Workflow
7 7 (22.58%) JIRA
7 7 (22.58%) Confluence
7 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (22.58%) JIRA Agile
8 6 (19.35%) User Stories
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
9 5 (16.13%) Degree
9 5 (16.13%) Change Management
9 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
10 4 (12.90%) PMI
10 4 (12.90%) Progress
10 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
10 4 (12.90%) Service Management
10 4 (12.90%) Legal
10 4 (12.90%) MBA
10 4 (12.90%) IaaS

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 7 (22.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) IaaS
2 4 (12.90%) PaaS
2 4 (12.90%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) SMS
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Power BI
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA Agile
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 3 (9.68%) Back Office
3 3 (9.68%) Front Office
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Production Support Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Salesforce Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Salesforce Support
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Business Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (6.45%) HR Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) PMI
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Equities
2 3 (9.68%) Fintech
2 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
1 9 (29.03%) Unix
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) CRM
4 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) Workflow
6 6 (19.35%) User Stories
7 5 (16.13%) Change Management
7 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.90%) Kanban
8 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (12.90%) Service Management
9 3 (9.68%) Analytics
9 3 (9.68%) Business Change Management
9 3 (9.68%) Case Management
9 3 (9.68%) Client Onboarding
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.68%) DevOps
9 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
9 3 (9.68%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
1 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MBA
3 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (3.23%) CBAP
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PgMP
4 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (6.45%) GDPR
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (12.90%) Progress
4 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.45%) BT
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Novell