The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 April 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
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 104 107
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 11 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.51% 0.70% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.89% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 22
Median daily rate £405 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.73% -13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £330 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £476
% change year-on-year -3.40% -7.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.48 - £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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1807 2031 2131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.24% 78.97% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1204 1197
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 118 163
Median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.54% -15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in the East of England

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in the East of England

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -6 4 £438 -
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £400 -20.00%
Bedfordshire -1 3 £405 +1.25% 1
Norfolk +2 1 - -
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.11%) OSPF
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) CMMI
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Saba
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) BGP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
1 2 (11.11%) OSPF
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Power BI
1 1 (5.56%) QlikView
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Programme Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) HR Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Programme Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) CMMI
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) People Management
3 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) HP APS
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) GxP
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) Saba
2 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 2 (11.11%) Workday
3 1 (5.56%) Avaya
3 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Meru Networks
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Trustwave
3 1 (5.56%) Virgin Media
3 1 (5.56%) VMware