Period
to 9 December 2018

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 6 months to 9 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 164 181
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 31 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.63% 0.73% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.86% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 10
East of England median daily rate £510 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.30% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £413 £372 £405
90th Percentile £625 £875 £648
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £25.00 -
England median hourly rate £25.30 £33.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year -25.04% +125.00% -55.22%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,227 4,289 4,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.36% 84.83% 82.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,501 2,480 2,307
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 257 320
East of England median hourly rate £17.71 £33.33 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.86% +5.81% +31.25%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.94 £12.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.04 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.67
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.90% +3.03%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in the East of England over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -13 11 £550 -35.29%
Bedfordshire +7 10 £503 -6.07% 4
Essex - 4 £504 -
Cambridgeshire +16 3 £525 -23.64%
Suffolk -4 2 £500 +17.65%
Norfolk +9 1 - -
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Process Improvement
3 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (25.81%) Decision-Making
4 7 (22.58%) Workshop Facilitation
4 7 (22.58%) Business Process Mapping
4 7 (22.58%) Lean Six Sigma
4 7 (22.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Six Sigma
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) MS Visio
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
5 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.13%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) ERP
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Retail
7 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
7 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.45%) Microservices
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 2 (6.45%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database

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 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) HFM
1 2 (6.45%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.45%) Primavera
1 2 (6.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) Essbase
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) Power BI
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) ERP Manager
3 3 (9.68%) ERP Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Process Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Manager
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) CRM Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) OBIEE Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) EDI
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) Process Improvement
3 8 (25.81%) Decision-Making
3 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Business Process Mapping
4 7 (22.58%) Lean Six Sigma
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) Six Sigma
4 7 (22.58%) Workshop Facilitation
5 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) ERP
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Workday