Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 174 177
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 37 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.69% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.81% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 9
East of England median daily rate £504 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.41% +10.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £386 £366 £453
90th Percentile £608 £875 £718
England median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.21% - -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.34 £42.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -45.08% +183.33% -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 4,347 4,320 4,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.15% 85.06% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,547 2,488 2,314
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £549
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 264 327
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.15% +12.04% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.44 £12.00 £13.65
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.26 £46.85
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -12 11 £550 -35.29% 3
Bedfordshire +5 10 £425 -5.56% 2
Cambridgeshire +12 6 £563 -22.41%
Essex +1 5 £500 +37.93% 1
Norfolk +13 3 - - 1
Suffolk -8 2 £500 +17.65%
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Project Management
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Decision-Making
3 7 (18.92%) Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.51%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (10.81%) SAP
6 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
6 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
7 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) Firewall
7 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (8.11%) DNA
7 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Visualisation

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 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) HFM
1 2 (5.41%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.41%) Primavera
1 2 (5.41%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
1 1 (2.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.41%) Essbase
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) Power BI
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Business Transformation Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Transformation Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Business Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) ERP Manager
5 3 (8.11%) ERP Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Transformation Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Workstream Lead
5 3 (8.11%) Workstream Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) CRM Manager
6 2 (5.41%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) EDI
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Decision-Making
2 8 (21.62%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.51%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
7 3 (8.11%) DNA
7 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
8 2 (5.41%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Workday