The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 June 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 94 85
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £530 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.87% -16.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £356 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £356 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £470
% change year-on-year +1.12% -5.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 - £38.72

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 997 1148 1196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.64% 85.23% 82.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 629 636
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 16
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -54.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Edinburgh

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (35.71%) User Experience
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Pega PRPC
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Pega
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) BPMN
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) IBM

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Route 53
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Scrum Master
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) BPMN
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Pega
1 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP