Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 389 321 356
Rank change year-on-year -68 +35 -21
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 499 726 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.86% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 501 499
England median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +10.07%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
90th Percentile £700 £688 £750
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 14
England median hourly rate £37.48 - £30.25
10th Percentile £22.72 - £14.23
90th Percentile £44.20 - £52.83
UK median hourly rate £29.36 - £33.25

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74473 84841 82832
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.43% 83.61% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 49136 56630 53399
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £281 £270 £261
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 1963 2356
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £48.75 £47.71
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.91
% change year-on-year - +14.10% +5.59%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in England

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in England

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in England

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in England

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Transformation in England

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
London -94 210 £525 +2.44% 39
South East +21 94 £455 +5.81% 6
North of England +17 76 £400 -8.57% 6
Midlands -9 62 £450 -14.29% 5
North West +36 42 £463 +5.71% 4
West Midlands +4 33 £450 -14.29% 4
Yorkshire -16 29 £365 -14.12%
East Midlands -13 27 £425 -19.05% 1
South West +8 25 £460 +15.00% 2
East of England -8 23 £425 -15.00% 5
North East +53 5 £400 -42.86% 2
Business Transformation
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 England region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 178 (35.67%) Finance
2 126 (25.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 119 (23.85%) Project Management
4 113 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (15.63%) Change Management
6 57 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (10.62%) SAP
8 50 (10.02%) Telecoms
8 50 (10.02%) Banking
9 47 (9.42%) Programme Management
10 46 (9.22%) PRINCE2
11 43 (8.62%) ERP
12 42 (8.42%) Security Cleared
13 41 (8.22%) Migration
14 40 (8.02%) Business Analysis
15 37 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
15 37 (7.41%) Microsoft
16 33 (6.61%) Oracle
16 33 (6.61%) Retail
16 33 (6.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 32 (6.41%) SC Cleared
18 29 (5.81%) Analytics
19 27 (5.41%) Scrum
19 27 (5.41%) ITIL
20 26 (5.21%) CRM
21 25 (5.01%) TOGAF
21 25 (5.01%) Marketing
22 22 (4.41%) Degree
22 22 (4.41%) Management Information System
23 21 (4.21%) User Stories

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.00%) Confluence
3 4 (0.80%) OpenStack
3 4 (0.80%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.60%) CloudStack
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.40%) Drupal
5 2 (0.40%) Kentico
5 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.40%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.20%) CICS
6 1 (0.20%) CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.20%) SAS
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.00%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.80%) Primavera
4 4 (0.80%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.60%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.60%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.40%) Magento
6 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.40%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.20%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.20%) SaaS
3 9 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.60%) Office 365
5 6 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (1.20%) PaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.40%) IaaS
7 2 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Akamai
8 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.20%) FinancialForce.com
8 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.80%) Intranet
2 6 (1.20%) Firewall
3 5 (1.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (0.80%) Skype
4 4 (0.80%) SMS
5 3 (0.60%) BGP
5 3 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.60%) EIGRP
5 3 (0.60%) OSPF
5 3 (0.60%) WAN
5 3 (0.60%) Wireless
6 2 (0.40%) CTI
6 2 (0.40%) Internet
6 2 (0.40%) LAN
6 2 (0.40%) LDAP
6 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) HTTP
7 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.80%) Big Data
2 9 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.20%) Power BI
3 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.60%) DB2
4 3 (0.60%) OLAP
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.60%) QlikView
4 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.40%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.40%) DataStage
5 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.40%) MySQL
5 2 (0.40%) QualityStage
5 2 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.20%) Essbase
6 1 (0.20%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.00%) JIRA
2 3 (0.60%) Appium
2 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.60%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.20%) Subversion
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.20%) Toad
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 178 (35.67%) Finance
2 50 (10.02%) Banking
2 50 (10.02%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.61%) Retail
4 25 (5.01%) Marketing
5 17 (3.41%) Back Office
6 11 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.60%) French Language
8 7 (1.40%) Front Office
9 6 (1.20%) Legal
10 5 (1.00%) Electronics
10 5 (1.00%) Local Government
11 4 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.60%) Billing
12 3 (0.60%) Publishing
13 2 (0.40%) Automotive
13 2 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.40%) German Language
13 2 (0.40%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.40%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 110 (22.04%) Analyst
2 106 (21.24%) Project Manager
3 75 (15.03%) Business Analyst
4 72 (14.43%) Architect
5 47 (9.42%) Change Manager
6 39 (7.82%) Transformation Manager
7 31 (6.21%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (5.81%) Programme Manager
9 25 (5.01%) Business Manager
9 25 (5.01%) Business Transformation Manager
10 20 (4.01%) Business Architect
10 20 (4.01%) Consultant
11 19 (3.81%) Transformation Project Manager
12 18 (3.61%) Business Change Manager
12 18 (3.61%) IT Manager
13 17 (3.41%) Senior Manager
14 15 (3.01%) Business Transformation Project Manager
15 13 (2.61%) Business Project Manager
15 13 (2.61%) Implementation Manager
16 12 (2.40%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.00%) Middleware
2 7 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (0.80%) XML
4 3 (0.60%) .NET
4 3 (0.60%) Gherkin
4 3 (0.60%) JNI
4 3 (0.60%) REST
5 2 (0.40%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.40%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (0.40%) Smart Contracts
5 2 (0.40%) SOAP
5 2 (0.40%) Velocity
5 2 (0.40%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.20%) CSS
6 1 (0.20%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.20%) HTML
6 1 (0.20%) JSON
6 1 (0.20%) SAML
6 1 (0.20%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.00%) Virtual Team
4 9 (1.80%) Data Centre
5 8 (1.60%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.40%) FMCG
7 6 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (1.20%) User Experience
8 5 (1.00%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.80%) iPad
9 4 (0.80%) PMI
9 4 (0.80%) Social Media
10 3 (0.60%) Equities
10 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.60%) PDA
10 3 (0.60%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.20%) Linux
1 6 (1.20%) Windows
2 2 (0.40%) AIX
2 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.40%) Unix
3 1 (0.20%) CentOS
3 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (25.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 119 (23.85%) Project Management
3 113 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (15.63%) Change Management
5 47 (9.42%) Programme Management
6 46 (9.22%) PRINCE2
7 43 (8.62%) ERP
8 41 (8.22%) Migration
9 40 (8.02%) Business Analysis
10 37 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
11 33 (6.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 29 (5.81%) Analytics
13 27 (5.41%) ITIL
13 27 (5.41%) Scrum
14 26 (5.21%) CRM
15 25 (5.01%) TOGAF
16 21 (4.21%) DevOps
16 21 (4.21%) Programme Delivery
16 21 (4.21%) User Stories
16 21 (4.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.01%) C
1 15 (3.01%) Java
2 13 (2.61%) SQL
3 7 (1.40%) C#
4 5 (1.00%) C++
5 4 (0.80%) Python
6 3 (0.60%) Go
6 3 (0.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.40%) Ruby
7 2 (0.40%) Scala
7 2 (0.40%) Solidity
7 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.40%) VBA
8 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.20%) COBOL
8 1 (0.20%) Perl
8 1 (0.20%) PHP
8 1 (0.20%) R
8 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.41%) Degree
4 12 (2.40%) PMP
5 11 (2.20%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.20%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.00%) CCNP
10 4 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.80%) ISEB
10 4 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.60%) CCIE
11 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.40%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.81%) PMO
2 14 (2.81%) QA
3 8 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.20%) EFQM
4 6 (1.20%) SLA
5 5 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.20%) COSO
7 1 (0.20%) GDPR
7 1 (0.20%) IFRS
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.20%) MiFID
7 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (0.40%) XenApp
3 1 (0.20%) Docker
3 1 (0.20%) KVM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.20%) Grafana
3 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.20%) logstash
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (10.62%) SAP
2 37 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.61%) Oracle
4 10 (2.00%) Cisco
5 7 (1.40%) VMware
6 6 (1.20%) HP
6 6 (1.20%) Progress
7 5 (1.00%) Avaya
7 5 (1.00%) Citrix
7 5 (1.00%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.80%) IBM
9 3 (0.60%) Genesys
9 3 (0.60%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.60%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.60%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.60%) Verint
10 2 (0.40%) Trustwave
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