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 3 months to 27 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 305 312
Rank change year-on-year -55 +7  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 240 368 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.56% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.86% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 245 265
Median daily rate £450 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% -8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £349 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £445 £475
% change year-on-year -1.68% -6.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Median hourly rate £41.21 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.22 - £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 - £36.95
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 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 35940 42624 40649
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.82% 82.91% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23765 28550 25665
Median daily rate £450 £445 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 953 1201
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +8.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 27 April 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
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 3 months to 27 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
London -31 103 £520 -0.95% 44
South East -1 49 £411 -4.47% 4
North West +18 20 £444 -5.33% 11
Yorkshire +14 15 £450 - 12
West Midlands +21 14 £475 -17.39% 13
East Midlands -1 14 £396 -24.57% 5
South West +11 13 £460 +15.00% 8
East of England -10 11 £405 -14.73% 1
Midlands +4 1 - -
Business Transformation
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 179 (33.71%) Finance
2 140 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 132 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (22.22%) Project Management
5 84 (15.82%) Change Management
6 73 (13.75%) Telecoms
7 69 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
8 62 (11.68%) PRINCE2
9 59 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 57 (10.73%) Programme Management
11 51 (9.60%) Security Cleared
12 47 (8.85%) Retail
13 46 (8.66%) Banking
14 44 (8.29%) Microsoft
15 38 (7.16%) SAP
16 37 (6.97%) SC Cleared
17 36 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 36 (6.78%) Target Operating Model
18 34 (6.40%) PMO
18 34 (6.40%) CRM
19 33 (6.21%) Oracle
20 32 (6.03%) ERP
21 31 (5.84%) Migration
22 30 (5.65%) Marketing
22 30 (5.65%) Analytics
23 29 (5.46%) Degree
24 28 (5.27%) Management Information System
24 28 (5.27%) Business Intelligence
25 27 (5.08%) Risk Management
26 26 (4.90%) SDLC

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 13 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.75%) Drupal
2 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.56%) CloudStack
4 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.38%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) Confluence
4 2 (0.38%) Kentico
4 2 (0.38%) Moodle
4 2 (0.38%) SAS
4 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.19%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.94%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.75%) Primavera
6 3 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.56%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.38%) Magento
7 2 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.19%) Demantra
8 1 (0.19%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.19%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.88%) SaaS
3 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.94%) PaaS
4 4 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (0.75%) Office 365
5 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.38%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.19%) Akamai
7 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.19%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.69%) WAN
2 7 (1.32%) Broadband
2 7 (1.32%) Internet
3 6 (1.13%) Intranet
4 5 (0.94%) Firewall
4 5 (0.94%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) BGP
5 2 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.38%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.38%) LDAP
5 2 (0.38%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.38%) OSPF
5 2 (0.38%) Wireless
6 1 (0.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) HTTP
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.88%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (0.75%) GIS
4 4 (0.75%) Power BI
4 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.56%) Big Data
5 3 (0.56%) DB2
5 3 (0.56%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.38%) Impala
6 2 (0.38%) MySQL
6 2 (0.38%) OLAP
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.38%) QlikView
7 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.19%) DataStage
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (1.32%) JIRA
2 5 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.56%) Rational Software Modeler
3 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.19%) Subversion
5 1 (0.19%) Toad
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Composer
General
1 179 (33.71%) Finance
2 73 (13.75%) Telecoms
3 47 (8.85%) Retail
4 46 (8.66%) Banking
5 30 (5.65%) Marketing
6 13 (2.45%) Back Office
7 11 (2.07%) Front Office
7 11 (2.07%) Legal
8 9 (1.69%) Advertising
8 9 (1.69%) Electronics
9 8 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.94%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.75%) Billing
11 4 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.75%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.56%) Automotive
12 3 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 138 (25.99%) Analyst
2 101 (19.02%) Business Analyst
3 94 (17.70%) Project Manager
4 74 (13.94%) Architect
5 40 (7.53%) Change Manager
6 34 (6.40%) Consultant
7 33 (6.21%) Business Architect
8 30 (5.65%) Programme Manager
9 29 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (5.46%) Transformation Manager
10 24 (4.52%) Business Manager
10 24 (4.52%) IT Manager
11 22 (4.14%) Senior Manager
12 19 (3.58%) Business Change Manager
13 18 (3.39%) Senior Project Manager
14 17 (3.20%) Business Transformation Manager
14 17 (3.20%) Developer
15 15 (2.82%) Transformation Analyst
16 14 (2.64%) Transformation Project Manager
17 12 (2.26%) Business Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.07%) Middleware
2 6 (1.13%) HTML
2 6 (1.13%) Web Services
3 5 (0.94%) XML
4 4 (0.75%) CSS
4 4 (0.75%) REST
5 3 (0.56%) .NET
5 3 (0.56%) JNI
5 3 (0.56%) Velocity
6 2 (0.38%) HTML5
6 2 (0.38%) Kafka
6 2 (0.38%) Rendezvous
6 2 (0.38%) SOAP
6 2 (0.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.19%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.19%) Node.js
7 1 (0.19%) SAML
7 1 (0.19%) Sensu
7 1 (0.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 9 (1.69%) Virtual Team
4 8 (1.51%) Equities
4 8 (1.51%) Fixed Income
4 8 (1.51%) PMI
5 6 (1.13%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.75%) Derivative
7 4 (0.75%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.75%) e-Learning
7 4 (0.75%) Fintech
7 4 (0.75%) iPad
7 4 (0.75%) Learning Management System
7 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.51%) Windows
2 7 (1.32%) Linux
3 3 (0.56%) Unix
4 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.19%) AIX
5 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 132 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (22.22%) Project Management
4 84 (15.82%) Change Management
5 62 (11.68%) PRINCE2
6 59 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 57 (10.73%) Programme Management
8 36 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 36 (6.78%) Target Operating Model
9 34 (6.40%) CRM
10 32 (6.03%) ERP
11 31 (5.84%) Migration
12 30 (5.65%) Analytics
13 28 (5.27%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (5.08%) Risk Management
15 26 (4.90%) SDLC
16 25 (4.71%) Waterfall
17 24 (4.52%) Scrum
18 23 (4.33%) ITIL
18 23 (4.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.58%) SQL
2 10 (1.88%) Java
3 6 (1.13%) C#
4 5 (0.94%) C
4 5 (0.94%) C++
5 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.75%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.75%) Python
6 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.38%) VBA
7 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.19%) Go
7 1 (0.19%) Perl
7 1 (0.19%) PHP
7 1 (0.19%) R
7 1 (0.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (9.60%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.97%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.46%) Degree
4 13 (2.45%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.88%) PMP
6 8 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.13%) Chartered Engineer
7 6 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.94%) CCNP
8 5 (0.94%) MBA
8 5 (0.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (0.75%) CBAP
9 4 (0.75%) CIPD
9 4 (0.75%) IIBA
9 4 (0.75%) ISEB
10 3 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.38%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.40%) PMO
2 17 (3.20%) QA
3 6 (1.13%) EFQM
4 4 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.75%) SLA
5 3 (0.56%) COBIT
5 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.38%) GxP
6 2 (0.38%) IFRS
6 2 (0.38%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.19%) FATCA
7 1 (0.19%) GAMP
7 1 (0.19%) GCP
7 1 (0.19%) GMP
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Docker
3 1 (0.19%) KVM
3 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.94%) Puppet
2 4 (0.75%) Ansible
3 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.38%) Oozie
4 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.19%) Grafana
4 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.19%) logstash
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 44 (8.29%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.16%) SAP
3 33 (6.21%) Oracle
4 8 (1.51%) Cisco
5 7 (1.32%) Google
5 7 (1.32%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.13%) IBM
7 5 (0.94%) Avaya
7 5 (0.94%) HP
7 5 (0.94%) hybris
7 5 (0.94%) Saba
7 5 (0.94%) Workday
8 4 (0.75%) Cognos
8 4 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (0.75%) SaltStack
9 3 (0.56%) Adobe
9 3 (0.56%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.56%) Progress
9 3 (0.56%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.56%) Reuters
London
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Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
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Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Difrent
Rate: Up to £535 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Posted: 6 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £425.00 - £450 per day
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