Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 11 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 51 57
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.85% 0.22% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.26% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Lancashire median daily rate £445 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +4.35% -43.99%
10th Percentile £413 £450 £408
90th Percentile £481 £450 £469
North West median daily rate £425 £475 £613
% change year-on-year -10.53% -22.45% +28.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £25.30 - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 601 383 505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.61% 82.54% 84.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 240 338
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.14% +13.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £270 £274 £189
90th Percentile £650 £615 £556
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 50
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £11.05 £15.14 £11.20
90th Percentile £45.50 £53.00 £66.98
North West median hourly rate £22.22 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -20.66% +27.27% -25.98%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in Lancashire

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Lancashire

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in Lancashire

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 11 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
Preston +4 3 £445 -1.11%
Blackburn - 2 - -
Chorley - 1 - -
Business Transformation
North West

For the 6 months to 11 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) BPR
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
1 5 (83.33%) IDEF
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (83.33%) Data Privacy
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) Data Flow Diagram
1 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (83.33%) Workshop Facilitation
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) BPR
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Data Flow Diagram
1 5 (83.33%) Data Privacy
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) IDEF
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
1 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) Workshop Facilitation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared