The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 84 86
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 5 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 0.93% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.13% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 8
Median daily rate £425 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% -8.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £380 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £475
% change year-on-year +2.27% -7.36%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1116 1498 1159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.23% 82.35% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 903 671
Median daily rate £390 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 34
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -3.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Manchester

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
5 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
5 6 (31.58%) DNA
5 6 (31.58%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) PMI
7 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (21.05%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (15.79%) Programme Governance
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 2 (10.53%) CRM
9 2 (10.53%) ERP
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) SAP
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) Change Management
9 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) PMO Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Process Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
4 1 (5.26%) AML Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) CRM Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CRM Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Agile Coach
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (5.26%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) PMI
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Project Management
3 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
5 6 (31.58%) DNA
5 6 (31.58%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (21.05%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Programme Governance
9 2 (10.53%) CRM
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
9 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PgMP
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) SAP