Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 190 192
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 -63
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 76 85 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.92% 0.87% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.05% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 29
Midlands median daily rate £475 £462 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% -6.67% +18.21%
10th Percentile £369 £356 £305
90th Percentile £613 £706 £655
England median daily rate £500 £475 £499
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.76% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Midlands median hourly rate £51.25 - £15.00
England median hourly rate £33.75 £15.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +125.00% -55.22% +31.37%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6824 8073 6631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 82.99% 82.62% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4344 4930 3923
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 213 260
Midlands median hourly rate £20.89 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.90% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.67
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in the Midlands

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in the Midlands

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in the Midlands

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in the Midlands

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Transformation in the Midlands

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
West Midlands +38 64 £475 +0.11% 6
East Midlands -18 12 £488 +14.71%
Business Transformation
England

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

1 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.95%) Project Management
3 17 (22.37%) Finance
4 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (13.16%) Oracle
5 10 (13.16%) Retail
6 9 (11.84%) ERP
7 8 (10.53%) Change Management
8 7 (9.21%) Matrix Management
9 6 (7.89%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) Six Sigma
9 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.89%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (7.89%) PMO
10 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.58%) Automotive
10 5 (6.58%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.58%) Workflow
10 5 (6.58%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (6.58%) SaaS
11 4 (5.26%) Project Planning
11 4 (5.26%) Business Development
11 4 (5.26%) PDM
11 4 (5.26%) Data Management

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) LAN
1 3 (3.95%) SMS
1 3 (3.95%) WAN
2 2 (2.63%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) ADSL
3 1 (1.32%) Broadband
3 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.32%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Automotive
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Front Office
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.47%) Programme Manager
3 8 (10.53%) Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Change Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Transformation Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Workflow Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Applications Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Lean Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Programme Planner
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Six Sigma Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
2 1 (1.32%) CSS3
2 1 (1.32%) Flash
2 1 (1.32%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.32%) JDBC
2 1 (1.32%) JSON
2 1 (1.32%) RESTful
2 1 (1.32%) SOAP
2 1 (1.32%) Spring
2 1 (1.32%) Struts
2 1 (1.32%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.32%) FMCG
3 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.95%) Project Management
3 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (11.84%) ERP
5 8 (10.53%) Change Management
6 7 (9.21%) Matrix Management
7 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.89%) Six Sigma
7 6 (7.89%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (6.58%) Lean Six Sigma
8 5 (6.58%) Programme Management
8 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
8 5 (6.58%) Workflow
9 4 (5.26%) Data Management
9 4 (5.26%) PDM
9 4 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
1 1 (1.32%) C#
1 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
1 3 (3.95%) ISEB
1 3 (3.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) PMO
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (1.32%) CODA
5 1 (1.32%) IFS
5 1 (1.32%) Informatica
5 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.32%) Jitterbit
5 1 (1.32%) Meraki
5 1 (1.32%) Workday