Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 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 > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 163 108
Rank change year-on-year +72 -55 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 9 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.73% 0.15% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.17% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
North East median daily rate £363 £750 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.67% -25.00% +95.12%
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1033 2321 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.26% 84.46% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 1606 1067
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £255
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 96 73
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +76.54% -16.08%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.03 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.83 £36.00 £29.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in the North East

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in the North East

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in the North East

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Durham - 4 £285 -
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 North East region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SMS
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 1 (11.11%) GDPR
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Revenue Management
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Defect Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Tester
1 2 (22.22%) UAT Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) GDPR Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
2 1 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
2 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Revenue Management
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle