The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 30 March 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 / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 118 113
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 11 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 0.50% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.60% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 12
Median daily rate £458 £475 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.63% +20.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £344 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £428 £475
% change year-on-year -0.64% -9.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.21 - £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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1489 2174 2377
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.60% 83.20% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 1218 1304
Median daily rate £390 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% -0.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 45
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +18.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.43 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Scotland

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in Scotland over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Scotland

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in Scotland

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Edinburgh +13 6 £491 -10.81% 1
Glasgow +1 2 £500 +60.00%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £275 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £310 -
Business Transformation
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 17 (62.96%) Project Management
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (33.33%) DNA
3 9 (33.33%) LAN
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 5 (18.52%) Change Management
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
8 3 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (11.11%) Business Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Line Management
8 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) Customer Insight
8 3 (11.11%) Service Design
9 2 (7.41%) Conflict Management
9 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (7.41%) Business Development
9 2 (7.41%) Resource Management

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) QGIS
1 1 (3.70%) Spatial Data
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Cabling Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Business Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Change Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Improvement Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) ERP Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Transformation Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Junior SQL DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (62.96%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) DNA
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
5 4 (14.81%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Insight
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Design
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Conflict Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) BS7666
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
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