The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Transformation
England / South East
Rank 198 220 209
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 43 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.55% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.64% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 43
Median daily rate £420 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £351 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6400 7467 7755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.51% 81.17% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3691 4586 4265
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 268 275
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in the South East

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in the South East

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in the South East

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire +30 15 £463 +19.35% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 10 £404 -10.27%
Surrey +12 4 £475 +22.58%
West Sussex -3 4 £409 -12.97% 1
Hampshire +2 3 £375 -11.76%
Kent - 3 £500 -
East Sussex +4 1 £350 -
Business Transformation
England

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 48 (40.68%) Telecoms
2 42 (35.59%) Finance
3 31 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (21.19%) Change Management
4 25 (21.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (21.19%) Project Management
5 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.71%) PRINCE2
6 15 (12.71%) Business Analysis
7 14 (11.86%) Degree
7 14 (11.86%) Retail
8 13 (11.02%) Marketing
8 13 (11.02%) DNA
9 11 (9.32%) Programme Management
10 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (8.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (8.47%) SAP
11 9 (7.63%) CRM
11 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.63%) Process Management
11 9 (7.63%) Puppet
11 9 (7.63%) REST
11 9 (7.63%) Data Architecture
11 9 (7.63%) Transition Management
11 9 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (6.78%) Analytics
12 8 (6.78%) Bluefish Communications
12 8 (6.78%) PMO
12 8 (6.78%) TOGAF
13 7 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.69%) Moodle
3 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.85%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.39%) MS Project
2 4 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.54%) MS Office
4 2 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) HFM
2 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.85%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.85%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.85%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.93%) AWS CloudTrail
3 4 (3.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) Broadband
1 7 (5.93%) Internet
2 4 (3.39%) LAN
2 4 (3.39%) WAN
3 2 (1.69%) LDAP
3 2 (1.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.85%) IMAP
4 1 (0.85%) VoIP
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
4 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.85%) Wireless
4 1 (0.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.85%) Big Data
2 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.85%) GIS
2 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.85%) OLAP
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.85%) Power BI
2 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (40.68%) Telecoms
2 42 (35.59%) Finance
3 14 (11.86%) Retail
4 13 (11.02%) Marketing
5 6 (5.08%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (5.08%) Spanish Language
6 5 (4.24%) Banking
7 4 (3.39%) Back Office
7 4 (3.39%) Legal
8 3 (2.54%) Electronics
8 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.69%) Automotive
9 2 (1.69%) German Language
10 1 (0.85%) Advertising
10 1 (0.85%) Billing
10 1 (0.85%) Local Government
10 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (16.95%) Analyst
1 20 (16.95%) Project Manager
2 17 (14.41%) Architect
3 13 (11.02%) Consultant
4 12 (10.17%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.17%) Business Architect
5 11 (9.32%) Business Manager
6 9 (7.63%) Business Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Change Manager
7 7 (5.93%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Telecoms Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Marketing Manager
8 6 (5.08%) Telecoms Architect
8 6 (5.08%) Transformation Manager
9 5 (4.24%) Transformation Consultant
10 4 (3.39%) Business Change Consultant
10 4 (3.39%) Business Change Manager
10 4 (3.39%) Business Transformation Manager
10 4 (3.39%) Change Consultant
11 3 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) REST
2 7 (5.93%) Web Services
3 3 (2.54%) XML
4 2 (1.69%) HTML
4 2 (1.69%) HTML5
4 2 (1.69%) SOAP
4 2 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.85%) .NET
5 1 (0.85%) Middleware
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.54%) Fintech
3 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.69%) SCORM
4 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.69%) Linux
1 2 (1.69%) Unix
2 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) Change Management
1 25 (21.19%) Project Management
1 25 (21.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.71%) Business Analysis
3 15 (12.71%) PRINCE2
4 13 (11.02%) DNA
5 11 (9.32%) Programme Management
6 10 (8.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (7.63%) CRM
7 9 (7.63%) Data Architecture
7 9 (7.63%) Process Management
7 9 (7.63%) Transition Management
8 8 (6.78%) Analytics
8 8 (6.78%) TOGAF
9 7 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.93%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 6 (5.08%) Case Management
10 6 (5.08%) Conflict Management
10 6 (5.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.69%) SQL
3 1 (0.85%) C#
3 1 (0.85%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (11.86%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) MBA
3 4 (3.39%) CIPD
4 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) APMG
6 1 (0.85%) CCA
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) PMO
2 4 (3.39%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) EFQM
4 1 (0.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.85%) GAMP
4 1 (0.85%) GCP
4 1 (0.85%) GMP
4 1 (0.85%) GxP
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (7.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (8.47%) SAP
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.78%) Bluefish Communications
4 6 (5.08%) Google
4 6 (5.08%) HP
4 6 (5.08%) IBM
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle
6 2 (1.69%) Adobe
6 2 (1.69%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.69%) Workday
7 1 (0.85%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.85%) Ariba
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) Concur
7 1 (0.85%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.85%) Misys
7 1 (0.85%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.85%) Saba
7 1 (0.85%) Teradata
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