Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 266 270
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 100 103 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.75% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 49
South East median daily rate £470 £493 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.57% +12.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £359 £339 £312
90th Percentile £683 £636 £578
England median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.21% - -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.34 £42.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -45.08% +183.33% -55.22%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,136 13,696 14,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.96% 84.18% 83.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,502 8,196 8,678
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 460 586
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.95
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Thames Valley +2 40 £425 -5.56% 13
Berkshire +6 32 £423 -8.40% 9
Hampshire -9 30 £440 -20.72%
Surrey -18 17 £498 +5.85% 3
West Sussex -10 9 £488 +12.07% 3
Oxfordshire +10 5 £419 -20.24% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 2 £463 +2.78% 3
East Sussex -4 1 £775 +24.00%
M4 Corridor -4 1 £450 -
Kent - 1 £350 -
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (24.00%) Finance
3 19 (19.00%) Project Management
4 17 (17.00%) ERP
4 17 (17.00%) Telecoms
5 15 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (15.00%) SAP
6 14 (14.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (13.00%) Office 365
7 13 (13.00%) HTML
8 12 (12.00%) SharePoint
8 12 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (11.00%) SAP S/4HANA
9 11 (11.00%) Migration
9 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
10 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (10.00%) jQuery
10 10 (10.00%) ITIL
11 9 (9.00%) Scrum
11 9 (9.00%) Retail
11 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (9.00%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.00%) Asset Management
12 8 (8.00%) CMS
13 7 (7.00%) Change Management
13 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
13 7 (7.00%) Business Analysis

Business Transformation
Co-occurring 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 12 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (6.00%) Maximo
3 2 (2.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.00%) SAP GRC
4 1 (1.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.00%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (1.00%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Apigee
3 1 (1.00%) GitHub
3 1 (1.00%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) VoIP
2 2 (2.00%) ISDN
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) Skype
3 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.00%) Power BI
3 2 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.00%) Maven
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Back Office
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Local Government
6 2 (2.00%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Automotive
7 1 (1.00%) French Language
7 1 (1.00%) German Language
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.00%) Analyst
1 18 (18.00%) Developer
2 12 (12.00%) Architect
3 10 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (7.00%) Consultant
5 7 (7.00%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.00%) Cutover Manager
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Manager
6 6 (6.00%) Systems Integrator
7 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
8 4 (4.00%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.00%) Agile Coach
9 3 (3.00%) Business Architect
9 3 (3.00%) Designer
9 3 (3.00%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.00%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) HTML
2 10 (10.00%) jQuery
3 6 (6.00%) .NET
4 4 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (3.00%) CSS
5 3 (3.00%) CSS3
5 3 (3.00%) HTML5
6 1 (1.00%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.00%) CORBA
6 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.00%) Java EE
6 1 (1.00%) JSON
6 1 (1.00%) Spring
6 1 (1.00%) XML
6 1 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.00%) User Experience
4 3 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Unix
2 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) Project Management
2 17 (17.00%) ERP
3 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (14.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (11.00%) Migration
7 10 (10.00%) ITIL
8 9 (9.00%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.00%) Scrum
8 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (8.00%) Asset Management
10 7 (7.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.00%) Change Management
10 7 (7.00%) Coaching
10 7 (7.00%) Decision-Making
11 6 (6.00%) Data Migration
11 6 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (6.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.00%) C#
3 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.00%) Java
4 1 (1.00%) Java 8
4 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.00%) VB
4 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.00%) VB6
4 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Degree
1 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.00%) ISEB
2 2 (2.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.00%) APMG
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.00%) PMP
3 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) PMO
2 5 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.00%) GDPR
4 1 (1.00%) IFRS
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.00%) Ansible
2 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.00%) SAP
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle
4 5 (5.00%) Adobe
4 5 (5.00%) Cisco
4 5 (5.00%) hybris
5 4 (4.00%) Ariba
5 4 (4.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.00%) Concur
5 4 (4.00%) Juniper
5 4 (4.00%) McAfee
5 4 (4.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (4.00%) VMware
6 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow