Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 289 251
Rank change year-on-year +18 -38 +17
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 88 86 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.60% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 61 52
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +3.20%
10th Percentile £284 £381 £328
90th Percentile £580 £700 £611
England median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.17 £29.75 £37.48
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.61% -31.86%

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 12,866 14,272 12,820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.14% 85.38% 83.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,734 8,418 7,432
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £608 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 462 513
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.76% -9.68%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.63 £11.52
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £50.25
England median hourly rate £24.91 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +13.23% -12.00% +8.70%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +33 41 £478 +12.35% 4
Berkshire +8 35 £480 +12.94% 2
Hampshire +10 24 £525 +19.32% 2
Surrey -8 9 £400 -28.89%
Buckinghamshire +31 5 £219 -48.53% 2
East Sussex -12 4 £600 +20.00%
West Sussex +9 3 £525 +10.53%
Kent +1 2 £456 +30.36%
Oxfordshire - 1 £574 -
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 23 (26.14%) Telecoms
2 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
4 17 (19.32%) Finance
5 16 (18.18%) Migration
5 16 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 16 (18.18%) Office 365
6 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (12.50%) Power Platform
9 11 (12.50%) PowerApps
9 11 (12.50%) SAP
9 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
10 10 (11.36%) jQuery
10 10 (11.36%) Project Management
10 10 (11.36%) HTML
11 9 (10.23%) ITIL
11 9 (10.23%) CRM
11 9 (10.23%) Retail
12 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 8 (9.09%) Change Management
12 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
13 7 (7.95%) Degree
13 7 (7.95%) SaaS
13 7 (7.95%) Target Operating Model
13 7 (7.95%) Billing

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 16 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.14%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.14%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.14%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.14%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) Office 365
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (12.50%) Power Platform
3 11 (12.50%) PowerApps
4 7 (7.95%) SaaS
5 5 (5.68%) Boomi
6 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.41%) PaaS
6 3 (3.41%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Firewall
1 3 (3.41%) Network Security
2 1 (1.14%) 3G
2 1 (1.14%) 4G
2 1 (1.14%) LAN
2 1 (1.14%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.14%) Skype
2 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.27%) DTS
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 23 (26.14%) Telecoms
2 17 (19.32%) Finance
3 9 (10.23%) Retail
4 7 (7.95%) Billing
5 4 (4.55%) Automotive
6 3 (3.41%) German Language
6 3 (3.41%) Marketing
7 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.14%) Electronics
8 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Architect
3 14 (15.91%) Developer
3 14 (15.91%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 9 (10.23%) Business Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Consultant
8 6 (6.82%) Transformation Manager
9 5 (5.68%) BSS Architect
9 5 (5.68%) BSS Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.55%) Business Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Business Change Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Business Change Project Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Change Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Change Project Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Firewall Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Firewall Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) HTML
1 10 (11.36%) jQuery
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.27%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.55%) User Experience
3 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.27%) TM Forum
5 1 (1.14%) CMDB
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (1.14%) NGOSS
5 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (18.18%) Migration
4 12 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
5 10 (11.36%) Project Management
6 9 (10.23%) CRM
6 9 (10.23%) ITIL
7 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.09%) Change Management
8 7 (7.95%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (6.82%) Acceptance Criteria
9 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.82%) TOGAF
10 5 (5.68%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.68%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 5 (5.68%) Scrum
10 5 (5.68%) Service Management
11 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.55%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.41%) C#
2 3 (3.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.14%) C
3 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 5 (5.68%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (3.41%) CCNA
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.41%) MCSE
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) IIBA
6 1 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) PMO
2 3 (3.41%) COBIT
2 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (6.82%) VMware
4 5 (5.68%) Dell
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) Cisco
6 3 (3.41%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.41%) Citrix
6 3 (3.41%) Juniper
6 3 (3.41%) McAfee
6 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.41%) Symantec
7 2 (2.27%) Ariba
7 2 (2.27%) Concur
8 1 (1.14%) Avaya
8 1 (1.14%) BMC
8 1 (1.14%) Remedy
8 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.14%) Verint