Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 July 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 > South West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 185 147
Rank change year-on-year +6 -38 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 25 24 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 0.40% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.50% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 51
South West median daily rate £460 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -15.79% +8.57%
10th Percentile £326 £309 £308
90th Percentile £622 £536 £531
England median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +9.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.48 - £30.25

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4573 4788 5062
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.68% 79.40% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2932 3167 3325
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +0.67%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £259
90th Percentile £538 £550 £528
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 241 216
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +42.86%
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.63 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.50 £50.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.91
% change year-on-year - +14.10% +6.88%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in the South West

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in the South West

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in the South West over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in the South West

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in the South West

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Wiltshire +3 9 £500 +8.11%
Devon -13 8 £450 +25.35%
Bristol -6 4 £680 +82.55% 2
Dorset +11 1 £390 -
Gloucestershire +10 1 £410 +78.26%
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Banking
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) DNA
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (8.00%) Marketing
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Information Management
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Automotive
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Transformation Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Change Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Change Portfolio Manager
5 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
1 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Coaching
4 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) DNA
5 2 (8.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) APMP
4 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.00%) Avaya
2 1 (4.00%) Genesys
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Verint