Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 167 161
Rank change year-on-year +20 -6 -28
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 51 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.97% 0.67% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.83% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 28 51
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £352 £304 £363
90th Percentile £888 £538 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £489
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.81% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +183.33% -66.67% +63.64%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,228 4,324 5,068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.32% 80.97% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,640 2,885 3,489
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 285 254
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.33% -4.46% +37.72%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.08 £47.50 £49.76
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Wiltshire +12 19 £550 +4.76%
Devon +14 10 £425 +107.63%
Bristol -6 10 £453 +0.56% 3
Gloucestershire +23 4 £225 -28.00% 2
Dorset +5 4 £453 -2.16%
Somerset -7 3 £465 +19.23%
Cornwall - 1 £350 - 1
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Finance
3 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
4 10 (19.61%) DNA
5 9 (17.65%) HP
5 9 (17.65%) CISSP
5 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (17.65%) Symantec
5 9 (17.65%) McAfee
5 9 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (17.65%) Service Management
5 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) ArcSight
5 9 (17.65%) SIEM
5 9 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (17.65%) FireEye
5 9 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 9 (17.65%) Bluefish Communications
6 8 (15.69%) Change Management
6 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
7 7 (13.73%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) Service Design
9 5 (9.80%) IT Strategy
9 5 (9.80%) Business Change Management
9 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.84%) Banking
10 4 (7.84%) Information Management
10 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) npm
1 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) WAN
2 2 (3.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.92%) Big Data
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Gradle
2 1 (1.96%) Grunt
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Maven
2 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Transformation Manager
3 5 (9.80%) ArcSight Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Operational Security Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Business Transformation Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Change Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Change Portfolio Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Chief Technology Officer
5 3 (5.88%) Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Transformation
5 3 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) CSS3
2 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) DNA
3 9 (17.65%) Service Management
3 9 (17.65%) SIEM
3 9 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (15.69%) Change Management
4 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
5 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 6 (11.76%) Service Design
7 5 (9.80%) Business Change Management
7 5 (9.80%) IT Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Information Management
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.88%) Analytics
9 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.88%) Six Sigma
9 3 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Groovy
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby
3 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (17.65%) CISSP
1 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) GDPR
2 1 (1.96%) IFRS
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) ArcSight
1 9 (17.65%) Bluefish Communications
1 9 (17.65%) FireEye
1 9 (17.65%) HP
1 9 (17.65%) McAfee
1 9 (17.65%) Symantec
2 3 (5.88%) Teradata
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco
3 2 (3.92%) Informatica
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) SAP