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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 126 103
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 13 14 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.47% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.59% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 28
Median daily rate £460 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £359 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £445 £475
% change year-on-year -1.68% -6.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.48 - £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 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 2162 2359 2509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.36% 79.40% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1547 1620
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 139 99
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £23.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 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
Wiltshire +4 6 £525 +13.51% 2
Devon -11 3 £320 -10.86% 1
Dorset +10 1 £390 -
Bristol +1 1 £680 +75.48% 3
Business Transformation
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) Finance
3 15 (41.67%) Project Management
4 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 11 (30.56%) PMO
6 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (22.22%) Document Management
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (16.67%) QA
9 5 (13.89%) Scrum
9 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
9 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
10 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Marketing
11 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
11 3 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.33%) People Management
11 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
11 3 (8.33%) SAP
11 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.56%) Genesys
12 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (5.56%) Avaya
12 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce

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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) NonStop SQL
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
1 10 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) PMO Lead
4 5 (13.89%) Business Transformation Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Transformation Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Business Transformation Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Transformation Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) PMO Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) CESG
3 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Project Management
3 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) Document Management
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) People Management
9 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.56%) DNA
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.56%) Information Management
9 2 (5.56%) Product Management
9 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) APMP
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) CLAS
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) PMO
2 6 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Avaya
2 2 (5.56%) Genesys
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) BT
3 1 (2.78%) Huawei
3 1 (2.78%) hybris
3 1 (2.78%) Verint