The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Transformation
UK
Rank 358 319 323
Rank change year-on-year -39 +4  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 242 348 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.66% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.80% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 236 241
Median daily rate £468 £450 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% -7.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £41.21 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.22 - £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 - £33.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.21 - £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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36922 43751 41629
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.12% 82.86% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24340 28690 25778
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1113 1192
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in the UK

Business Transformation
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 March 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
England -19 225 £475 +5.55% 98
London -39 104 £500 +0.50% 46
South East +8 40 £420 -1.17% 6
North West +27 23 £419 -18.09% 11
West Midlands +28 17 £500 -14.89% 11
Berkshire +26 15 £463 +19.35% 2
Manchester +13 14 £530 +0.95% 9
Yorkshire +2 12 £425 +6.25% 10
East Midlands +1 12 £413 -21.42% 2
City of London -5 12 £506 +11.20% 18
Scotland +28 10 £425 -10.52% 3
Milton Keynes +5 10 £404 +0.93%
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £404 -10.27%
South West -4 8 £480 +20.00% 9
Wiltshire +7 6 £525 +5.00% 2
East of England -20 6 £450 -10.00% 2
Warwickshire - 6 £475 - 3
Edinburgh +17 5 £458 -16.77% 2
Swindon +9 5 £550 +10.00%
Maidenhead - 5 £500 -
West Yorkshire +8 4 £450 +16.12% 7
Northamptonshire -1 4 £500 -4.76%
Sheffield -2 4 £475 +5.55% 1
Derbyshire -3 4 £350 -9.67% 1
South Yorkshire -4 4 £475 +5.55% 1
Essex -9 4 £438 -48.52%
Derby - 4 £350 - 1
Shropshire +33 3 - -
Telford +31 3 - -
Reading +17 3 £375 -6.25%

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 199 (32.84%) Finance
2 177 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (27.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 163 (26.90%) Project Management
5 92 (15.18%) Change Management
6 86 (14.19%) Telecoms
7 79 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 79 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 76 (12.54%) Business Analysis
9 68 (11.22%) Programme Management
10 57 (9.41%) Microsoft
11 50 (8.25%) SAP
11 50 (8.25%) Retail
12 49 (8.09%) Banking
12 49 (8.09%) Risk Management
12 49 (8.09%) Security Cleared
13 47 (7.76%) Target Operating Model
14 46 (7.59%) PMO
15 41 (6.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 41 (6.77%) Migration
15 41 (6.77%) Management Information System
16 39 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (6.27%) Marketing
18 37 (6.11%) CRM
18 37 (6.11%) ERP
19 36 (5.94%) Oracle
20 33 (5.45%) DNA
20 33 (5.45%) SC Cleared
21 32 (5.28%) Analytics
21 32 (5.28%) Degree

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills 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 18 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.83%) Drupal
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.33%) CMS
5 2 (0.33%) Confluence
5 2 (0.33%) Kentico
5 2 (0.33%) Moodle
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.33%) SAS
5 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.17%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.81%) MS Office
3 15 (2.48%) MS Project
4 12 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.66%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.33%) Demantra
7 2 (0.33%) Magento
7 2 (0.33%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.33%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.17%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.17%) SAP PS
8 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.17%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.16%) AWS CloudTrail
3 6 (0.99%) Office 365
4 5 (0.83%) SaaS
5 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.33%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.17%) Akamai
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.48%) LAN
2 10 (1.65%) Internet
2 10 (1.65%) WAN
3 7 (1.16%) Broadband
4 6 (0.99%) Intranet
5 4 (0.66%) Firewall
6 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.50%) Wireless
7 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.33%) LDAP
7 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.17%) IMAP
8 1 (0.17%) Skype
8 1 (0.17%) SMS
8 1 (0.17%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (0.17%) VoIP
8 1 (0.17%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (2.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.99%) DB2
3 6 (0.99%) Hadoop
3 6 (0.99%) MongoDB
3 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (0.83%) Big Data
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.66%) GIS
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Hive
6 3 (0.50%) HBase
6 3 (0.50%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.50%) Power BI
6 3 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.49%) JIRA
2 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.66%) Rational Software Modeler
4 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.17%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.17%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.17%) Toad
6 1 (0.17%) Visual Composer
General
1 199 (32.84%) Finance
2 86 (14.19%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.25%) Retail
4 49 (8.09%) Banking
5 38 (6.27%) Marketing
6 17 (2.81%) Legal
7 12 (1.98%) Advertising
8 11 (1.82%) Electronics
9 10 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.32%) Back Office
10 8 (1.32%) Front Office
11 7 (1.16%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.99%) German Language
12 6 (0.99%) Local Government
12 6 (0.99%) Mandarin Language
13 5 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.83%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.50%) Automotive
15 3 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 143 (23.60%) Analyst
2 110 (18.15%) Business Analyst
3 105 (17.33%) Project Manager
4 83 (13.70%) Architect
5 40 (6.60%) Change Manager
6 39 (6.44%) Consultant
7 38 (6.27%) Programme Manager
8 34 (5.61%) Business Manager
9 31 (5.12%) Business Architect
9 31 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (5.12%) Transformation Manager
10 24 (3.96%) IT Manager
11 23 (3.80%) Business Change Manager
12 20 (3.30%) Senior Manager
13 17 (2.81%) Business Transformation Manager
13 17 (2.81%) Developer
13 17 (2.81%) Transformation Project Manager
14 16 (2.64%) Senior Project Manager
15 15 (2.48%) Transformation Analyst
16 13 (2.15%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.31%) Web Services
2 12 (1.98%) Middleware
3 9 (1.49%) REST
4 8 (1.32%) XML
5 7 (1.16%) HTML
6 5 (0.83%) CSS
7 3 (0.50%) .NET
7 3 (0.50%) J2EE
7 3 (0.50%) JSON
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (0.50%) Velocity
8 2 (0.33%) HTML5
8 2 (0.33%) Java EE
8 2 (0.33%) Java SE
8 2 (0.33%) Kafka
8 2 (0.33%) SOAP
8 2 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.65%) Equities
3 10 (1.65%) Fixed Income
4 9 (1.49%) PMI
5 8 (1.32%) Public Cloud
5 8 (1.32%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.16%) Derivative
7 6 (0.99%) User Experience
8 5 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.83%) e-Learning
8 5 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.66%) Fintech
9 4 (0.66%) iPad
9 4 (0.66%) Learning Management System
9 4 (0.66%) Replication
9 4 (0.66%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.65%) Linux
1 10 (1.65%) Windows
2 6 (0.99%) Unix
3 5 (0.83%) AIX
4 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (27.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 163 (26.90%) Project Management
4 92 (15.18%) Change Management
5 79 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 76 (12.54%) Business Analysis
7 68 (11.22%) Programme Management
8 49 (8.09%) Risk Management
9 47 (7.76%) Target Operating Model
10 41 (6.77%) Migration
10 41 (6.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 39 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (6.11%) CRM
12 37 (6.11%) ERP
13 33 (5.45%) DNA
14 32 (5.28%) Analytics
15 29 (4.79%) Waterfall
16 23 (3.80%) ITIL
16 23 (3.80%) Portfolio Management
17 22 (3.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.13%) SQL
2 11 (1.82%) C
3 10 (1.65%) Java
3 10 (1.65%) PowerShell
4 8 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.66%) C#
5 4 (0.66%) Python
6 3 (0.50%) C++
7 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.33%) VBA
8 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.17%) Go
8 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.17%) R
8 1 (0.17%) Ruby
8 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 33 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 32 (5.28%) Degree
4 14 (2.31%) DV Cleared
4 14 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.82%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.32%) IIBA
7 7 (1.16%) ISEB
7 7 (1.16%) MBA
7 7 (1.16%) PMP
8 6 (0.99%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.83%) CBAP
9 5 (0.83%) CCNP
10 4 (0.66%) CIPD
10 4 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.50%) APMP
11 3 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.59%) PMO
2 26 (4.29%) QA
3 6 (0.99%) EFQM
4 5 (0.83%) COBIT
4 5 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.83%) SLA
5 4 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.50%) GxP
7 2 (0.33%) GAMP
7 2 (0.33%) GCP
7 2 (0.33%) GMP
7 2 (0.33%) IFRS
7 2 (0.33%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.33%) MiFID
8 1 (0.17%) EMIR
8 1 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.17%) GDPR
8 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.49%) Puppet
2 3 (0.50%) Ansible
3 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.33%) Oozie
4 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.17%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 57 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.25%) SAP
3 36 (5.94%) Oracle
4 14 (2.31%) Cisco
5 11 (1.82%) Bluefish Communications
6 9 (1.49%) Google
7 8 (1.32%) HP
7 8 (1.32%) IBM
7 8 (1.32%) Workday
8 6 (0.99%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.83%) hybris
9 5 (0.83%) Saba
10 4 (0.66%) Cognos
10 4 (0.66%) Guidewire
11 3 (0.50%) Avaya
11 3 (0.50%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.50%) CA
11 3 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.50%) Reuters
11 3 (0.50%) SaltStack
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