The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 28 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 75
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.13% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 - £38.72

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 529 434 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.74% 78.34% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 304 479
Median daily rate £380 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 21 27
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Wales

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Wales

Business Transformation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Transformation in Wales

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South Wales +5 6 £375 +7.14% 1
Business Transformation
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (12.50%) DNA
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebFOCUS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) DNA
3 1 (12.50%) DoDAF
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) eTOM
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco