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 30 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.

Business Transformation
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.14% 0.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £428 £475
% change year-on-year -0.64% -9.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 579 549 550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 81.21% 83.94% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 377 310
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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 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 30 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
South Wales +13 1 £325 -17.46% 1
Business Transformation
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) APMP
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP