The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Transformation
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 98 98 84
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14  
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 4 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.78% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.95% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 22
Median daily rate £450 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1153 1584 1537
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.53% 82.63% 85.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 1106 986
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £36.00
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 in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in West Yorkshire

Business Transformation
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bradford +2 3 £450 +9.09% 1
Leeds +1 1 - - 3
Business Transformation
Yorkshire

Business Transformation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Cognos
6 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Service Management
8 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) CMDB
8 2 (13.33%) Data Entry
8 2 (13.33%) PMO
8 2 (13.33%) IFRS
8 2 (13.33%) IFRS 9

Business Transformation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Planner
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Data Entry
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Change Control
8 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) APMP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) IFRS
1 2 (13.33%) IFRS 9
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Genesys
4 1 (6.67%) Verint