The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-24.61% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 - -
Business Process Improvement
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
288 312 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.90% 81.89% 87.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 206 309
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.43 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +74.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Business Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the Bedfordshire region.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 1 £550 -
Business Process Improvement
East of England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 7 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) CMS
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (71.43%) Sitecore
3 5 (71.43%) User Experience
4 4 (57.14%) Use Case
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) Drupal
5 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
6 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
6 2 (28.57%) Retail
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Publishing
7 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 1 (14.29%) BPR
7 1 (14.29%) Document Management
7 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Coaching
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
1 5 (71.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Product Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) CMS Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Strategist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Use Case
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
6 1 (14.29%) BPR
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Document Management
6 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Sitecore