The first table below looks at the demand for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 125 121 138
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing BPMN 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.040% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.059% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2091 1694 1950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.46% 68.28% 63.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 683 745
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
BPMN
South East

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPMN across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPMN across the Berkshire region.

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BPMN
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £375 -
BPMN
South East

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BPMN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BPMN.

1 5 (62.50%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) RDF
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PMP
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) W3C
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) BPEL
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Life Science
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BPMN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BPMN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) Triplestore
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
1 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (12.50%) FogBugz
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Military
3 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) WSDL
2 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Semantic Web
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) BPEL
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) RDF
5 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SPARQL
2 2 (25.00%) R
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PMP
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) VMware