The table below looks at the statistics for BPR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 59 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing BPR 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.47% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £550 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
- -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.39 £41.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+15.58% +8.46%
BPR
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 430 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.55% 70.38% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 267 247
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BPR
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BPR Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Process Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) XPath
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM

BPR
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing BPR 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 BPR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DTS
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (80.00%) TOGAF Architect
2 4 (80.00%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Zachman Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Process Management
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SAP