The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 68 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BPMN 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.29 - £39.25
BPMN
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
769 614 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.46% 79.64% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 377 351
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.67 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BPMN
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

BPMN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPMN across the Cheshire region.

BPMN Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £525 - 2
BPMN
North West

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (81.82%) UML
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Use Case
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Advertising
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) eTOM
7 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) CMS
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Magnolia
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Broadband
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Advertising
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Application Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Business Process Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Use Case
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) eTOM
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM