The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 55 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing BPMN 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.69% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.86% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Median daily rate £325 £425 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +60.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £47.71 -
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -
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
555 810 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.09% 80.20% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 563 315
Median daily rate £415 £450 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £644 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 38
Median hourly rate £19.64 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing BPMN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Warrington - 3 £325 -
BPMN
North West

BPMN
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BPMN 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) IIBA
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (25.00%) Sage
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) IIBA
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sage