The first table below looks at the demand for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 City of London 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 203 186 213
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +27
Contract jobs citing BPMN 12 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.30% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 5
Average daily rate £325 £463 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% -11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £536 £610
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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4725 5880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.08% 74.88% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3685 3616 4145
Average daily rate £450 £450 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 93
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £16.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
BPMN
London

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BPMN
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
3 10 (34.48%) UML
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 6 (20.69%) Banking
5 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
6 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) CRM
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) ISEB
6 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
6 4 (13.79%) Java
6 4 (13.79%) Middleware
6 4 (13.79%) Process Management
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
6 4 (13.79%) JRules
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) JBoss
7 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
7 3 (10.34%) ILOG
7 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
8 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
1 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Documaker
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Dutch Language
5 1 (3.45%) French Language
5 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Analyst
2 20 (68.97%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.45%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
1 4 (13.79%) JRules
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
2 10 (34.48%) UML
3 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) Process Management
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 1 (3.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) ILOG
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) ATG
5 1 (3.45%) Open Text
5 1 (3.45%) Metastorm
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Elastic Path
5 1 (3.45%) hybris