The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 173 193 180
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing BPMN 18 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.26% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 25
Average daily rate
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£475 £373 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.51% -17.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £299 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £459 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.71 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.25% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4179 4583 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 76.97% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 3467 3817
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 82
Average hourly rate £24.62 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

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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 29 May 2015.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 15 (48.39%) MS Visio
2 13 (41.94%) Business Analysis
3 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) UML
5 8 (25.81%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) Business Process Mapping
6 7 (22.58%) IBM
7 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
7 6 (19.35%) Cognos
7 6 (19.35%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Use Case
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) Workflow
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) Process Management
9 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
10 3 (9.68%) BPEL
10 3 (9.68%) Scrum
10 3 (9.68%) Banking
10 3 (9.68%) Retail
10 3 (9.68%) BPR
10 3 (9.68%) ISEB
10 3 (9.68%) RAD
10 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle
10 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PLM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JUnit
1 2 (6.45%) Rational Rose
1 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) VisualVM
2 1 (3.23%) YourKit
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) German Language
4 1 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Business Analyst
1 25 (80.65%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Business Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (19.35%) TM1 Developer
3 6 (19.35%) TM1 Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Process Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Architect
6 2 (6.45%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Process Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Process Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) REST
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) JMS
1 2 (6.45%) Spring
1 2 (6.45%) Drools
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) XSLT
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Economics
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Business Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) UML
4 8 (25.81%) Business Process Mapping
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Use Case
6 5 (16.13%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) Workflow
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Process Management
7 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.68%) BPEL
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) BPR
8 3 (9.68%) RAD
9 2 (6.45%) ERP
9 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) IBM
3 6 (19.35%) Cognos
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Lotus
6 1 (3.23%) Siebel