The table below looks at the statistics for BPR 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 BPR over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 188 202 189
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing BPR 11 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.27% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 30
Average daily rate
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£388 £455 £556
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% -18.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £322 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £534 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £364 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.74% -9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.75 £19.42
% change year-on-year
- -8.59%
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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
4443 5510 5867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.32% 76.01% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3296 4117 4370
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 69 87
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £14.65 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £54.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BPR
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 BPR across the City of London region.

BPR Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BPR
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPR across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

BPR Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BPR
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPR across the City of London region.

BPR Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 22 (48.89%) Banking
3 15 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 14 (31.11%) UML
5 13 (28.89%) Data Modelling
5 13 (28.89%) Degree
5 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (26.67%) Legal
7 11 (24.44%) Document Management
7 11 (24.44%) Credit Risk
7 11 (24.44%) Release Management
7 11 (24.44%) Change Control
8 8 (17.78%) Workflow
9 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
9 7 (15.56%) Change Management
10 5 (11.11%) Front Office
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.11%) Project Management
10 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (11.11%) Wealth Management
11 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
12 3 (6.67%) Oracle
12 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
12 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
12 3 (6.67%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
1 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 22 (48.89%) Banking
3 15 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 12 (26.67%) Legal
5 5 (11.11%) Front Office
6 3 (6.67%) Private Banking
7 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
7 2 (4.44%) Back Office
7 2 (4.44%) Retail
8 1 (2.22%) Billing
8 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.22%) Advertising
8 1 (2.22%) Publishing
8 1 (2.22%) Games
8 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Analyst
2 32 (71.11%) Business Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Legal Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Credit Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Risk Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) IT Business Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.22%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.22%) Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
1 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Credit Risk
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 14 (31.11%) UML
3 13 (28.89%) Data Modelling
3 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (24.44%) Document Management
5 11 (24.44%) Change Control
5 11 (24.44%) Release Management
6 8 (17.78%) Workflow
7 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
7 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) Change Management
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (11.11%) Wealth Management
9 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) SAP
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix
2 1 (2.22%) JDA
2 1 (2.22%) Sony
2 1 (2.22%) Google
2 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow