The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 145 181 202
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +21
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 5 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.21% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.27% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Average daily rate £503 £488 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £438 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £500 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £423
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Process Improvement
London

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
2644 4145 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.02% 80.94% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 3226 3431
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Process Improvement
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 Business Process Improvement across the City of London region.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Process Improvement
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 Business Process Improvement across the City of London region.

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Process Improvement
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Reference Data Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP