The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 85 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.94% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
Median daily rate £413 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £525 £438
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.43 - -
Business Process Improvement
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1274 1282 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.35% 77.84% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 772 568
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 77
Median hourly rate £16.05 £16.15 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.65% -10.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £10.61 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.45 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Business Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the East Midlands region.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Northamptonshire -1 6 £413 -8.43%
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 10 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 9 (90.00%) Six Sigma
2 9 (90.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (70.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) BPMN
7 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Process Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) HR Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Web Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 9 (90.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (90.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt