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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 95 82 95
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.28% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £363 £438 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +3.60%
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
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
1214 1069 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 77.47% 74.03% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 609 606
Average daily rate £380 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 63
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.44 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £24.00 £36.00
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 East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +12 3 £363 -23.76%
Nottinghamshire -7 1 - -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) iSeries
4 2 (25.00%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (12.50%) FMCG
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Business Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) HR Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) P2P Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Web Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt