The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 124 139 146
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.26% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.33% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £366 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 - -
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2016 2454 2261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.13% 79.01% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1181 1507 1318
Median daily rate £425 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 162 153
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the East of England region.

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Bedfordshire - 3 £450 -
Hertfordshire +13 1 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +11 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £360 -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 12 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Change Management
3 6 (50.00%) CMS
3 6 (50.00%) User Experience
3 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
4 5 (41.67%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) Drupal
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Document Management
6 2 (16.67%) Publishing
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (16.67%) BPR
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
7 1 (8.33%) Puppet
7 1 (8.33%) F5

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) CMS
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Product Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) CMS Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Strategist
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Product Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (16.67%) BPR
6 2 (16.67%) Document Management
6 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
2 1 (8.33%) AWK
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 8583
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) F5