The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 539 506 506
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 41 56 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 38
Average daily rate
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£405 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £421 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.04% +12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £45.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 -
Business Process Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38426 35840 38298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.91% 74.48% 72.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24559 22678 22623
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1075 996 1428
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
London -1 20 £398 -23.18% 9
East Midlands +6 7 £476 - 2
South East -18 5 £400 +21.95%
South West -33 4 £400 -4.76% 1
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
Yorkshire -3 1 £375 -10.17% 2
North West - 1 £213 - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Business Process Improvement
UK

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 42 (47.19%) Business Analysis
2 34 (38.20%) Finance
3 27 (30.34%) Process Improvement
4 22 (24.72%) Project Management
5 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.10%) Banking
7 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (17.98%) Oracle
8 14 (15.73%) UML
8 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
9 13 (14.61%) PRINCE2
10 12 (13.48%) Degree
11 11 (12.36%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (12.36%) Retail
11 11 (12.36%) Business Transformation
11 11 (12.36%) Change Management
11 11 (12.36%) Six Sigma
12 10 (11.24%) SAP
12 10 (11.24%) ITIL
12 10 (11.24%) CRM
12 10 (11.24%) Risk Management
12 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis
13 9 (10.11%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
13 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
14 8 (8.99%) ISEB
14 8 (8.99%) PMI Certification
14 8 (8.99%) PMI
14 8 (8.99%) Management Information System

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.37%) IIS
2 3 (3.37%) SAS
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.87%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.87%) MS Project
3 3 (3.37%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.37%) MS Office
4 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) SAP CRM
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (3.37%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.12%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.12%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.12%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.12%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) IaaS
1 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.12%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (1.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Firewall
1 3 (3.37%) ATM
1 3 (3.37%) LAN
1 3 (3.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Rational Rose
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Banking
3 11 (12.36%) Retail
4 8 (8.99%) Retail Banking
5 7 (7.87%) Marketing
6 4 (4.49%) Back Office
6 4 (4.49%) General Ledger
7 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.37%) Legal
8 2 (2.25%) Automotive
8 2 (2.25%) Advertising
9 1 (1.12%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.12%) Front Office
9 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (59.55%) Analyst
2 49 (55.06%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.73%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (15.73%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (13.48%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.11%) Consultant
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Integration Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) E-Business Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Payments Business Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.25%) Business Consultant
9 2 (2.25%) Junior Project Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) JSP
1 2 (2.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (1.12%) COM
2 1 (1.12%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) PMI
2 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.37%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.37%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.37%) APACS
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Business Analysis
2 27 (30.34%) Process Improvement
3 22 (24.72%) Project Management
4 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (15.73%) UML
6 13 (14.61%) PRINCE2
7 11 (12.36%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (12.36%) Business Transformation
7 11 (12.36%) Change Management
7 11 (12.36%) Six Sigma
8 10 (11.24%) ITIL
8 10 (11.24%) CRM
8 10 (11.24%) Risk Management
8 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis
9 9 (10.11%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
10 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) C
2 1 (1.12%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) ISEB
2 8 (8.99%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.37%) PMP
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.25%) CISSP
6 2 (2.25%) GIAC
6 2 (2.25%) CISA
6 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (1.12%) CCIE
7 1 (1.12%) CCNP
7 1 (1.12%) CCNA
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (3.37%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Oracle
2 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.24%) SAP
4 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.25%) IBM
5 2 (2.25%) BT
5 2 (2.25%) Casewise
6 1 (1.12%) Pega
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco
6 1 (1.12%) Dell
6 1 (1.12%) Niku
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