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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 584 581 568
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 44 53 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.10% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 28
Median daily rate £400 £488 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £627 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-26.15% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.35 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 - -
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
41672 41968 40232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.04% 80.50% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 27754 27804 25353
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1006 1132 1125
Median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 29 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London -5 21 £413 -8.33% 3
North West +11 7 £356 -19.03% 1
South East +11 6 £388 +9.15%
East of England +18 3 £475 +40.74% 1
North East - 3 £350 -
East Midlands -7 2 £375 -24.24% 1
West Midlands -34 2 £355 -40.83%
Business Process Improvement
UK

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 England region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 99 (92.52%) Process Improvement
2 41 (38.32%) Business Analysis
3 23 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.63%) Finance
5 20 (18.69%) Project Management
6 19 (17.76%) Six Sigma
6 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (14.95%) Change Management
8 13 (12.15%) User Stories
8 13 (12.15%) Lean Six Sigma
8 13 (12.15%) Use Case
9 11 (10.28%) User Experience
10 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
10 10 (9.35%) CMS
10 10 (9.35%) Retail
11 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
11 9 (8.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 9 (8.41%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (8.41%) Sitecore
12 8 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
12 8 (7.48%) BPR
12 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
13 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
13 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
13 7 (6.54%) GAP Analysis
14 6 (5.61%) Drupal
14 6 (5.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 6 (5.61%) Wireframes

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in 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 10 (9.35%) CMS
2 9 (8.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (5.61%) Drupal
4 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
2 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.87%) MS Project
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) SSL
1 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.87%) Firewall
2 2 (1.87%) HTTP
2 2 (1.87%) LDAP
2 2 (1.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.93%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.93%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) MS Access
1 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (19.63%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Retail
2 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.67%) Local Government
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Law
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (68.22%) Analyst
2 55 (51.40%) Business Analyst
3 22 (20.56%) Process Analyst
4 19 (17.76%) Business Process Analyst
5 8 (7.48%) Consultant
6 7 (6.54%) Process Consultant
6 7 (6.54%) Telecoms Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Business Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Business Process Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement Specialist
7 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.67%) Business IT Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Web Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) Ajax
1 2 (1.87%) HTML
1 2 (1.87%) J2EE
1 2 (1.87%) SAML
1 2 (1.87%) Spring
2 1 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.28%) User Experience
3 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.87%) EMV
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Contactless
5 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Unix
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (92.52%) Process Improvement
2 41 (38.32%) Business Analysis
3 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (18.69%) Project Management
5 19 (17.76%) Six Sigma
6 16 (14.95%) Change Management
7 13 (12.15%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (12.15%) Use Case
7 13 (12.15%) User Stories
8 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
9 8 (7.48%) BPR
9 8 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.54%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.61%) Feasibility Study
11 6 (5.61%) Wireframes
12 5 (4.67%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.74%) SQL
2 3 (2.80%) C
2 3 (2.80%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) AWK
3 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.93%) C#
3 1 (0.93%) Perl
3 1 (0.93%) Python
3 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 6 (5.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 5 (4.67%) ISEB
3 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) Degree
5 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) IIBA
6 1 (0.93%) CISA
6 1 (0.93%) CISM
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) GCFA
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) RHCE
6 1 (0.93%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (8.41%) Sitecore
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle
4 3 (2.80%) Remedy
5 2 (1.87%) IBM
5 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) Brio
6 1 (0.93%) F5
6 1 (0.93%) SAP