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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 535 494 481
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 47 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 39
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £310 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £585 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
37787 35117 32794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.61% 74.20% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25121 22069 19640
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1075 1388
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 £475 -7.31% 3
South West -21 10 £475 +18.75% 1
East Midlands +12 9 £500 +5.15% 1
West Midlands -5 2 £425 -
Yorkshire -12 2 £375 +1.69% 3
North West -14 2 £375 -14.28% 1
South East -51 1 £350 -6.66% 3
East of England - 1 £350 -
North East - - - -
Business Process Improvement
UK

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 43 (47.78%) Business Analysis
2 37 (41.11%) Finance
3 22 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (23.33%) Process Improvement
4 21 (23.33%) Project Management
5 18 (20.00%) Banking
6 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (14.44%) ITIL
9 12 (13.33%) Oracle
9 12 (13.33%) Change Management
9 12 (13.33%) Retail
10 11 (12.22%) Business Transformation
10 11 (12.22%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (12.22%) Six Sigma
10 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
11 10 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (11.11%) Degree
12 9 (10.00%) SQL
13 8 (8.89%) Service Management
13 8 (8.89%) Retail Banking
14 7 (7.78%) Lean Six Sigma
14 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
14 7 (7.78%) Windows
14 7 (7.78%) MS Visio
15 6 (6.67%) UML
15 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
15 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
15 6 (6.67%) BPR

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.33%) IIS
2 3 (3.33%) SAS
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.56%) MS Project
3 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.33%) MS Office
4 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (2.22%) SPSS
5 2 (2.22%) Niku Workbench
5 2 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.11%) IaaS
1 1 (1.11%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) ATM
2 3 (3.33%) VLAN
2 3 (3.33%) Firewall
2 3 (3.33%) LAN
2 3 (3.33%) WAN
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) Spotfire
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 37 (41.11%) Finance
2 18 (20.00%) Banking
3 12 (13.33%) Retail
4 8 (8.89%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.56%) Marketing
6 3 (3.33%) Legal
6 3 (3.33%) Advertising
7 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Games
8 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.11%) Automotive
8 1 (1.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Analyst
2 41 (45.56%) Business Analyst
3 10 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (6.67%) Consultant
4 6 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 4 (4.44%) Architect
7 3 (3.33%) Applications Architect
7 3 (3.33%) Service Management Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Business Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.22%) Six Sigma Specialist
8 2 (2.22%) User Experience Consultant
8 2 (2.22%) Designer
8 2 (2.22%) Process Manager
8 2 (2.22%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Ajax
1 3 (3.33%) HTML5
1 3 (3.33%) CSS3
1 3 (3.33%) SOAP
1 3 (3.33%) CSS
1 3 (3.33%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) EDI
2 2 (2.22%) JSP
2 2 (2.22%) XML
2 2 (2.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.11%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.11%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.11%) Middleware
3 1 (1.11%) EDIFACT
3 1 (1.11%) XSD
3 1 (1.11%) XSLT
3 1 (1.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.67%) PMI
3 5 (5.56%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.33%) User Experience
5 3 (3.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.11%) APACS
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.11%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.11%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Android
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.11%) AIX
3 1 (1.11%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.78%) Business Analysis
2 22 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (23.33%) Process Improvement
3 21 (23.33%) Project Management
4 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.44%) ITIL
6 12 (13.33%) Change Management
7 11 (12.22%) Business Transformation
7 11 (12.22%) GAP Analysis
7 11 (12.22%) Six Sigma
7 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
8 10 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (8.89%) Service Management
10 7 (7.78%) Lean Six Sigma
11 6 (6.67%) UML
11 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.67%) BPR
11 6 (6.67%) Analytics
11 6 (6.67%) Migration
11 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.22%) Java
3 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.22%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.11%) VB
4 1 (1.11%) Perl
4 1 (1.11%) C
4 1 (1.11%) C++
4 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.22%) ISEB
5 2 (2.22%) MCSE
5 2 (2.22%) PMP
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) MOS
6 1 (1.11%) GIAC
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.11%) CISA
6 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CISSP
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CCIE
6 1 (1.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) HP
3 4 (4.44%) SAP
3 4 (4.44%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.33%) Citrix
5 2 (2.22%) BT
5 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.22%) Niku
5 2 (2.22%) Tableau
6 1 (1.11%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) Software AG
6 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.11%) webMethods
6 1 (1.11%) Dell
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
North Yorkshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago