The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 398 398 407
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 15 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.072% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.092% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
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£499 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.30% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £375 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £491 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.00
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18573 18510 19068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.23% 78.87% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13213 12901 13213
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 224 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.10 £53.50 £51.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
City of London -12 2 £499 -0.12% 1
Docklands, London -3 1 £500 -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (28.57%) Change Management
1 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 10 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 9 (25.71%) Degree
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) UNIX
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) Front Office
4 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.14%) Finance
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (11.43%) C#
6 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 4 (11.43%) .NET
6 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
6 4 (11.43%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
6 4 (11.43%) Six Sigma
6 4 (11.43%) BPR
6 4 (11.43%) Equities
6 4 (11.43%) Process Management

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
1 6 (17.14%) Front Office
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Process Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.57%) Change Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.57%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.71%) ADO
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.86%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.86%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.43%) Equities
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.71%) Derivative
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Solaris
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Change Management
1 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 10 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.14%) Project Management
2 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
2 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Six Sigma
4 4 (11.43%) BPR
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Process Management
5 3 (8.57%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security
5 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) Perl
3 3 (8.57%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) IIBA
3 1 (2.86%) CBAP
3 1 (2.86%) APMP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MBA
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.71%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) Kofax
4 1 (2.86%) Tradeweb
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Solace
4 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg