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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 379 387 353
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -34
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 24 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 25
Average daily rate
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£431 £525 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +21.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £655 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £405
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
17625 18479 15938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.45% 77.65% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12904 12836 10936
Average daily rate £450 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 232 316
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.63 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -5.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £50.00
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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 3 £438 +12.90% 3
Twickenham - 1 - -
Mayfair - - - -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 26 (57.78%) Business Analysis
2 20 (44.44%) Finance
3 9 (20.00%) Service Management
3 9 (20.00%) Degree
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
4 8 (17.78%) Project Management
4 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
5 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) Banking
6 6 (13.33%) UML
6 6 (13.33%) BPR
7 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) Windows
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 5 (11.11%) Information Security
7 5 (11.11%) Analytics
8 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
8 4 (8.89%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (8.89%) Time Management
8 4 (8.89%) Marketing
8 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (8.89%) Retail
8 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.89%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (8.89%) VLAN

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) SPSS
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
1 4 (8.89%) VLAN
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) Spotfire
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Advertising
6 1 (2.22%) Publishing
6 1 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Analyst
2 24 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Service Management Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.22%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Business Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) EDI
2 1 (2.22%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.22%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.22%) EDIFACT
2 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) PMI
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Business Analysis
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Service Management
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.33%) BPR
5 6 (13.33%) UML
5 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 5 (11.11%) Analytics
6 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.11%) Information Security
7 4 (8.89%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.89%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) Use Case
8 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (6.67%) EAI
8 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.22%) Python
3 1 (2.22%) C++
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PMP
3 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) CISA
4 1 (2.22%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) Citrix
3 4 (8.89%) SAP
3 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.44%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) Lotus
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.22%) Business Objects