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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 408 386 372
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 20 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 22
Average daily rate
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£365 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £420 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.99
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
19071 19669 18770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.41% 77.64% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13778 13777 12793
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 231 331
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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 21 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
City of London +19 3 £500 +6.95% 2
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 12 (31.58%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Finance
4 10 (26.32%) Degree
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) UML
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) SAP
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
8 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.16%) Banking
8 5 (13.16%) Information Security
8 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
8 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.53%) Change Management
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.53%) Marketing
9 4 (10.53%) Use Case
9 4 (10.53%) Analytics
10 3 (7.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.89%) QA
10 3 (7.89%) Requirements Management
10 3 (7.89%) Retail
10 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.89%) IIS
10 3 (7.89%) SQL

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (7.89%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.63%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.63%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Force.com
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
1 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Marketing
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 18 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.26%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.63%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.63%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) CRM Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
1 1 (2.63%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) PMI
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 12 (31.58%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) UML
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Use Case
7 3 (7.89%) Requirements Management
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Identity Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) PMP
2 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CISA
3 2 (5.26%) GIAC
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Pega