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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 382 380 399
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 26 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.22% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 10
Average daily rate £595 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.22% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £500 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £431 £423
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.07%
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
17632 17050 17380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.28% 80.33% 80.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12602 12214 11927
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 196 238
Average hourly rate £22.12 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £48.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +42 4 £503 +3.07% 1
Croydon - 1 £630 -
Hammersmith - 1 £375 -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (24.32%) Finance
4 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
5 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (18.92%) Change Management
5 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.51%) CISA
7 5 (13.51%) CISM
7 5 (13.51%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (13.51%) Information Security
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.51%) Data Mapping
7 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (13.51%) Degree
7 5 (13.51%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.81%) SFIA
8 4 (10.81%) QA
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (10.81%) Process Management
8 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
9 3 (8.11%) Back Office
9 3 (8.11%) Workflow
9 3 (8.11%) UML
9 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Documentum
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 18 (48.65%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Head of Operations
4 5 (13.51%) Head of Security
5 4 (10.81%) Business Improvement Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Process Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Programme Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Programme Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Business Process Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Process Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Process Improvement Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.70%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.70%) STB
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.51%) Data Mapping
6 5 (13.51%) Information Security
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.51%) Security Operations
7 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Process Management
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (10.81%) SFIA
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.11%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.11%) UML
8 3 (8.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) CISA
1 5 (13.51%) CISM
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
1 5 (13.51%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) CBAP
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.81%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) EMC
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft