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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 403 415 402
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 12 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.095% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £416 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £348 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £603 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -8.57%
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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 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 28 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 +3 1 £500 -
Docklands, London -6 1 £500 -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 8 (29.63%) Change Management
1 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) Front Office
3 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) XML
5 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Process Management
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Equities
6 3 (11.11%) Finance
6 3 (11.11%) Banking
6 3 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MS Access
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (22.22%) Front Office
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Process Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Change Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (7.41%) ADO
4 1 (3.70%) Rendezvous
4 1 (3.70%) FpML
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Equities
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Derivative
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Change Management
1 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
2 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Process Management
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
5 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Insight
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MBA
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) MCSD
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CBAP
3 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Kofax
3 1 (3.70%) Tradeweb
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) Solace
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg