The first table below looks at the demand for BPR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 85 72 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing BPR 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.071% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £450 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.18% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.65 £38.15 £14.70
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +159.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 678 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.66% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 330 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £457 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.38 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.34 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
BPR
North West

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BPR
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPR across the Manchester region.

BPR Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

BPR
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Vacancies
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BPR
North West

BPR
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

BPR
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing BPR 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 BPR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat