The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 104 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £265 £300 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +41.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 - -
Business Process Improvement
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1499 1247 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.55% 76.74% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 760 520
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Business Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Process Improvement
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (60.00%) BPR
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (60.00%) BPR
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt