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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 101 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.27% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.34% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £438 £505 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.36% +137.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 - -
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
1496 1489 1061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.20% 79.33% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 887 661
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £511 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) SAP PP
4 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 3 (33.33%) BPR
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) SAP XI
4 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) SAP PP-PI
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAP MII
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) Validation

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP MII
1 3 (33.33%) SAP PP
1 3 (33.33%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SAP PP Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SAP PP Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Process Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Project Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) HR Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 3 (33.33%) BPR
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
6 1 (11.11%) BPMN
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP