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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 103 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £356 £440 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.03% +107.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-26.15% +21.87%
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
1502 1414 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.15% 78.77% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 858 611
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £34.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.97% +97.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (50.00%) BPR
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Process Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) HR Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (50.00%) BPR
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt