The table below looks at the statistics for BPR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 35 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing BPR 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.24% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.45% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £218 £450 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% +95.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.39 £41.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+15.58% +8.46%
BPR
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 223 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.19% 71.25% 59.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 103 59
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £16.50 £66.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

BPR
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

BPR Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

BPR
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPR across the Merseyside region.

BPR Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

BPR
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birkenhead - 4 £218 -
Wirral - 2 £218 -
BPR
North West

BPR
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

BPR
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Junior
2 3 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management