The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.075% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £484 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.76% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 - -
Business Process Improvement
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1172 456 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.32% 79.44% 72.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 304 209
Median daily rate £320 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 31 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -55.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £12.07 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.40 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Process Improvement
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle