The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 141 136 130
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing BPMN 10 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.51% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.64% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 8
Median daily rate £363 £406 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.71 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £47.71 -
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -
BPMN
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2638 3284 2521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.91% 79.48% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1770 1995 1498
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 128 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing BPMN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BPMN
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

BPMN
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

BPMN Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 7 £525 +23.52%
Cheshire +14 3 £325 -23.52%
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BPMN 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 North West region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (26.67%) UML
5 4 (26.67%) Case Management
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Validation
7 2 (13.33%) Use Case
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
8 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) People Management
8 1 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Data Quality

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Case Management Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SOC Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UML Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web UI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Case Management
4 4 (26.67%) UML
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Product Management
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Kofax
2 1 (6.67%) Pega
2 1 (6.67%) Sage
2 1 (6.67%) SAP