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 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
England / North West
Rank 130 136 144
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing BPMN 7 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.54% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 8
Median daily rate £275 £413 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.69% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.29 -

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
2135 3149 2659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.31% 82.33% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1894 1519
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 143 114
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +7 5 - - 1
Cheshire +28 1 £275 -33.33%
Merseyside - 1 - -
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Workflow
3 7 (41.18%) Case Management
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) DSDM
6 3 (17.65%) UML
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
7 2 (11.76%) Validation
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Use Case
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (11.76%) Security Monitoring
8 1 (5.88%) People Management

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 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) BPM Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Case Management Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SOC Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Workflow
3 7 (41.18%) Case Management
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) DSDM
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 3 (17.65%) UML
7 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (11.76%) Use Case
7 2 (11.76%) Validation
8 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) IIBA
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) IBM
1 1 (5.88%) Kofax
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Pega
1 1 (5.88%) Sage
1 1 (5.88%) SAP