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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 152 128 137
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs citing BPMN 12 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.66% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.85% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 1
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £365 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.90% -13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.39 £47.71 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +59.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £47.71 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -13.25%
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
3006 2951 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.11% 78.17% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1886 1742 1209
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 127 96
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +37.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Merseyside - 5 £500 -
Manchester -13 3 £358 +10.00% 1
Cumbria +9 2 £338 -3.57%
Cheshire -1 2 £428 +3.63% 1
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (32.35%) UML
2 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) eTOM
3 8 (23.53%) ISEB
3 8 (23.53%) Internet
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
5 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
6 5 (14.71%) Finance
6 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
6 5 (14.71%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (14.71%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (11.76%) Information Management
7 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
8 3 (8.82%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) Validation
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.82%) BPR
8 3 (8.82%) Process Management
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security
8 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.88%) Use Case
9 2 (5.88%) SDLC

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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Magnolia
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Broadband
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Ant
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Business Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Network Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Telecoms Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Security Advisor
7 4 (11.76%) UML Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) UML Business Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Process Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Business Process Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 5 (14.71%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) UML
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) eTOM
2 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Data Flow Diagram
4 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.76%) Information Management
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) BPR
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) Process Management
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (5.88%) Conflict Management
7 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Capita
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft