The table below looks at the statistics for BPR 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 BPR over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 155 139 138
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing BPR 2 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.061% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.61% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 5
Median daily rate £275 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +14.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 - -
BPR
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
2729 3288 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 79.42% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1820 2012 1489
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 62 129 106
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 £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BPR
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

BPR Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BPR
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

BPR Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) SAP HR
3 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (8.33%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft

BPR
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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Front Office
1 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Process Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) HR Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) HR Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SAP HR Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Payroll Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SAP HR Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) API Design
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) IIBA
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Northgate
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com