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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 148 154 132
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Contract jobs citing BPR 8 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £365 £325 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -36.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £348 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £390 £445
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.55 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 - -
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
2838 3377 2403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.16% 80.42% 75.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 2043 1333
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 135 108
Median hourly rate £23.50 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.12 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPR across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

BPR Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 BPR within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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 -8 5 £370 +13.84% 1
Cumbria - 2 - -
Cheshire - 1 £250 -
BPR
England

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Benchmarking
2 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (25.00%) MS Office
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Process Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) IIBA
4 3 (18.75%) Local Government
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Front Office
5 2 (12.50%) Back Office
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Cash Management
5 2 (12.50%) BPMN

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 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CRM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Spatial Data
General
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Process Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Process Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Project Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) HR Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) HR Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Benchmarking
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (25.00%) Process Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) BPMN
5 2 (12.50%) Cash Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) B2C
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) IIBA
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) hybris
2 1 (6.25%) SAP