The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
England / North West
Rank - - 144
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 3156 2639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.31% 82.29% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1903 1514
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 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 144 112
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 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 12 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 9 (75.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 8 (66.67%) SAP PP
3 8 (66.67%) SAP XI
3 8 (66.67%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) SAP PP-PI
3 8 (66.67%) SAP MII
3 8 (66.67%) Defect Management
3 8 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (16.67%) BPMN
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3

Business Process Improvement
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:

Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) SAP MII
1 8 (66.67%) SAP PP
1 8 (66.67%) SAP PP-PI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) SAP PP Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) SAP PP Business Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Process Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 8 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 8 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
2 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 8 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) BPMN
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) SAP