The first table below looks at the demand for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 134 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% - 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £419 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £395 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £54.30 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2259 1696 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.19% 70.43% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 841 965
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £226 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 82 91
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Cheshire - - - -
Business Process Improvement
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Business Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Process Improvement.

1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) BPR

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Business Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Procurement Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) BPR
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
1 1 (12.50%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £401 per day
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