The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 126 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing BPMN 19 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 1.07% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.34% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 26
Median daily rate £340 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £47.71 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -13.25%
BPMN
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2388 2315 2005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.69% 79.91% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1234 1128
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

BPMN
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Edinburgh -24 11 £360 +2.85% 3
Glasgow +3 7 £325 -39.81% 1
BPMN
UK

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (50.54%) Java
3 45 (48.39%) JBoss
4 38 (40.86%) Drools
5 36 (38.71%) SOA
6 35 (37.63%) Hibernate
6 35 (37.63%) Apache CXF
6 35 (37.63%) JSF
7 31 (33.33%) Use Case
8 30 (32.26%) RichFaces
9 27 (29.03%) MS Visio
9 27 (29.03%) UML
10 26 (27.96%) Oracle
11 24 (25.81%) Workflow
12 23 (24.73%) ArchiMate
13 22 (23.66%) JPA
13 22 (23.66%) Enterprise Architecture
13 22 (23.66%) OO
13 22 (23.66%) Data Modelling
14 21 (22.58%) Finance
15 19 (20.43%) J2EE
16 18 (19.35%) jBPM
16 18 (19.35%) Spring
17 16 (17.20%) Oracle BPM
17 16 (17.20%) XML
17 16 (17.20%) XSLT
17 16 (17.20%) Wireframes
18 15 (16.13%) Logical Data Model
18 15 (16.13%) SOAP
19 14 (15.05%) Eclipse

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 45 (48.39%) JBoss
2 11 (11.83%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.60%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.38%) Apache
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (29.03%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
4 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.30%) MarkLogic
2 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.08%) GIS
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Eclipse
1 14 (15.05%) Maven
2 13 (13.98%) JProfiler
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
4 1 (1.08%) Ant
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) Architect
2 29 (31.18%) Analyst
2 29 (31.18%) Business Analyst
3 25 (26.88%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (24.73%) Developer
4 23 (24.73%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Architect
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Designer
6 6 (6.45%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (5.38%) Java Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Java Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Applications Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.23%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.86%) Drools
2 35 (37.63%) Apache CXF
2 35 (37.63%) Hibernate
2 35 (37.63%) JSF
3 30 (32.26%) RichFaces
4 22 (23.66%) JPA
5 19 (20.43%) J2EE
6 18 (19.35%) jBPM
6 18 (19.35%) Spring
7 16 (17.20%) XML
7 16 (17.20%) XSLT
8 15 (16.13%) SOAP
9 14 (15.05%) Java EE
9 14 (15.05%) jQuery
9 14 (15.05%) RESTful
10 5 (5.38%) Web Services
11 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.30%) Ext JS
11 4 (4.30%) JSP
11 4 (4.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Linux
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.71%) SOA
3 31 (33.33%) Use Case
4 27 (29.03%) UML
5 24 (25.81%) Workflow
6 23 (24.73%) ArchiMate
7 22 (23.66%) Data Modelling
7 22 (23.66%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (23.66%) OO
8 16 (17.20%) Wireframes
9 15 (16.13%) Logical Data Model
10 14 (15.05%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (15.05%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (15.05%) TDD
10 14 (15.05%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (13.98%) Process Management
11 13 (13.98%) TOGAF
12 12 (12.90%) Data Architecture
12 12 (12.90%) Enterprise Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.54%) Java
2 2 (2.15%) SQL
3 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) Oracle
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.23%) Red Hat