The first table below looks at the demand for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Scotland 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 72 109 105
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -4
Contract jobs citing BPMN 51 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.95% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £401 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.37% +12.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1942 1769 1686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 74.15% 70.73% 65.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 891 793
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 56
Average hourly rate £26.25 £19.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.00 £40.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
BPMN
UK

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPMN across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 46 £410 - 3
West Lothian - - - -
BPMN
UK

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing BPMN 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 BPMN.

1 57 (59.38%) Java
2 55 (57.29%) JBoss
3 42 (43.75%) SOA
3 42 (43.75%) Workflow
4 41 (42.71%) Java EE
5 38 (39.58%) Use Case
6 35 (36.46%) Drools
7 27 (28.13%) jBPM
8 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (26.04%) UML
10 23 (23.96%) Hibernate
10 23 (23.96%) Spring
11 22 (22.92%) User Stories
11 22 (22.92%) MS Visio
11 22 (22.92%) Data Modelling
11 22 (22.92%) XML
12 18 (18.75%) Eclipse
13 17 (17.71%) XSLT
13 17 (17.71%) TDD
13 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (16.67%) Maven
14 16 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (15.63%) Content Management
16 14 (14.58%) Process Management
17 12 (12.50%) Migration
17 12 (12.50%) Data Migration
18 11 (11.46%) Document Management
18 11 (11.46%) CRM
18 11 (11.46%) Web Services

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing BPMN 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 BPMN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.08%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (22.92%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.17%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) LDAP
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) MS Access
2 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 16 (16.67%) Maven
3 10 (10.42%) Subversion
4 4 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (1.04%) Ant
General
1 3 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (38.54%) Developer
2 30 (31.25%) Analyst
2 30 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 27 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 21 (21.88%) Architect
5 17 (17.71%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (15.63%) Senior Business Analyst
6 15 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.17%) UML Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Java Architect
10 3 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
11 2 (2.08%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.08%) Java Team Leader
11 2 (2.08%) Business Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
12 1 (1.04%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.71%) Java EE
2 35 (36.46%) Drools
3 27 (28.13%) jBPM
4 23 (23.96%) Spring
4 23 (23.96%) Hibernate
5 22 (22.92%) XML
6 17 (17.71%) XSLT
7 11 (11.46%) Web Services
8 9 (9.38%) RichFaces
9 8 (8.33%) JAAS
10 7 (7.29%) J2EE
11 5 (5.21%) JSF
12 4 (4.17%) JRules
12 4 (4.17%) HTML
13 3 (3.13%) XSL
13 3 (3.13%) JSR 286
14 2 (2.08%) JSR 168
14 2 (2.08%) CSS3
14 2 (2.08%) CSS
14 2 (2.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) GIS
2 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) SOA
1 42 (43.75%) Workflow
2 38 (39.58%) Use Case
3 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (26.04%) UML
5 22 (22.92%) Data Modelling
5 22 (22.92%) User Stories
6 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.71%) TDD
7 16 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (15.63%) Content Management
9 14 (14.58%) Process Management
10 12 (12.50%) Migration
10 12 (12.50%) Data Migration
11 11 (11.46%) CRM
11 11 (11.46%) Document Management
12 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
12 10 (10.42%) Scrum
13 8 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (59.38%) Java
2 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.04%) SQL
3 1 (1.04%) Python
3 1 (1.04%) XQuery
3 1 (1.04%) Jython
3 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) ISEB
1 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) HNC
2 1 (1.04%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 55 (57.29%) JBoss
2 10 (10.42%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Pega
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