The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 104 81 114
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +33
Contract jobs citing BPMN 25 51 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 1.87% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 2.44% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 6
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£350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £270 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £474 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £428
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.71 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-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
2345 2090 1851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 78.11% 76.50% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 1145 942
Average daily rate £365 £379 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.69% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £257 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 37 32
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £14.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.86 £38.50 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -29 19 £350 -12.50%
Glasgow -1 3 £389 +31.77% 1
BPMN
UK

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
2 16 (29.09%) MS Visio
3 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.82%) Data Modelling
5 12 (21.82%) ITIL
5 12 (21.82%) UML
6 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 11 (20.00%) Finance
6 11 (20.00%) Process Management
7 9 (16.36%) JBoss
7 9 (16.36%) Java
7 9 (16.36%) Requirements Management
8 8 (14.55%) Requirements Engineering
8 8 (14.55%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (14.55%) Banking
9 7 (12.73%) Validation
9 7 (12.73%) Migration
9 7 (12.73%) Change Management
9 7 (12.73%) Project Management
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle
10 6 (10.91%) XML
10 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
10 6 (10.91%) Target Operating Model
11 5 (9.09%) Use Case
11 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
11 5 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
11 5 (9.09%) Process Architecture
11 5 (9.09%) User Stories
11 5 (9.09%) Zachman Framework

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 9 (16.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.82%) Maven
1 1 (1.82%) JProfiler
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Analyst
1 38 (69.09%) Business Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Business Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Support Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Applications Support Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Applications Support
4 6 (10.91%) Applications Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Process Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Payments Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Business Process Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) XML
2 3 (5.45%) Drools
3 2 (3.64%) Apache CXF
3 2 (3.64%) RichFaces
3 2 (3.64%) JSF
4 1 (1.82%) jBPM
4 1 (1.82%) Java EE
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) JPA
4 1 (1.82%) XSLT
4 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.82%) Spring
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) J2EE
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.64%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) UNIX
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
2 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.82%) UML
4 12 (21.82%) ITIL
4 12 (21.82%) Data Modelling
5 11 (20.00%) Process Management
5 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 9 (16.36%) Requirements Management
7 8 (14.55%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (14.55%) Requirements Engineering
8 7 (12.73%) Validation
8 7 (12.73%) Migration
8 7 (12.73%) Project Management
8 7 (12.73%) Change Management
9 6 (10.91%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
10 5 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
10 5 (9.09%) Process Architecture
10 5 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ISEB
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) FATCA
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Red Hat