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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 102 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing BPMN 27 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.48% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.70% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 0
Average daily rate
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£379 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £363 £415
% change year-on-year
+8.96% -12.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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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
2114 1726 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.53% 69.74% 67.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 892 770
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 48 41
Average hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% +75.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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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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
Glasgow -2 4 £350 -
BPMN
UK

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 32 (48.48%) JBoss
2 31 (46.97%) Java
3 26 (39.39%) Use Case
4 25 (37.88%) Data Modelling
5 24 (36.36%) UML
5 24 (36.36%) jBPM
6 23 (34.85%) Drools
7 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (27.27%) MS Visio
9 13 (19.70%) Web Services
9 13 (19.70%) Workflow
10 11 (16.67%) Process Management
10 11 (16.67%) JRules
11 10 (15.15%) TDD
12 9 (13.64%) Java EE
12 9 (13.64%) User Stories
13 8 (12.12%) SOA
14 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
14 6 (9.09%) XML
14 6 (9.09%) XSLT
14 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (9.09%) Spring
14 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
14 6 (9.09%) Hibernate
15 5 (7.58%) Requirements Engineering
15 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 5 (7.58%) Pega
15 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (7.58%) SAP
15 5 (7.58%) Project Management

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 32 (48.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.06%) Maven
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.06%) Retail
2 3 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Analyst
2 27 (40.91%) Business Analyst
3 26 (39.39%) Developer
4 21 (31.82%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Process Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Project Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.52%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) jBPM
2 23 (34.85%) Drools
3 13 (19.70%) Web Services
4 11 (16.67%) JRules
5 9 (13.64%) Java EE
6 6 (9.09%) XML
6 6 (9.09%) XSLT
6 6 (9.09%) Spring
6 6 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.03%) JSP
7 2 (3.03%) HTML
7 2 (3.03%) XHTML
7 2 (3.03%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Smart Meter
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) Use Case
2 25 (37.88%) Data Modelling
3 24 (36.36%) UML
4 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.70%) Workflow
6 11 (16.67%) Process Management
7 10 (15.15%) TDD
8 9 (13.64%) User Stories
9 8 (12.12%) SOA
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 5 (7.58%) Requirements Engineering
11 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.58%) Project Management
12 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.06%) Migration
12 4 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
12 4 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) HNC
2 1 (1.52%) HND
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Pega
1 5 (7.58%) SAP
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle