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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 112 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing BPMN 38 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 1.03% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.30% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 26
Median daily rate £345 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £331 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £398 £394
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 - £41.00
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
2480 2388 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.08% 79.26% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1285 1094
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 26
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 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 5 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
Glasgow +14 19 £325 -33.50% 2
Edinburgh -14 17 £375 -6.95%
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
BPMN
UK

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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 64 (54.70%) Java
2 59 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (49.57%) JBoss
4 54 (46.15%) Use Case
5 49 (41.88%) SOA
6 48 (41.03%) Hibernate
6 48 (41.03%) JSF
7 46 (39.32%) UML
7 46 (39.32%) Drools
7 46 (39.32%) Apache CXF
8 42 (35.90%) RichFaces
9 39 (33.33%) Oracle
10 36 (30.77%) OO
11 34 (29.06%) Data Modelling
11 34 (29.06%) JPA
12 32 (27.35%) MS Visio
13 28 (23.93%) Workflow
14 24 (20.51%) Oracle BPM
15 23 (19.66%) ArchiMate
15 23 (19.66%) Logical Data Model
16 22 (18.80%) Enterprise Architecture
17 21 (17.95%) Finance
17 21 (17.95%) Relational Database
18 18 (15.38%) Process Management
18 18 (15.38%) J2EE
19 17 (14.53%) jBPM
19 17 (14.53%) Spring
19 17 (14.53%) User Stories
20 15 (12.82%) XML
20 15 (12.82%) XSLT

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 58 (49.57%) JBoss
2 11 (9.40%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (5.98%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.27%) Apache
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (27.35%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.13%) MS Project
3 5 (4.27%) MS Office
4 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (20.51%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.42%) MarkLogic
2 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.85%) GIS
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 13 (11.11%) JProfiler
1 13 (11.11%) Maven
2 6 (5.13%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (40.17%) Architect
2 34 (29.06%) Analyst
2 34 (29.06%) Business Analyst
3 33 (28.21%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (19.66%) Developer
4 23 (19.66%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.55%) Senior Architect
5 10 (8.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.69%) Applications Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Java Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Java Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Designer
8 6 (5.13%) Lead Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (4.27%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) UML Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.03%) Hibernate
1 48 (41.03%) JSF
2 46 (39.32%) Apache CXF
2 46 (39.32%) Drools
3 42 (35.90%) RichFaces
4 34 (29.06%) JPA
5 18 (15.38%) J2EE
6 17 (14.53%) jBPM
6 17 (14.53%) Spring
7 15 (12.82%) XML
7 15 (12.82%) XSLT
8 14 (11.97%) Java EE
8 14 (11.97%) SOAP
9 13 (11.11%) jQuery
9 13 (11.11%) RESTful
10 10 (8.55%) Web Services
11 6 (5.13%) Apache OpenJPA
12 4 (3.42%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.42%) Apache Commons
12 4 (3.42%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Linux
1 4 (3.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (46.15%) Use Case
3 49 (41.88%) SOA
4 46 (39.32%) UML
5 36 (30.77%) OO
6 34 (29.06%) Data Modelling
7 28 (23.93%) Workflow
8 23 (19.66%) ArchiMate
8 23 (19.66%) Logical Data Model
9 22 (18.80%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (15.38%) Process Management
11 17 (14.53%) User Stories
12 14 (11.97%) TDD
12 14 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (11.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 13 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (11.11%) TOGAF
14 12 (10.26%) Data Architecture
14 12 (10.26%) Enterprise Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (54.70%) Java
2 2 (1.71%) SQL
3 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.84%) Red Hat