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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 121 117 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -41
Contract jobs citing BPMN 13 21 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.66% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.81% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 36
Median daily rate £360 £350 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -16.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £331 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £365 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.90% -12.04%
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
2160 2586 2163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.24% 81.14% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1301 1137
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 56 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -8 10 £360 +2.85%
Glasgow +3 3 - - 1
BPMN
UK

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Java
2 28 (48.28%) JBoss
3 24 (41.38%) Drools
4 19 (32.76%) Hibernate
5 17 (29.31%) Oracle
5 17 (29.31%) Use Case
6 16 (27.59%) Apache CXF
6 16 (27.59%) SOA
6 16 (27.59%) JSF
7 15 (25.86%) RichFaces
8 14 (24.14%) Workflow
9 13 (22.41%) OO
10 12 (20.69%) UML
10 12 (20.69%) Finance
10 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (20.69%) jBPM
10 12 (20.69%) Oracle BPM
10 12 (20.69%) ArchiMate
11 11 (18.97%) Spring
11 11 (18.97%) JPA
11 11 (18.97%) J2EE
11 11 (18.97%) MS Visio
11 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
12 10 (17.24%) User Stories
13 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
13 8 (13.79%) Wireframes
13 8 (13.79%) TOGAF
14 7 (12.07%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (12.07%) XML

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 28 (48.28%) JBoss
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (10.34%) Apache
3 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.62%) MarkLogic
2 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) GIS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Eclipse
1 6 (10.34%) Maven
2 5 (8.62%) JProfiler
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Analyst
2 21 (36.21%) Business Analyst
3 17 (29.31%) Developer
3 17 (29.31%) Java Developer
4 15 (25.86%) Architect
5 10 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Process Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Business Process Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Java Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.45%) SOA Architect
10 1 (1.72%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) Drools
2 19 (32.76%) Hibernate
3 16 (27.59%) Apache CXF
3 16 (27.59%) JSF
4 15 (25.86%) RichFaces
5 12 (20.69%) jBPM
6 11 (18.97%) J2EE
6 11 (18.97%) JPA
6 11 (18.97%) Spring
7 7 (12.07%) XML
7 7 (12.07%) XSLT
8 6 (10.34%) Java EE
8 6 (10.34%) jQuery
8 6 (10.34%) RESTful
8 6 (10.34%) SOAP
9 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.62%) Apache Commons
9 5 (8.62%) Ext JS
9 5 (8.62%) JSP
9 5 (8.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) Use Case
3 16 (27.59%) SOA
4 14 (24.14%) Workflow
5 13 (22.41%) OO
6 12 (20.69%) ArchiMate
6 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (20.69%) UML
7 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
8 10 (17.24%) User Stories
9 8 (13.79%) TOGAF
9 8 (13.79%) Wireframes
10 7 (12.07%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (10.34%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (10.34%) Process Management
11 6 (10.34%) TDD
12 5 (8.62%) OOD
12 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat