The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
England / South East
Rank 203 235 251
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +16
Contract jobs citing BPMN 38 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 8
Median daily rate £538 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £570 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £47.29 -
% change year-on-year
-0.61% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5739 6656 7227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.23% 79.98% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3373 3988 3999
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 286 241
Median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing BPMN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPMN across the South East region.

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BPMN
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BPMN
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPMN across the South East region.

BPMN Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire - 30 £550 -
Hampshire +6 4 £450 +20.00%
Berkshire +18 3 £388 -29.54%
Surrey +8 1 £600 +23.07% 2
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 56 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) Java
3 32 (41.03%) Publishing
3 32 (41.03%) Scrum
3 32 (41.03%) SQL
4 30 (38.46%) JUnit
4 30 (38.46%) BPEL
4 30 (38.46%) Spring
5 29 (37.18%) Migration
6 27 (34.62%) WebSphere
7 25 (32.05%) Java EE
7 25 (32.05%) WebSphere Process Server
8 23 (29.49%) JBoss
9 22 (28.21%) UML
10 21 (26.92%) TDD
10 21 (26.92%) Maven
10 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
11 20 (25.64%) DevOps
12 18 (23.08%) GitHub
12 18 (23.08%) Mockito
12 18 (23.08%) Cucumber
12 18 (23.08%) Pair Programming
12 18 (23.08%) Unit Testing
12 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (19.23%) Data Modelling
13 15 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
14 14 (17.95%) ISEB
15 13 (16.67%) User Stories
16 12 (15.38%) Data Analysis
17 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (34.62%) WebSphere
2 25 (32.05%) WebSphere Process Server
3 23 (29.49%) JBoss
4 15 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (14.10%) Alfresco
6 6 (7.69%) Confluence
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.28%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) GitHub
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) IaaS
2 2 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (38.46%) JUnit
2 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 21 (26.92%) Maven
3 18 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 18 (23.08%) Mockito
4 7 (8.97%) JIRA
5 1 (1.28%) ANTLR
5 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 32 (41.03%) Publishing
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Analyst
2 34 (43.59%) Developer
3 33 (42.31%) Business Analyst
4 17 (21.79%) Java Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (14.10%) Java Engineer
6 11 (14.10%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (14.10%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Process Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Business Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Business Process Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.46%) Spring
2 25 (32.05%) Java EE
3 7 (8.97%) HTML
3 7 (8.97%) XML
4 5 (6.41%) Web Services
5 4 (5.13%) J2EE
5 4 (5.13%) REST
5 4 (5.13%) XSLT
6 3 (3.85%) JMS
6 3 (3.85%) JSON
6 3 (3.85%) XSL
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (1.28%) Drools
7 1 (1.28%) Middleware
7 1 (1.28%) MyBatis
7 1 (1.28%) SOAP
7 1 (1.28%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Social Network
3 2 (2.56%) Frameworx
3 2 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.28%) Fintech
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.03%) Scrum
3 30 (38.46%) BPEL
4 29 (37.18%) Migration
5 22 (28.21%) UML
6 21 (26.92%) TDD
7 20 (25.64%) DevOps
8 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (23.08%) Pair Programming
8 18 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 15 (19.23%) Data Modelling
10 13 (16.67%) User Stories
11 12 (15.38%) Data Analysis
12 11 (14.10%) Business Analysis
12 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
13 10 (12.82%) Process Improvement
13 10 (12.82%) Workflow
14 9 (11.54%) ArchiMate
15 8 (10.26%) Kanban
16 7 (8.97%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) Java
2 32 (41.03%) SQL
3 5 (6.41%) VBA
4 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) ISEB
2 5 (6.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Google
1 4 (5.13%) Software AG
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) webMethods
3 2 (2.56%) BMC
3 2 (2.56%) CA
3 2 (2.56%) Remedy
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) TIBCO