The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 235 261 265
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.063% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.079% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Business Process Improvement
England

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
6122 7581 7607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 79.66% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3644 4468 4276
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 309 283
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Business Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Business Process Improvement
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 Business Process Improvement within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Berkshire +18 10 £375 -
Hampshire +23 1 - -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 15 (88.24%) Process Improvement
2 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 6 (35.29%) TIBCO
2 6 (35.29%) Middleware
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (29.41%) Six Sigma
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Local Government

Business Process Improvement
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Business Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Business Process Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Process Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Improvement Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Business Process Improvement Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Transformation Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Solaris
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Process Improvement
2 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Six Sigma
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) IBM
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
1 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
1 6 (35.29%) TIBCO
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Veritas
3 1 (5.88%) Ariba
3 1 (5.88%) Brio
3 1 (5.88%) OpenText
3 1 (5.88%) SAP