The first table below looks at the demand for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 241 224 229
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 9 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 15
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £362 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £425 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £395 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £54.30 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +5 6 - -
Surrey - 1 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Business Process Improvement
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 14 (41.18%) Process Improvement
2 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
3 10 (29.41%) Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) Six Sigma
5 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
5 7 (20.59%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) BPR
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 6 (17.65%) ISEB
6 6 (17.65%) MS Project
6 6 (17.65%) MS Office
6 6 (17.65%) Windows
6 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (17.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 6 (17.65%) MS Project Server
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) SLA
8 4 (11.76%) CRM
8 4 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (8.82%) Siebel
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle
9 3 (8.82%) Siebel Certification
9 3 (8.82%) Workflow

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (17.65%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Project
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Process Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Project Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Business Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Business Process Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) E-Business Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Siebel Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Business Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (2.94%) JPA
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) Flash
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Process Improvement
2 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Six Sigma
4 7 (20.59%) Migration
5 6 (17.65%) BPR
6 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.76%) CRM
7 4 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.82%) Workflow
8 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) DMAIC
9 2 (5.88%) Information Security
9 2 (5.88%) E-business
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.88%) Cash Management
9 2 (5.88%) Cyber Security
9 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) VB6
1 1 (2.94%) C#
1 1 (2.94%) Java
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
1 1 (2.94%) VB
1 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
1 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) ISEB
4 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (8.82%) Siebel Certification
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Siebel
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) EMC
3 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
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