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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 261 219 213
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 5 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Average daily rate
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£378 £450 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £336 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £536 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £54.30
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
7569 6760 5782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.27% 72.45% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4223 3698 2938
Average daily rate £395 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 273 290
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +5 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Business Process Improvement
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Netezza
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow