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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 255 261 248
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.071% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.090% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £388 £355 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £355 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £438 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-26.15% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.35 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 - -
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
7029 7802 7104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.40% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4289 4775 3985
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 259 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 - 4 £275 -
Hampshire +13 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
Business Process Improvement
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (81.25%) Process Improvement
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Six Sigma
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (18.75%) Local Government
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared

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 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Business Improvement Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Business Process Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Process Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Business Improvement Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Improvement Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Process Modeller
5 1 (6.25%) Revenue Assurance Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Process Improvement
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Six Sigma
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) Network Management
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Brio