The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank - 134 124
Contract jobs citing BPMN 0 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.41% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.53% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 21
Median daily rate - £470 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £47.71 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -13.25%
BPMN
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2357 2449 2382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.20% 77.84% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1569 1664 1599
Median daily rate £390 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £522 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 110 121
Median hourly rate £33.80 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.64% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.95 £16.05 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 16 (80.00%) UML
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (25.00%) ArchiMate
6 5 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (20.00%) Use Case
7 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) ISEB
8 3 (15.00%) IBM
8 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.00%) SOA
9 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
9 2 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (10.00%) User Stories
9 2 (10.00%) Basel III
9 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
9 2 (10.00%) Microservices
9 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (10.00%) Basel II

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Finance Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Pensions Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Process Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) ArchiMate
5 5 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Use Case
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
8 2 (10.00%) BPR
8 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (10.00%) DSDM
8 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Service Management
8 2 (10.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Jython
1 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Basel II
1 2 (10.00%) Basel III
1 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Capita