The table below looks at the statistics for BPR skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 131 118 101
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing BPR 13 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.79% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 12
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £402 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £519 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £440 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
BPR
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
2422 2276 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.69% 74.19% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1621 1512 999
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 107 66
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +88.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.91 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPR across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BPR
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BPR Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BPR
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPR across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

BPR Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

BPR
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPR across the South West region.

BPR Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

BPR
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Wiltshire -6 5 £500 -
Devon +3 4 £300 -45.45%
Cornwall +6 1 £300 +26.31%
Bristol -3 1 £425 -8.60%
Somerset - 1 - - 1
BPR
England

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (48.39%) Banking
4 14 (45.16%) Business Transformation
5 13 (41.94%) MS Visio
6 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
6 12 (38.71%) Basel II
6 12 (38.71%) UML
6 12 (38.71%) SSADM
6 12 (38.71%) DSDM
6 12 (38.71%) GAP Analysis
6 12 (38.71%) Basel III
6 12 (38.71%) Solvency II
6 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (38.71%) BPMN
7 9 (29.03%) Use Case
8 6 (19.35%) Project Management
9 5 (16.13%) Six Sigma
9 5 (16.13%) Middleware
9 5 (16.13%) SOA
9 5 (16.13%) Workflow
9 5 (16.13%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
10 4 (12.90%) Local Government
10 4 (12.90%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
10 4 (12.90%) Information Management
10 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis

BPR
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BPR 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 BPR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) IBM PureFlex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) EDRMS
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Local Government
4 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Analyst
2 19 (61.29%) Business Analyst
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Business Analyst
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Process Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
7 2 (6.45%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Business Process Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Process Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.23%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (45.16%) Business Transformation
3 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (38.71%) BPMN
3 12 (38.71%) UML
3 12 (38.71%) SSADM
3 12 (38.71%) DSDM
3 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
3 12 (38.71%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Use Case
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Six Sigma
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
6 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Workflow
6 5 (16.13%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Information Management
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) Basel II
1 12 (38.71%) Basel III
1 12 (38.71%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) IBM