The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank - 146 141
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.52% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 - -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2385 2486 2357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.20% 77.52% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1599 1660 1579
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 114 106
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £18.89 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Business Process Improvement
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 West region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement

Business Process Improvement
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle