The first table below looks at the demand for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 401 429 504
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +75
Contract jobs citing BPMN 191 136 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 68 56
Average daily rate
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£400 £414 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £403 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40471 37295 40749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.06% 72.95% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25021 22614 23464
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1157 1059 1464
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPMN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPMN within the UK.

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BPMN
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BPMN
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPMN within the UK.

BPMN Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BPMN
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
England -44 120 £395 -7.05% 41
Scotland +34 60 £420 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh - 55 £420 -
London +10 54 £398 -6.47% 7
South West -9 28 £323 -19.47% 13
South East -11 18 £386 -12.95% 3
City of London +13 12 £350 -9.67% 3
Yorkshire -11 11 £375 -13.04% 5
Wales - 9 £563 -
Surrey +5 7 £325 -53.57%
Sheffield +5 7 £225 -33.33% 1
South Yorkshire +1 7 £225 -33.33% 1
South Wales - 7 £575 -
Newport - 7 £575 -
Hampshire -12 6 £310 -28.11%
North West +5 3 £400 -
Berkshire +2 3 £450 - 1
East Midlands -1 3 £500 +29.03% 5
West Midlands -15 3 £563 +81.45%
West Yorkshire -21 3 £465 +7.51% 4
Bristol -31 3 £320 -20.29% 2
Leeds -16 2 £420 +29.23% 4
Reading - 2 £425 -
Milton Keynes +2 1 £363 -27.50% 1
Northamptonshire -1 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £363 -27.50% 2
Manchester -7 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BPMN 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 BPMN.

1 127 (38.25%) UML
2 85 (25.60%) MS Visio
3 83 (25.00%) Java
4 73 (21.99%) Data Modelling
5 70 (21.08%) Use Case
6 69 (20.78%) Finance
7 66 (19.88%) Business Analysis
8 64 (19.28%) Workflow
9 62 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (18.07%) SOA
11 58 (17.47%) JBoss
12 51 (15.36%) Oracle
13 48 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (12.95%) XML
15 40 (12.05%) Java EE
16 38 (11.45%) Migration
17 36 (10.84%) Drools
18 35 (10.54%) Business Transformation
19 34 (10.24%) Banking
19 34 (10.24%) Web Services
20 33 (9.94%) SQL
21 32 (9.64%) Spring
21 32 (9.64%) User Stories
22 31 (9.34%) GAP Analysis
23 30 (9.04%) jBPM
24 29 (8.73%) Requirements Analysis
24 29 (8.73%) Process Management
24 29 (8.73%) ERP
25 28 (8.43%) BPR
25 28 (8.43%) Scrum

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BPMN 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 BPMN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.11%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (1.20%) Confluence
6 3 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.30%) Documentum
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 85 (25.60%) MS Visio
2 11 (3.31%) MS Project
3 10 (3.01%) MS Office
4 8 (2.41%) PowerPivot
5 6 (1.81%) MS Excel
6 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (2.41%) SAP FI
1 8 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.51%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.51%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.60%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.60%) Maximo
4 2 (0.60%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Agresso
5 1 (0.30%) Documaker
5 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.71%) PaaS
2 5 (1.51%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.30%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.01%) Internet
2 9 (2.71%) HTTP
3 8 (2.41%) FTP
4 7 (2.11%) LDAP
5 3 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.30%) Firewall
6 1 (0.30%) Intranet
6 1 (0.30%) 3G
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.12%) Oracle Database
2 16 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.61%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.41%) QlikView
6 8 (2.41%) ProClarity
7 5 (1.51%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.20%) Triplestore
8 4 (1.20%) MS Access
9 3 (0.90%) OLAP
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.90%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.60%) Big Data
10 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.30%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 26 (7.83%) Eclipse
2 18 (5.42%) Maven
3 15 (4.52%) Subversion
4 9 (2.71%) JIRA
5 4 (1.20%) JDeveloper
5 4 (1.20%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.90%) Ant
6 3 (0.90%) JUnit
7 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.60%) Hudson
7 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.30%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.30%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.30%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 69 (20.78%) Finance
2 34 (10.24%) Banking
3 10 (3.01%) Retail
3 10 (3.01%) Advertising
4 9 (2.71%) Publishing
5 8 (2.41%) Marketing
6 7 (2.11%) Billing
7 6 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.51%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.20%) Back Office
9 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.20%) Military
10 3 (0.90%) Automotive
10 3 (0.90%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.90%) German Language
11 2 (0.60%) French Language
11 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Games
12 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 189 (56.93%) Analyst
2 169 (50.90%) Business Analyst
3 56 (16.87%) Developer
4 53 (15.96%) Architect
5 48 (14.46%) Senior Analyst
6 47 (14.16%) Senior Business Analyst
7 31 (9.34%) Java Developer
8 29 (8.73%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.52%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
11 12 (3.61%) Agile Business Analyst
11 12 (3.61%) UML Business Analyst
12 10 (3.01%) Process Analyst
13 8 (2.41%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 8 (2.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (2.41%) Business Architect
13 8 (2.41%) SAP Business Analyst
14 7 (2.11%) Business Process Analyst
14 7 (2.11%) Senior Developer
15 6 (1.81%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.95%) XML
2 40 (12.05%) Java EE
3 36 (10.84%) Drools
4 34 (10.24%) Web Services
5 32 (9.64%) Spring
6 30 (9.04%) jBPM
7 26 (7.83%) Hibernate
8 23 (6.93%) XSLT
9 14 (4.22%) SOAP
10 13 (3.92%) Middleware
10 13 (3.92%) jQuery
11 11 (3.31%) J2EE
12 10 (3.01%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (3.01%) XSD
13 9 (2.71%) EDI
13 9 (2.71%) JAAS
13 9 (2.71%) WSDL
13 9 (2.71%) RichFaces
13 9 (2.71%) REST
14 8 (2.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.11%) SWIFT
3 5 (1.51%) Semantic Web
4 4 (1.20%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.20%) Life Science
4 4 (1.20%) Ontologies
4 4 (1.20%) W3C
5 3 (0.90%) DTV
5 3 (0.90%) Derivative
5 3 (0.90%) IPTV
5 3 (0.90%) Graphic Design
5 3 (0.90%) Video on Demand
6 2 (0.60%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.60%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.60%) Online Games
6 2 (0.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.30%) Economics
7 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.72%) Linux
2 7 (2.11%) Windows
3 4 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.90%) AIX
5 2 (0.60%) UNIX
6 1 (0.30%) zOS
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (38.25%) UML
2 73 (21.99%) Data Modelling
3 70 (21.08%) Use Case
4 66 (19.88%) Business Analysis
5 64 (19.28%) Workflow
6 62 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (18.07%) SOA
8 48 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (11.45%) Migration
10 35 (10.54%) Business Transformation
11 32 (9.64%) User Stories
12 31 (9.34%) GAP Analysis
13 29 (8.73%) Requirements Analysis
13 29 (8.73%) Process Management
13 29 (8.73%) ERP
14 28 (8.43%) BPR
14 28 (8.43%) Scrum
15 27 (8.13%) Waterfall
16 26 (7.83%) Data Migration
17 23 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (25.00%) Java
2 33 (9.94%) SQL
3 9 (2.71%) XQuery
4 8 (2.41%) XPath
4 8 (2.41%) Groovy
5 7 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.81%) C
7 5 (1.51%) SPARQL
8 4 (1.20%) R
9 3 (0.90%) C#
9 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.30%) Jython
11 1 (0.30%) Python
11 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.30%) C++
11 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 20 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.12%) Degree
3 15 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.31%) ISEB
5 6 (1.81%) IIBA
5 6 (1.81%) CBAP
6 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.30%) MCTS
8 1 (0.30%) HNC
8 1 (0.30%) HND
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.23%) Solvency II
2 16 (4.82%) Basel III
2 16 (4.82%) Basel II
3 8 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.81%) QA
5 5 (1.51%) ISO 8583
6 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.90%) EMIR
8 1 (0.30%) SLA
8 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.30%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 58 (17.47%) JBoss
2 51 (15.36%) Oracle
3 26 (7.83%) SAP
4 25 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 19 (5.72%) IBM
6 15 (4.52%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.01%) Informatica
8 8 (2.41%) Actuate
9 6 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.81%) Casewise
10 5 (1.51%) Software AG
11 4 (1.20%) Elastic Path
11 4 (1.20%) hybris
11 4 (1.20%) Pega
11 4 (1.20%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.20%) ATG
11 4 (1.20%) Open Text
12 3 (0.90%) Cisco
12 3 (0.90%) HP
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