The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 392 436 476
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +40
Contract jobs citing BPMN 245 176 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 130 67
Average daily rate £438 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.29 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.29 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41761 40034 37146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.19% 77.60% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27350 25609 22516
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1211 1053 1129
Average hourly rate £39.27 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.03% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 165 £438 +9.37% 37
London +19 79 £440 -1.67% 12
Scotland +35 73 £425 +22.30% 6
Edinburgh +23 51 £438 +25.89% 3
South West +11 21 £475 -5.00% 1
Glasgow +19 19 £379 +8.99% 3
South East +10 18 £375 +7.14% 6
West Midlands 0 16 £500 +66.66% 3
North West -15 15 £413 +11.86% 7
East of England +14 12 £365 -12.04% 6
City of London +42 11 £431 -8.01% 2
Swindon -3 10 £500 -
Wiltshire -5 10 £500 -
Hampshire +15 9 £375 -
Bristol +6 7 £394 -6.25% 1
Manchester -19 7 £525 +55.55% 5
Cheshire - 6 £406 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 6 £388 - 1
Wales -7 5 £325 -31.57%
South Wales -10 5 £325 -31.57%
Yorkshire -33 5 £345 +11.29% 2
Andover - 5 £375 -
Hertfordshire +10 4 £365 -12.04%
Surrey -4 4 £400 +23.07% 3
Newport -7 4 £325 -31.57%
West Yorkshire -13 4 £360 -4.00% 2
Peterborough - 4 £413 - 1
Leeds -9 3 £345 -8.00% 2
Bournemouth - 3 £475 -
St Albans - 3 £365 -

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 175 (39.59%) UML
2 134 (30.32%) Finance
2 134 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (29.86%) MS Visio
4 129 (29.19%) Use Case
5 106 (23.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 97 (21.95%) Business Analysis
7 93 (21.04%) Java
8 80 (18.10%) SOA
9 72 (16.29%) Data Modelling
10 64 (14.48%) Security Cleared
11 58 (13.12%) Oracle
12 54 (12.22%) Banking
13 50 (11.31%) Workflow
14 49 (11.09%) User Stories
15 48 (10.86%) JBoss
16 47 (10.63%) MS Excel
16 47 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
17 46 (10.41%) Microsoft
18 45 (10.18%) Hibernate
19 44 (9.95%) Drools
20 43 (9.73%) JSF
20 43 (9.73%) Scrum
21 42 (9.50%) Process Management
22 41 (9.28%) Apache CXF
22 41 (9.28%) SC Cleared
23 40 (9.05%) Web Services
24 39 (8.82%) ITIL
24 39 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
25 38 (8.60%) OO

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 48 (10.86%) JBoss
2 24 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 13 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.90%) CMS
6 4 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.68%) Confluence
8 2 (0.45%) Apache
8 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.23%) IIS
9 1 (0.23%) Liferay
9 1 (0.23%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 132 (29.86%) MS Visio
2 47 (10.63%) MS Excel
3 25 (5.66%) MS Office
4 15 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (6.79%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (2.04%) TradeThru
3 4 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.68%) Maximo
5 2 (0.45%) Documaker
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.58%) Office 365
2 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.90%) PaaS
3 4 (0.90%) SaaS
4 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.68%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.36%) Firewall
1 6 (1.36%) LAN
1 6 (1.36%) MVNO
1 6 (1.36%) WAN
2 4 (0.90%) Internet
2 4 (0.90%) Intranet
2 4 (0.90%) TETRA
2 4 (0.90%) VoIP
3 3 (0.68%) 3GPP
3 3 (0.68%) DNS
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
4 2 (0.45%) LTE
4 2 (0.45%) SSL
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) Broadband
5 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.43%) Relational Database
2 12 (2.71%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (1.81%) Data Mining
4 8 (1.81%) PowerCenter
5 7 (1.58%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.36%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.90%) MySQL
8 4 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.68%) Big Data
9 3 (0.68%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.45%) DB2
10 2 (0.45%) QlikView
11 1 (0.23%) Informix
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (5.43%) Maven
2 19 (4.30%) Eclipse
3 14 (3.17%) JUnit
4 11 (2.49%) JIRA
5 10 (2.26%) JProfiler
6 8 (1.81%) JDeveloper
6 8 (1.81%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.13%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.90%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.90%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.90%) Mockito
8 4 (0.90%) WebStorm
9 3 (0.68%) ANTLR
9 3 (0.68%) PowerDesigner
9 3 (0.68%) VisualVM
9 3 (0.68%) YourKit
10 2 (0.45%) Lombardi
10 2 (0.45%) VisualAge
10 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 134 (30.32%) Finance
2 54 (12.22%) Banking
3 22 (4.98%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.07%) Advertising
5 11 (2.49%) Retail
6 9 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.13%) Publishing
8 5 (1.13%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.90%) Legal
9 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.68%) Back Office
10 3 (0.68%) Billing
10 3 (0.68%) Marketing
11 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
12 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 271 (61.31%) Analyst
2 237 (53.62%) Business Analyst
3 74 (16.74%) Architect
4 56 (12.67%) Process Analyst
5 46 (10.41%) Developer
6 40 (9.05%) Solutions Architect
7 39 (8.82%) Business Process Analyst
8 28 (6.33%) Java Developer
9 26 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 26 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
10 17 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
11 16 (3.62%) UML Analyst
12 15 (3.39%) UML Business Analyst
13 14 (3.17%) Senior Architect
14 12 (2.71%) Consultant
15 10 (2.26%) Business IT Analyst
15 10 (2.26%) Designer
15 10 (2.26%) IT Business Analyst
15 10 (2.26%) Technical Analyst
15 10 (2.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.18%) Hibernate
2 44 (9.95%) Drools
3 43 (9.73%) JSF
4 41 (9.28%) Apache CXF
5 40 (9.05%) Web Services
6 37 (8.37%) RichFaces
7 36 (8.14%) JPA
8 28 (6.33%) Spring
9 27 (6.11%) XML
10 22 (4.98%) REST
11 21 (4.75%) J2EE
11 21 (4.75%) Middleware
12 20 (4.52%) SOAP
13 19 (4.30%) jQuery
14 16 (3.62%) Java EE
15 15 (3.39%) JMS
16 13 (2.94%) HTML
16 13 (2.94%) JSON
16 13 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
16 13 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (2.26%) Visualisation
4 5 (1.13%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (0.90%) NHS
6 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.68%) Wiki
7 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.45%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.45%) Frameworx
7 2 (0.45%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.23%) Derivative
8 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.23%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.23%) IVR
8 1 (0.23%) New Media
8 1 (0.23%) PMI
8 1 (0.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.49%) Linux
2 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (0.45%) Unix
3 2 (0.45%) Windows
3 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (39.59%) UML
2 134 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (29.19%) Use Case
4 106 (23.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 97 (21.95%) Business Analysis
6 80 (18.10%) SOA
7 72 (16.29%) Data Modelling
8 50 (11.31%) Workflow
9 49 (11.09%) User Stories
10 43 (9.73%) Scrum
11 42 (9.50%) Process Management
12 39 (8.82%) ITIL
12 39 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
13 38 (8.60%) OO
14 34 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
15 33 (7.47%) Waterfall
16 30 (6.79%) Enterprise Architecture
16 30 (6.79%) Logical Data Model
16 30 (6.79%) SDLC
16 30 (6.79%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 93 (21.04%) Java
2 25 (5.66%) SQL
3 15 (3.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.81%) XPath
4 8 (1.81%) XQuery
5 5 (1.13%) Python
6 4 (0.90%) Groovy
6 4 (0.90%) Scala
7 2 (0.45%) Jython
7 2 (0.45%) Korn
7 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.23%) C#
8 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (14.48%) Security Cleared
2 41 (9.28%) SC Cleared
3 35 (7.92%) ISEB
4 14 (3.17%) MCTS
4 14 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.58%) Degree
5 7 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.45%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) CBAP
10 1 (0.23%) CCNA
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) IIBA
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.71%) QA
3 9 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.36%) Solvency II
5 5 (1.13%) Basel II
5 5 (1.13%) Basel III
6 3 (0.68%) SLA
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.23%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.23%) COBIT
8 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.23%) EMIR
8 1 (0.23%) MiFID
8 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.23%) RMADS
8 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 58 (13.12%) Oracle
2 46 (10.41%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.39%) IBM
4 13 (2.94%) Informatica
5 10 (2.26%) Cognos
5 10 (2.26%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.81%) SAP
7 5 (1.13%) webMethods
8 3 (0.68%) CA
8 3 (0.68%) EMC
8 3 (0.68%) Netezza
8 3 (0.68%) SevOne
8 3 (0.68%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.45%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.45%) BMC
9 2 (0.45%) Cisco
9 2 (0.45%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.45%) Remedy
9 2 (0.45%) Reuters
9 2 (0.45%) WorldPay
East London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £325 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago