The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 474 461 450
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing BPMN 183 190 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.43% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 130 101
Median daily rate £425 £377 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.73% -10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £320 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £527 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £47.39 £47.71 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% -13.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £47.71 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -13.25%

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
44683 43767 41024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.94% 79.28% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29624 27730 25945
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1246 1211
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BPMN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 161 £440 +16.71% 32
London -18 68 £450 +15.53% 9
South East +19 42 £379 -12.98% 4
North West +5 22 £550 +60.58% 6
Scotland -28 20 £340 -18.07% 3
Berkshire - 20 £340 -
Reading - 18 £340 -
Edinburgh -12 12 £360 +2.85% 2
Hampshire +3 11 £400 -13.51%
City of London +28 8 £440 -7.36% 4
Cheshire -2 8 £625 +55.08% 2
Surrey -16 8 £525 -1.86% 4
Glasgow +3 7 £325 -39.81% 1
Camberley - 7 £525 - 2
Yorkshire +10 6 £350 +6.54% 2
Basingstoke -7 6 £388 -29.54%
Warrington -9 6 £635 +33.68% 2
Manchester -11 6 £500 +110.52% 3
North East -39 6 £675 +134.78%
South West -22 5 £490 +5.37% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £675 -
Merseyside - 5 £500 -
Liverpool - 5 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £675 -
East Midlands +15 4 £358 - 1
East of England +10 4 £375 +7.14% 5
West Yorkshire 0 4 - - 2
West Midlands -9 4 £500 +29.03% 4
Northamptonshire +6 3 £340 - 1
Warwickshire -5 3 £475 +26.66% 1

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 with a requirement for BPMN.

1 178 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (41.02%) UML
3 110 (26.70%) Finance
4 95 (23.06%) Business Analysis
5 93 (22.57%) Use Case
6 89 (21.60%) Java
7 84 (20.39%) MS Visio
8 77 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 73 (17.72%) SOA
10 64 (15.53%) Data Modelling
11 63 (15.29%) Security Cleared
11 63 (15.29%) Waterfall
12 51 (12.38%) Oracle
13 50 (12.14%) Drools
14 49 (11.89%) User Stories
15 48 (11.65%) Workflow
16 46 (11.17%) JBoss
17 42 (10.19%) SC Cleared
18 40 (9.71%) ISEB
19 39 (9.47%) Web Services
20 38 (9.22%) Hibernate
21 37 (8.98%) Spring
21 37 (8.98%) Enterprise Architecture
21 37 (8.98%) Business Process Mapping
22 36 (8.74%) ArchiMate
23 35 (8.50%) Apache CXF
23 35 (8.50%) JSF
24 34 (8.25%) Scrum
24 34 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
25 33 (8.01%) SQL

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills 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 46 (11.17%) JBoss
2 25 (6.07%) WebLogic
3 13 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (1.70%) Confluence
7 5 (1.21%) Apache
7 5 (1.21%) CMS
8 4 (0.97%) Liferay
8 4 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.24%) IIS
11 1 (0.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 84 (20.39%) MS Visio
2 22 (5.34%) MS Excel
3 20 (4.85%) MS Office
4 13 (3.16%) MS Project
5 7 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (6.31%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.97%) TradeThru
3 3 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.73%) Maximo
3 3 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.49%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (0.49%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.24%) Documaker
5 1 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.24%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.70%) Office 365
2 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.73%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.94%) Internet
2 4 (0.97%) Firewall
2 4 (0.97%) VoIP
3 3 (0.73%) Intranet
3 3 (0.73%) LAN
3 3 (0.73%) WAN
4 2 (0.49%) HTTP
4 2 (0.49%) SSL
4 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) MVNO
5 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.61%) Relational Database
2 14 (3.40%) Oracle Database
3 11 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (2.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (1.70%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (1.70%) PowerCenter
6 4 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.97%) MarkLogic
7 3 (0.73%) Informix
7 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.49%) DB2
8 2 (0.49%) MS Access
8 2 (0.49%) QlikView
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) GIS
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (7.77%) Maven
2 26 (6.31%) Eclipse
3 18 (4.37%) JUnit
4 13 (3.16%) JProfiler
5 10 (2.43%) JIRA
6 9 (2.18%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.70%) JDeveloper
8 6 (1.46%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.97%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.73%) ANTLR
10 3 (0.73%) AppScan
10 3 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.73%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.73%) JMeter
10 3 (0.73%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.73%) Mockito
10 3 (0.73%) Rational Rose
10 3 (0.73%) Selenium
10 3 (0.73%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.73%) WebStorm
General
1 110 (26.70%) Finance
2 29 (7.04%) Banking
3 23 (5.58%) Advertising
3 23 (5.58%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.43%) Retail
5 9 (2.18%) Marketing
6 4 (0.97%) Games
6 4 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.73%) Legal
7 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.73%) Publishing
8 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.24%) French Language
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 246 (59.71%) Analyst
2 216 (52.43%) Business Analyst
3 79 (19.17%) Architect
4 55 (13.35%) Developer
5 41 (9.95%) Java Developer
6 38 (9.22%) Process Analyst
7 37 (8.98%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (7.04%) Business Systems Analyst
9 26 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
9 26 (6.31%) Senior Business Analyst
10 25 (6.07%) Business Process Analyst
10 25 (6.07%) Systems Analyst
11 22 (5.34%) Enterprise Architect
12 21 (5.10%) UML Analyst
13 20 (4.85%) UML Business Analyst
14 19 (4.61%) Agile Business Analyst
15 18 (4.37%) Senior Architect
16 13 (3.16%) Senior Developer
16 13 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
17 11 (2.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.14%) Drools
2 39 (9.47%) Web Services
3 38 (9.22%) Hibernate
4 37 (8.98%) Spring
5 35 (8.50%) Apache CXF
5 35 (8.50%) JSF
6 32 (7.77%) XML
7 30 (7.28%) RichFaces
8 29 (7.04%) JPA
9 26 (6.31%) REST
10 25 (6.07%) J2EE
11 23 (5.58%) JMS
11 23 (5.58%) SOAP
12 21 (5.10%) jBPM
13 20 (4.85%) jQuery
14 18 (4.37%) Java EE
14 18 (4.37%) Middleware
15 16 (3.88%) XSLT
16 14 (3.40%) RESTful
17 13 (3.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.40%) Visualisation
3 10 (2.43%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.18%) Video on Demand
5 7 (1.70%) Frameworx
6 6 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.97%) Taxonomies
8 4 (0.97%) User Experience
9 3 (0.73%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.49%) Informatics
10 2 (0.49%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.49%) NHS
10 2 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.49%) Statistics
11 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.24%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.64%) Linux
2 7 (1.70%) Windows
3 3 (0.73%) Unix
4 2 (0.49%) zOS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (41.02%) UML
3 95 (23.06%) Business Analysis
4 93 (22.57%) Use Case
5 77 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (17.72%) SOA
7 64 (15.53%) Data Modelling
8 63 (15.29%) Waterfall
9 49 (11.89%) User Stories
10 48 (11.65%) Workflow
11 37 (8.98%) Business Process Mapping
11 37 (8.98%) Enterprise Architecture
12 36 (8.74%) ArchiMate
13 34 (8.25%) Scrum
14 33 (8.01%) Project Management
15 31 (7.52%) PRINCE2
16 29 (7.04%) SDLC
17 28 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
18 27 (6.55%) OO
18 27 (6.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 89 (21.60%) Java
2 33 (8.01%) SQL
3 12 (2.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.70%) Python
4 7 (1.70%) XPath
4 7 (1.70%) XQuery
5 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.73%) C++
6 3 (0.73%) COBOL
6 3 (0.73%) Groovy
6 3 (0.73%) Scala
7 2 (0.49%) Jython
7 2 (0.49%) Korn
8 1 (0.24%) C
8 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 42 (10.19%) SC Cleared
3 40 (9.71%) ISEB
4 13 (3.16%) Degree
5 7 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.24%) IIBA
9 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.10%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.40%) QA
3 5 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.73%) Basel II
4 3 (0.73%) Basel III
4 3 (0.73%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (0.73%) HP Fortify
1 3 (0.73%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.24%) Control-M
3 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (12.38%) Oracle
2 32 (7.77%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.16%) Cognos
4 11 (2.67%) IBM
4 11 (2.67%) Informatica
5 7 (1.70%) SAP
6 6 (1.46%) hybris
6 6 (1.46%) webMethods
7 4 (0.97%) Hyperion
7 4 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.73%) Akamai
8 3 (0.73%) Aspera
8 3 (0.73%) CA
8 3 (0.73%) EMC
8 3 (0.73%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.73%) SevOne
8 3 (0.73%) Signiant
8 3 (0.73%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.73%) Veracode
9 2 (0.49%) Pega
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £450 - £478 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago