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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 458 454 476
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs citing BPMN 200 186 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 128 90
Median daily rate £435 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £398 £394
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £47.39 - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 - £41.00

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
45304 44011 42247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.57% 78.89% 77.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29953 27402 26436
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 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1029 1284 1210
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £49.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 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 5 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 -19 159 £450 +12.50% 21
London -2 74 £450 +9.09% 8
South East +2 40 £381 -14.38% 3
Scotland -11 38 £345 -18.82%
Glasgow +14 19 £325 -33.50%
North West +3 18 £525 +57.06% 3
Edinburgh -14 17 £375 -6.95%
Berkshire +14 15 £340 -32.00% 1
Hampshire +12 15 £400 +6.66% 2
Reading - 13 £340 - 1
City of London +29 9 £440 -7.36% 2
Cheshire -4 9 £620 +53.72%
Warrington -6 8 £625 +31.57%
Manchester -6 7 £500 +110.52% 2
Basingstoke -2 6 £388 -29.54% 2
Surrey -10 6 £525 -11.76%
South West -21 6 £495 +3.66% 1
North East -31 6 £675 +134.78%
Yorkshire +1 5 £350 +6.54% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £675 -
Camberley - 5 £525 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £675 -
East of England +8 4 £350 - 4
West Yorkshire +1 4 - - 1
East Midlands +15 3 £340 - 1
Wales +11 3 £363 -
South Wales +4 3 £363 -
West Midlands -11 3 £525 +40.00%
Cardiff - 3 £363 -
Northamptonshire +12 2 £333 - 1

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 193 (43.47%) UML
2 180 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (27.93%) Use Case
4 114 (25.68%) Finance
5 105 (23.65%) Java
6 102 (22.97%) Business Analysis
7 95 (21.40%) MS Visio
8 87 (19.59%) SOA
9 83 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 70 (15.77%) Data Modelling
11 65 (14.64%) Security Cleared
12 63 (14.19%) Oracle
13 60 (13.51%) Workflow
14 59 (13.29%) JBoss
15 56 (12.61%) User Stories
16 55 (12.39%) Waterfall
17 54 (12.16%) Drools
18 51 (11.49%) Hibernate
19 48 (10.81%) JSF
20 46 (10.36%) Apache CXF
21 42 (9.46%) ISEB
21 42 (9.46%) Web Services
21 42 (9.46%) RichFaces
22 41 (9.23%) SC Cleared
23 40 (9.01%) JPA
23 40 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
23 40 (9.01%) OO
24 38 (8.56%) Scrum
25 37 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
26 36 (8.11%) ArchiMate

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 59 (13.29%) JBoss
2 26 (5.86%) WebLogic
3 13 (2.93%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.58%) CMS
6 7 (1.58%) Confluence
7 5 (1.13%) Apache
7 5 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.90%) Liferay
8 4 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.23%) IIS
11 1 (0.23%) SAS
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 95 (21.40%) MS Visio
2 24 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 23 (5.18%) MS Office
4 15 (3.38%) MS Project
5 8 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (7.88%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (2.03%) TradeThru
3 5 (1.13%) Maximo
4 4 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.45%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.45%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.23%) Documaker
7 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.23%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.58%) Office 365
2 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.68%) CloudFront
3 3 (0.68%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (0.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.80%) Internet
2 4 (0.90%) Firewall
2 4 (0.90%) VoIP
3 3 (0.68%) Intranet
3 3 (0.68%) LAN
3 3 (0.68%) WAN
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
4 2 (0.45%) MVNO
4 2 (0.45%) SSL
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.23%) Broadband
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) LTE
5 1 (0.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.18%) Relational Database
2 15 (3.38%) Oracle Database
3 11 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.80%) PowerCenter
6 7 (1.58%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.90%) MarkLogic
8 3 (0.68%) Informix
9 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.45%) DB2
9 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.45%) MS Access
9 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.45%) QlikView
10 1 (0.23%) GIS
10 1 (0.23%) MySQL
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (5.86%) Maven
2 21 (4.73%) Eclipse
3 15 (3.38%) JIRA
4 13 (2.93%) JProfiler
4 13 (2.93%) JUnit
5 8 (1.80%) JDeveloper
6 5 (1.13%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.68%) AppScan
8 3 (0.68%) JMeter
8 3 (0.68%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.68%) Selenium
8 3 (0.68%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.45%) Ant
9 2 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.45%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.45%) Mockito
9 2 (0.45%) WebStorm
General
1 114 (25.68%) Finance
2 35 (7.88%) Banking
3 25 (5.63%) Advertising
3 25 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.70%) Retail
5 8 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.58%) Marketing
7 5 (1.13%) Legal
8 4 (0.90%) Back Office
8 4 (0.90%) Games
8 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.68%) Publishing
10 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 259 (58.33%) Analyst
2 233 (52.48%) Business Analyst
3 93 (20.95%) Architect
4 54 (12.16%) Developer
5 45 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
6 36 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 33 (7.43%) Process Analyst
8 28 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
8 28 (6.31%) Senior Business Analyst
9 26 (5.86%) Business Systems Analyst
10 23 (5.18%) Business Process Analyst
10 23 (5.18%) UML Analyst
11 22 (4.95%) UML Business Analyst
12 21 (4.73%) Agile Business Analyst
12 21 (4.73%) Senior Architect
13 19 (4.28%) Enterprise Architect
13 19 (4.28%) Systems Analyst
14 12 (2.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.70%) SOA Developer
15 11 (2.48%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.16%) Drools
2 51 (11.49%) Hibernate
3 48 (10.81%) JSF
4 46 (10.36%) Apache CXF
5 42 (9.46%) RichFaces
5 42 (9.46%) Web Services
6 40 (9.01%) JPA
7 32 (7.21%) Spring
7 32 (7.21%) XML
8 23 (5.18%) J2EE
8 23 (5.18%) SOAP
9 22 (4.95%) REST
10 21 (4.73%) JMS
11 20 (4.50%) jBPM
12 19 (4.28%) Java EE
13 18 (4.05%) jQuery
14 17 (3.83%) Middleware
15 15 (3.38%) XSLT
16 13 (2.93%) RESTful
17 12 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.05%) Visualisation
3 14 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (1.58%) Frameworx
4 7 (1.58%) Video on Demand
5 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.13%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 4 (0.90%) Taxonomies
6 4 (0.90%) User Experience
7 3 (0.68%) Wiki
8 2 (0.45%) Informatics
8 2 (0.45%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.45%) NHS
8 2 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.45%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.45%) Statistics
9 1 (0.23%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.48%) Linux
2 5 (1.13%) Windows
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.23%) Unix
3 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (43.47%) UML
2 180 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (27.93%) Use Case
4 102 (22.97%) Business Analysis
5 87 (19.59%) SOA
6 83 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 70 (15.77%) Data Modelling
8 60 (13.51%) Workflow
9 56 (12.61%) User Stories
10 55 (12.39%) Waterfall
11 40 (9.01%) OO
12 38 (8.56%) Scrum
13 37 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
14 36 (8.11%) ArchiMate
15 33 (7.43%) Business Process Mapping
15 33 (7.43%) Process Management
16 32 (7.21%) PRINCE2
17 31 (6.98%) Project Management
17 31 (6.98%) SDLC
18 27 (6.08%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 105 (23.65%) Java
2 27 (6.08%) SQL
3 11 (2.48%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.80%) XPath
4 8 (1.80%) XQuery
5 4 (0.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.90%) Python
6 3 (0.68%) C++
6 3 (0.68%) COBOL
7 2 (0.45%) Groovy
7 2 (0.45%) Jython
7 2 (0.45%) Korn
7 2 (0.45%) Scala
8 1 (0.23%) C
8 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (14.64%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.46%) ISEB
3 41 (9.23%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.25%) Degree
5 5 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.50%) Data Quality
2 15 (3.38%) QA
3 5 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.68%) Basel II
4 3 (0.68%) Basel III
4 3 (0.68%) SLA
4 3 (0.68%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (0.68%) HP Fortify
1 3 (0.68%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 63 (14.19%) Oracle
2 29 (6.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.70%) IBM
3 12 (2.70%) Informatica
4 11 (2.48%) Cognos
5 9 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.80%) webMethods
7 7 (1.58%) SAP
8 6 (1.35%) hybris
9 4 (0.90%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.68%) Akamai
10 3 (0.68%) Aspera
10 3 (0.68%) CA
10 3 (0.68%) EMC
10 3 (0.68%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.68%) SevOne
10 3 (0.68%) Signiant
10 3 (0.68%) Veracode
11 2 (0.45%) Pega
11 2 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £382 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago