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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 456 467 508
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +41
Contract jobs citing BPMN 156 119 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 64 61
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 - -

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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

BPMN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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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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 -11 114 £413 -2.94% 31
London -11 39 £440 -7.36% 12
Scotland +21 37 £450 +28.57%
Edinburgh +31 34 £450 +28.57%
South West -31 27 £325 -18.85% 1
South East +15 16 £411 -34.20% 7
Yorkshire -4 16 £350 +3.70% 6
South Yorkshire +14 10 £225 -33.33% 1
Sheffield +14 10 £225 -33.33% 1
City of London +28 9 £465 -2.10% 2
Hampshire - 8 £378 - 2
West Midlands -16 6 £450 +5.26% 1
North West -3 5 £370 -27.80%
West Yorkshire -6 5 £375 +11.02% 4
Leeds -10 4 £363 +7.32% 4
East Midlands +3 3 £500 +29.03% 3
Surrey -4 2 - - 1
Manchester -12 2 £475 -7.31%
Glasgow -12 2 £338 +8.00%
Milton Keynes - 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 2
Cheshire - 2 £265 -
Devon - 2 £316 -
Warwickshire - 2 £575 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £500 - 3
Berkshire +7 1 £600 - 1
Brighton -11 1 £200 -
East Sussex -13 1 £200 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £438 - 2

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 105 (32.92%) UML
2 97 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (25.71%) MS Visio
4 81 (25.39%) Java
5 74 (23.20%) Finance
6 63 (19.75%) Business Analysis
6 63 (19.75%) Data Modelling
7 61 (19.12%) Use Case
8 57 (17.87%) JBoss
9 51 (15.99%) SOA
10 49 (15.36%) Workflow
11 47 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (14.11%) Oracle
13 42 (13.17%) Web Services
14 41 (12.85%) XML
14 41 (12.85%) Drools
15 38 (11.91%) Banking
16 36 (11.29%) jBPM
17 35 (10.97%) Business Transformation
18 33 (10.34%) Migration
19 30 (9.40%) SAP
20 29 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
21 28 (8.78%) ERP
21 28 (8.78%) Java EE
22 27 (8.46%) SQL
22 27 (8.46%) TOGAF
23 26 (8.15%) Spring
23 26 (8.15%) BPR
23 26 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
24 25 (7.84%) Requirements Analysis

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (1.88%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.88%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (0.94%) Confluence
4 3 (0.94%) AquaLogic
4 3 (0.94%) Apache
4 3 (0.94%) IIS
5 2 (0.63%) Documentum
5 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.31%) Liferay
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 82 (25.71%) MS Visio
2 13 (4.08%) MS Project
3 7 (2.19%) MS Office
4 4 (1.25%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.51%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.19%) SAP FI
4 6 (1.88%) SAP PM
5 4 (1.25%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.94%) Cordys
6 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.63%) Agresso
7 2 (0.63%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.63%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.31%) Magento
8 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.31%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.13%) PaaS
2 5 (1.57%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.45%) HTTP
2 10 (3.13%) Internet
3 8 (2.51%) FTP
4 2 (0.63%) LDAP
4 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.31%) LTE
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) 3G
5 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.39%) Oracle Database
2 13 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.25%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.25%) MySQL
6 4 (1.25%) ProClarity
6 4 (1.25%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.25%) QlikView
7 3 (0.94%) Big Data
7 3 (0.94%) MS Access
8 2 (0.63%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.63%) Triplestore
8 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (6.58%) Eclipse
2 16 (5.02%) Maven
3 8 (2.51%) JIRA
4 7 (2.19%) Subversion
5 4 (1.25%) JDeveloper
5 4 (1.25%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.94%) Lombardi
6 3 (0.94%) Ant
6 3 (0.94%) JUnit
7 2 (0.63%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.63%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.63%) Hudson
7 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.31%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.31%) PowerBuilder
General
1 74 (23.20%) Finance
2 38 (11.91%) Banking
3 11 (3.45%) Retail
4 9 (2.82%) Advertising
5 8 (2.51%) Marketing
6 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.88%) Billing
8 5 (1.57%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.94%) French Language
9 3 (0.94%) Military
9 3 (0.94%) Automotive
9 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.94%) Back Office
10 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Games
10 2 (0.63%) German Language
10 2 (0.63%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 182 (57.05%) Analyst
2 158 (49.53%) Business Analyst
3 53 (16.61%) Developer
4 44 (13.79%) Architect
5 39 (12.23%) Senior Analyst
5 39 (12.23%) Java Developer
6 36 (11.29%) Senior Business Analyst
7 20 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.70%) Process Analyst
9 13 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
10 12 (3.76%) Business Process Analyst
11 10 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) SAP Business Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) Business Architect
13 8 (2.51%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 8 (2.51%) Report Analyst
13 8 (2.51%) Business Systems Analyst
13 8 (2.51%) Consultant
14 6 (1.88%) Delivery Manager
14 6 (1.88%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.17%) Web Services
2 41 (12.85%) XML
2 41 (12.85%) Drools
3 36 (11.29%) jBPM
4 28 (8.78%) Java EE
5 26 (8.15%) Spring
6 20 (6.27%) XSLT
6 20 (6.27%) Hibernate
7 14 (4.39%) jQuery
8 13 (4.08%) SOAP
9 12 (3.76%) Middleware
10 11 (3.45%) JRules
10 11 (3.45%) J2EE
11 10 (3.13%) HTML
11 10 (3.13%) XSD
12 9 (2.82%) REST
12 9 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
12 9 (2.82%) WSDL
12 9 (2.82%) EDI
13 8 (2.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.57%) SWIFT
4 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.94%) Semantic Web
5 3 (0.94%) Derivative
5 3 (0.94%) DTV
6 2 (0.63%) W3C
6 2 (0.63%) User Experience
6 2 (0.63%) Life Science
6 2 (0.63%) Ontologies
6 2 (0.63%) IPTV
6 2 (0.63%) Open Source
6 2 (0.63%) Video on Demand
6 2 (0.63%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.63%) Online Games
6 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.31%) DTCC
7 1 (0.31%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.76%) Linux
2 8 (2.51%) Windows
3 4 (1.25%) UNIX
4 2 (0.63%) AIX
4 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (32.92%) UML
2 97 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (19.75%) Business Analysis
3 63 (19.75%) Data Modelling
4 61 (19.12%) Use Case
5 51 (15.99%) SOA
6 49 (15.36%) Workflow
7 47 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (10.97%) Business Transformation
9 33 (10.34%) Migration
10 29 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
11 28 (8.78%) ERP
12 27 (8.46%) TOGAF
13 26 (8.15%) BPR
13 26 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
14 25 (7.84%) Requirements Analysis
15 24 (7.52%) User Stories
16 23 (7.21%) Process Management
17 22 (6.90%) Data Migration
18 21 (6.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 81 (25.39%) Java
2 27 (8.46%) SQL
3 9 (2.82%) XQuery
4 8 (2.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.51%) Groovy
4 8 (2.51%) XPath
5 4 (1.25%) C
5 4 (1.25%) C#
6 3 (0.94%) SPARQL
6 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.63%) R
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.31%) Jython
8 1 (0.31%) Python
8 1 (0.31%) C++
8 1 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.96%) Degree
2 16 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.08%) ISEB
4 4 (1.25%) IIBA
4 4 (1.25%) CBAP
5 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.31%) MCTS
7 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.31%) HNC
7 1 (0.31%) HND
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.96%) Solvency II
2 15 (4.70%) Basel III
2 15 (4.70%) Basel II
3 7 (2.19%) QA
4 4 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.25%) SLA
4 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.94%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.63%) EMIR
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.31%) MiFID
7 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (17.87%) JBoss
2 45 (14.11%) Oracle
3 30 (9.40%) SAP
4 19 (5.96%) IBM
5 17 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.82%) Pega
7 8 (2.51%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (2.19%) Open Text
9 6 (1.88%) Casewise
10 5 (1.57%) Software AG
10 5 (1.57%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.57%) Informatica
11 4 (1.25%) Actuate
11 4 (1.25%) Metastorm
12 3 (0.94%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.94%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.63%) Baan
13 2 (0.63%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.63%) Sage
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Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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Northamptonshire
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