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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 497 482 483
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing BPMN 153 190 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 142 102
Median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £408
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £47.71 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.71 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.15%

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
43985 46966 44712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.01% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29139 30711 27950
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1137 1301 1222
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -3 132 £425 +6.25% 26
London -24 44 £450 -7.69% 5
South East +39 37 £450 +23.28% 3
Scotland +15 15 £380 -3.18%
East Midlands +9 15 £400 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 13 £400 - 2
Hampshire +16 12 £383 +27.50%
Oxfordshire +2 12 £519 +28.88% 1
Yorkshire +7 10 £419 +16.31% 3
West Yorkshire +5 10 £419 +14.72% 1
Leeds +2 10 £419 +14.72% 1
Mansfield - 9 £400 -
Oxford - 9 £466 - 1
Cambridgeshire +30 8 £456 +30.35% 1
East of England +16 8 £456 +21.66% 2
Berkshire +13 8 £550 +35.80%
Edinburgh +10 8 £385 -7.78%
West Midlands -21 8 £438 -22.22% 6
City of London +11 7 £475 -7.31% 1
Glasgow +10 7 £325 -1.51%
Wales +23 6 £400 -9.09%
Southampton +19 6 £383 +13.33%
South Wales +20 5 £400 -9.09%
Newport +9 5 £400 -11.11%
North West -2 5 £388 +21.09% 5
Bracknell - 5 £588 -
Cambridge +19 4 £456 +30.35% 1
Nottingham - 4 £300 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £495 - 2
South West +9 3 £413 -17.50%

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 159 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (41.00%) UML
3 110 (36.67%) Business Analysis
4 95 (31.67%) Finance
5 71 (23.67%) Waterfall
6 58 (19.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (18.00%) ISEB
7 54 (18.00%) Use Case
8 53 (17.67%) Data Modelling
9 49 (16.33%) MS Visio
10 48 (16.00%) Java
11 45 (15.00%) User Stories
12 42 (14.00%) Workflow
13 37 (12.33%) Business Process Mapping
14 35 (11.67%) SQL
14 35 (11.67%) CRM
14 35 (11.67%) Degree
15 32 (10.67%) Security Cleared
16 30 (10.00%) Banking
16 30 (10.00%) Spring
16 30 (10.00%) Data Protection
17 27 (9.00%) Drools
17 27 (9.00%) Six Sigma
18 25 (8.33%) PRINCE2
18 25 (8.33%) Scrum
18 25 (8.33%) SC Cleared
19 24 (8.00%) REST
19 24 (8.00%) Telecoms
20 23 (7.67%) Web Services
21 22 (7.33%) ITIL

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 18 (6.00%) JBoss
2 10 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.67%) Apache
4 8 (2.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.00%) Confluence
8 2 (0.67%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.67%) CMS
8 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) Jetty
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (16.33%) MS Visio
2 18 (6.00%) MS Office
3 14 (4.67%) MS Excel
4 9 (3.00%) MS Project
5 7 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.33%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 4 (1.33%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.00%) Maximo
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.33%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.33%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.67%) IaaS
2 2 (0.67%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.67%) Office 365
2 2 (0.67%) PaaS
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) MVNO
2 1 (0.33%) Network Security
2 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (2.67%) MarkLogic
3 6 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.67%) DB2
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.33%) MS Access
7 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (5.33%) JUnit
1 16 (5.33%) Maven
2 14 (4.67%) Eclipse
3 9 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (3.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.67%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.67%) Mercurial
5 5 (1.67%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.33%) Grunt
6 4 (1.33%) gulp
6 4 (1.33%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.33%) JIRA
6 4 (1.33%) Mocha
6 4 (1.33%) Mockito
6 4 (1.33%) WebStorm
7 3 (1.00%) ANTLR
7 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.67%) AppScan
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 95 (31.67%) Finance
2 30 (10.00%) Banking
3 24 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 18 (6.00%) Retail
5 10 (3.33%) Advertising
5 10 (3.33%) Marketing
6 8 (2.67%) Publishing
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
8 1 (0.33%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 219 (73.00%) Analyst
2 187 (62.33%) Business Analyst
3 41 (13.67%) Developer
4 33 (11.00%) Java Developer
5 31 (10.33%) Systems Analyst
6 26 (8.67%) Process Analyst
7 24 (8.00%) Architect
8 23 (7.67%) Business Systems Analyst
9 21 (7.00%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
11 17 (5.67%) Business Process Analyst
12 15 (5.00%) Senior Developer
12 15 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (4.67%) Agile Business Analyst
14 12 (4.00%) UML Analyst
14 12 (4.00%) UML Business Analyst
15 10 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
16 9 (3.00%) Digital Business Analyst
16 9 (3.00%) Telecoms Analyst
16 9 (3.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.00%) Spring
2 27 (9.00%) Drools
3 24 (8.00%) REST
4 23 (7.67%) Web Services
5 20 (6.67%) HTML
6 17 (5.67%) XML
7 16 (5.33%) Hibernate
8 13 (4.33%) J2EE
8 13 (4.33%) JMS
9 12 (4.00%) jBPM
10 10 (3.33%) HTML5
11 9 (3.00%) XSLT
12 8 (2.67%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.67%) Apache Commons
12 8 (2.67%) Ext JS
12 8 (2.67%) JPA
12 8 (2.67%) JSP
12 8 (2.67%) Servlets
13 6 (2.00%) jQuery
13 6 (2.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 20 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.00%) Frameworx
3 9 (3.00%) Video on Demand
4 8 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.33%) User Experience
6 6 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.67%) Social Network
8 4 (1.33%) Fintech
8 4 (1.33%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.00%) NHS
9 3 (1.00%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.00%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.67%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.67%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.67%) Social Media
10 2 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.00%) Linux
2 13 (4.33%) Windows
3 2 (0.67%) Unix
3 2 (0.67%) zOS
4 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (41.00%) UML
3 110 (36.67%) Business Analysis
4 71 (23.67%) Waterfall
5 58 (19.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (18.00%) Use Case
7 53 (17.67%) Data Modelling
8 45 (15.00%) User Stories
9 42 (14.00%) Workflow
10 37 (12.33%) Business Process Mapping
11 35 (11.67%) CRM
12 30 (10.00%) Data Protection
13 27 (9.00%) Six Sigma
14 25 (8.33%) PRINCE2
14 25 (8.33%) Scrum
15 22 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (7.33%) ITIL
15 22 (7.33%) SDLC
16 20 (6.67%) Process Improvement
16 20 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.00%) Java
2 35 (11.67%) SQL
3 16 (5.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.00%) VBA
5 5 (1.67%) XPath
6 4 (1.33%) COBOL
6 4 (1.33%) ES6
6 4 (1.33%) Groovy
6 4 (1.33%) Scala
7 3 (1.00%) Python
8 2 (0.67%) C++
8 2 (0.67%) Visual J++
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) PHP
9 1 (0.33%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 54 (18.00%) ISEB
2 35 (11.67%) Degree
3 32 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 25 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.33%) CBAP
7 3 (1.00%) IIBA
8 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 7 (2.33%) MiFID
2 6 (2.00%) QA
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) Basel II
4 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.33%) EFQM
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) HP Fortify
1 2 (0.67%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.33%) Nagios
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 21 (7.00%) Oracle
2 17 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.33%) Cognos
4 6 (2.00%) IBM
5 5 (1.67%) Google
5 5 (1.67%) Software AG
6 4 (1.33%) ATG
6 4 (1.33%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (1.33%) Retek
6 4 (1.33%) SAP
7 3 (1.00%) Pega
7 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.00%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.67%) Casewise
8 2 (0.67%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.67%) hybris
8 2 (0.67%) Veracode
8 2 (0.67%) webMethods
9 1 (0.33%) Kofax
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £600.00 - £660.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 - £660.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum, Benefits Contract Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago