The table below looks at the statistics for BPR skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 544 539 494
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -45
Contract jobs citing BPR 86 105 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 65 98
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £590 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.43 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 - -

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
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BPR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BPR
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPR within the UK.

BPR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BPR
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPR within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

BPR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BPR
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPR within the UK.

BPR Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BPR
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 BPR within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +11 84 £500 +17.64% 18
London +11 36 £500 +11.11% 6
West Midlands -15 13 £447 -14.13% 2
Coventry -4 10 £450 +5.88%
South East +25 9 £450 -5.26%
City of London +7 9 £500 +29.87%
East Midlands +1 6 £456 +46.00%
Northamptonshire -11 5 £463 +32.14%
Durham - 5 £325 -
Northampton - 5 £463 -
North East - 5 £325 - 1
South West +14 4 £356 +14.00% 1
Midlands - 4 £750 -
East of England +7 3 £375 - 2
Warwickshire -2 3 £443 +23.05%
Hampshire - 3 £373 -
Bristol - 3 £356 - 1
Milton Keynes +19 2 £575 +238.23%
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £575 +238.23%
North West -13 2 £275 -26.66% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £450 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £360 -
Oxford - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +20 1 - - 5
Leeds +17 1 - - 5
Surrey +16 1 - -
Edinburgh +15 1 - - 1
Scotland +10 1 - - 1
Luton +6 1 - -

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 61 (35.47%) Business Analysis
2 48 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (27.33%) Finance
4 39 (22.67%) Project Management
5 38 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (18.60%) Target Operating Model
7 29 (16.86%) Change Management
8 24 (13.95%) Migration
8 24 (13.95%) Waterfall
9 23 (13.37%) MS Visio
9 23 (13.37%) Retail
9 23 (13.37%) Use Case
10 22 (12.79%) Banking
11 21 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (12.21%) SDLC
12 20 (11.63%) PRINCE2
12 20 (11.63%) SQL
13 19 (11.05%) GAP Analysis
13 19 (11.05%) User Stories
14 18 (10.47%) Process Improvement
14 18 (10.47%) Data Analysis
15 17 (9.88%) MS Excel
15 17 (9.88%) ITIL
16 16 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
16 16 (9.30%) Test Scripting
16 16 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (9.30%) Big Data
17 15 (8.72%) Marketing
17 15 (8.72%) Microsoft

BPR
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 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.74%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.16%) IIS
3 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (13.37%) MS Visio
2 17 (9.88%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (5.81%) MS Project
5 6 (3.49%) MS Office
6 5 (2.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.33%) BASE24
3 3 (1.74%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.16%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.58%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) Firewall
1 2 (1.16%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.58%) ATM
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
2 1 (0.58%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.30%) Big Data
2 12 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (6.40%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.23%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.33%) NonStop SQL
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.16%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.58%) DB2
11 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Axure RP
1 5 (2.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.16%) VersaTest
3 1 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) Rational Rose
General
1 47 (27.33%) Finance
2 23 (13.37%) Retail
3 22 (12.79%) Banking
4 15 (8.72%) Marketing
5 11 (6.40%) Back Office
6 8 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 8 (4.65%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.49%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.49%) Front Office
8 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.91%) Wholesale Banking
9 4 (2.33%) Automotive
9 4 (2.33%) Local Government
10 3 (1.74%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.16%) Advertising
11 2 (1.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.58%) Law
12 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (63.37%) Analyst
2 87 (50.58%) Business Analyst
3 18 (10.47%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (9.30%) Senior Business Analyst
5 14 (8.14%) Architect
6 12 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
6 12 (6.98%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 12 (6.98%) Process Analyst
6 12 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.40%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Business Process Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) Data Business Analyst
10 7 (4.07%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.49%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) Big Data Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) CRM Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) CRM Business Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) MiFID Business Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.74%) XML
2 2 (1.16%) Middleware
2 2 (1.16%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.58%) JMS
3 1 (0.58%) JSON
3 1 (0.58%) SOAP
3 1 (0.58%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.23%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.65%) Derivative
3 8 (4.65%) Fixed Income
4 7 (4.07%) Equities
5 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.49%) Minimum Viable Product
5 6 (3.49%) User Experience
6 5 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.91%) Psychology
6 5 (2.91%) Social Media
6 5 (2.91%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.33%) EFT
7 4 (2.33%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.33%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.74%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.74%) NHS
9 2 (1.16%) APACS
9 2 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.16%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.16%) HPUX
2 2 (1.16%) Linux
2 2 (1.16%) Solaris
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.47%) Business Analysis
2 48 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (22.67%) Project Management
4 38 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (18.60%) Target Operating Model
6 29 (16.86%) Change Management
7 24 (13.95%) Migration
7 24 (13.95%) Waterfall
8 23 (13.37%) Use Case
9 21 (12.21%) SDLC
9 21 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (11.63%) PRINCE2
11 19 (11.05%) GAP Analysis
11 19 (11.05%) User Stories
12 18 (10.47%) Data Analysis
12 18 (10.47%) Process Improvement
13 17 (9.88%) ITIL
14 16 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
14 16 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
14 16 (9.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.63%) SQL
2 8 (4.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.16%) Perl
3 2 (1.16%) VBA
4 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.58%) C#
4 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) ISEB
3 6 (3.49%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.91%) PMP
4 5 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) ACCA
6 2 (1.16%) CIMA
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.58%) IIBA
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.07%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.91%) MiFID
3 4 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.74%) SEPA
5 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.16%) ISO20022
5 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.58%) COBIT
6 1 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.58%) EMIR
6 1 (0.58%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.58%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (8.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.49%) SAP
3 5 (2.91%) Adobe
3 5 (2.91%) HP
4 4 (2.33%) Thales
5 3 (1.74%) IBM
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle
5 3 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.74%) Tableau
6 2 (1.16%) Informatica
6 2 (1.16%) Northgate
6 2 (1.16%) SimCorp
6 2 (1.16%) Sun
7 1 (0.58%) Casewise
7 1 (0.58%) Charles River
7 1 (0.58%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.58%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
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