The table below looks at the statistics for BPR skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 465 465 436
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Contract jobs citing BPR 154 136 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 107 112
Average daily rate £425 £429 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.87% -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £848
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £41.00 £29.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- +8.46%

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
41710 39321 37141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.10% 77.61% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27291 25151 22514
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1208 1037 1128
Average hourly rate £39.31 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPR within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +18 148 £425 -1.73% 37
London -27 48 £450 - 12
North West +1 24 £313 -30.55% 8
Yorkshire +4 23 £455 +45.60% 4
South East +9 20 £400 - 4
North Yorkshire - 17 - - 1
West Midlands -9 14 £400 +23.07% 5
Northallerton - 13 - - 1
Scotland -6 9 £450 +12.50% 2
Manchester - 9 £325 - 4
Edinburgh -8 8 £488 +21.87%
Surrey +1 7 £525 +23.52% 2
South West -3 7 £500 - 3
Berkshire +4 6 £344 +37.40% 1
Merseyside +3 6 £225 -50.00%
Cheshire -3 6 £434 +6.76% 2
West Yorkshire -3 6 £455 +21.98% 3
Wiltshire -4 6 £500 - 2
Swindon -5 6 £500 - 1
East of England +4 5 - - 1
Warrington -7 5 £438 -2.77% 1
East Midlands -9 5 £313 -26.47%
Coventry - 5 £406 - 1
Halifax - 5 £455 -
Birkenhead - 4 £218 -
East Sussex - 4 £195 -
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £350 +28.44%
Milton Keynes +7 3 £350 +28.44%
Feltham +4 3 £336 -
Reading -10 3 £400 -20.00%

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 77 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (29.64%) Business Analysis
3 72 (28.46%) Project Management
4 70 (27.67%) Finance
5 68 (26.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (18.58%) Change Management
7 41 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (15.81%) CRM
9 37 (14.62%) Data Analysis
10 36 (14.23%) Banking
10 36 (14.23%) GAP Analysis
11 33 (13.04%) PRINCE2
12 29 (11.46%) MS Visio
13 28 (11.07%) SQL
14 26 (10.28%) Migration
15 25 (9.88%) Use Case
16 24 (9.49%) Retail
17 23 (9.09%) MS Project
17 23 (9.09%) Data Modelling
18 22 (8.70%) ITIL
18 22 (8.70%) UML
18 22 (8.70%) MS Excel
18 22 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
18 22 (8.70%) Test Scripting
19 21 (8.30%) Microsoft
19 21 (8.30%) ISEB
19 21 (8.30%) Management Information System
20 20 (7.91%) Asset Management
20 20 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
21 19 (7.51%) ERP

BPR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BPR 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 BPR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.19%) SAS
5 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (11.46%) MS Visio
2 23 (9.09%) MS Project
3 22 (8.70%) MS Excel
4 18 (7.11%) MS Office
5 5 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.19%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (3.16%) Eagle PACE
2 6 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Eagle STAR
4 1 (0.40%) Endur
4 1 (0.40%) Global One
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.40%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.40%) Sonata
4 1 (0.40%) Tercero
4 1 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.77%) IaaS
1 7 (2.77%) PaaS
1 7 (2.77%) SaaS
2 4 (1.58%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) SSL
2 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.74%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.77%) MS Access
3 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.79%) GIS
5 1 (0.40%) Big Data
5 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.40%) DTS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.40%) QlikView
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) JIRA
2 3 (1.19%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (27.67%) Finance
2 36 (14.23%) Banking
3 24 (9.49%) Retail
4 16 (6.32%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.95%) Local Government
6 8 (3.16%) Legal
6 8 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.77%) Advertising
8 6 (2.37%) Back Office
8 6 (2.37%) Front Office
9 5 (1.98%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.58%) Marketing
10 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.79%) Games
11 2 (0.79%) Law
11 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.40%) Billing
12 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 188 (74.31%) Analyst
2 167 (66.01%) Business Analyst
3 27 (10.67%) Project Manager
4 25 (9.88%) Process Analyst
5 17 (6.72%) Data Business Analyst
5 17 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (6.32%) Project Analyst
7 15 (5.93%) Architect
8 14 (5.53%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (4.35%) Business Change Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) Business IT Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) Business Process Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) CRM Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) CRM Business Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) IT Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) IT Business Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.77%) XML
2 4 (1.58%) FpML
3 3 (1.19%) .NET
4 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.79%) HTML
4 2 (0.79%) HTML5
4 2 (0.79%) SOAP
4 2 (0.79%) Web Services
5 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.40%) CSS
5 1 (0.40%) Dojo
5 1 (0.40%) EDI
5 1 (0.40%) jQuery
5 1 (0.40%) REST
5 1 (0.40%) RESTful
5 1 (0.40%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.30%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.14%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.35%) User Experience
5 9 (3.56%) Social Media
6 6 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.37%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.98%) NHS
8 3 (1.19%) Derivative
8 3 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.19%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.79%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.79%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.40%) EPoS
10 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.40%) Linux
1 1 (0.40%) Solaris
1 1 (0.40%) Windows
1 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (29.64%) Business Analysis
3 72 (28.46%) Project Management
4 68 (26.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (18.58%) Change Management
6 40 (15.81%) CRM
7 37 (14.62%) Data Analysis
8 36 (14.23%) GAP Analysis
9 33 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 26 (10.28%) Migration
11 25 (9.88%) Use Case
12 23 (9.09%) Data Modelling
13 22 (8.70%) ITIL
13 22 (8.70%) Test Scripting
13 22 (8.70%) UML
13 22 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (7.91%) Asset Management
14 20 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
15 19 (7.51%) ERP
15 19 (7.51%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.07%) SQL
2 4 (1.58%) C
3 3 (1.19%) VB
4 2 (0.79%) Java
5 1 (0.40%) C#
5 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.40%) PHP
5 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.40%) VBA
5 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (8.30%) ISEB
2 15 (5.93%) Degree
3 6 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.79%) PMP
6 2 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.40%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.16%) SLA
2 7 (2.77%) ISO 9000
2 7 (2.77%) Solvency II
3 6 (2.37%) Basel II
3 6 (2.37%) Basel III
4 5 (1.98%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.98%) QA
5 2 (0.79%) COREP
5 2 (0.79%) FINREP
6 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.40%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (8.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.72%) SAP
3 12 (4.74%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.77%) Vermilion
5 5 (1.98%) IFS
6 4 (1.58%) Google
6 4 (1.58%) Oracle
7 3 (1.19%) Casewise
7 3 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.79%) Siebel
9 1 (0.40%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.40%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.40%) Civica
9 1 (0.40%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.40%) hybris
9 1 (0.40%) Kronos
9 1 (0.40%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.40%) Pega
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £47.39 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £325 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago