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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 485 417 382
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -35
Contract jobs citing BPR 122 169 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.43% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 119 128
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £373 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £600 £710
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +70.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +70.45%

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
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPR within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

BPR Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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 -72 113 £438 -2.88% 26
London -40 59 £500 +6.38% 7
South East -12 15 £500 +16.27% 4
City of London -12 14 £525 +16.66% 2
South West +8 12 £500 +10.98% 7
North West -16 11 £375 -16.66% 1
Manchester -8 10 £388 -13.88%
Scotland +2 7 £313 +8.69% 1
Wiltshire -1 7 £500 +10.98% 1
Swindon +7 6 £490 +8.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £513 +23.49% 1
Glasgow -1 5 £313 +8.69%
East of England -5 5 £390 -25.71% 2
Surrey - 5 - - 1
West Midlands -8 4 £180 - 2
East Midlands -13 4 £263 -38.23% 1
Yorkshire -14 3 £300 -33.33%
Warwickshire - 3 £180 - 1
Oldham - 3 £343 -
Staines - 3 - -
Milton Keynes +2 2 £513 +23.49% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £380 -24.00% 1
Watford 0 2 £400 +60.00%
Hampshire -2 2 - -
Hertfordshire -3 2 £400 -15.78%
Devon - 2 - - 5
Plymouth - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £380 -
Brentford - 2 £500 -
Hook - 2 - -

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 115 (45.28%) Finance
2 89 (35.04%) Business Analysis
3 54 (21.26%) Project Management
4 48 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (16.54%) Banking
7 39 (15.35%) GAP Analysis
7 39 (15.35%) PRINCE2
8 35 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (12.60%) MS Visio
10 31 (12.20%) Change Management
11 29 (11.42%) UML
12 27 (10.63%) Data Modelling
13 24 (9.45%) ITIL
14 22 (8.66%) Service Management
14 22 (8.66%) Six Sigma
15 21 (8.27%) SQL
15 21 (8.27%) BPMN
16 20 (7.87%) Business Transformation
16 20 (7.87%) SAP
16 20 (7.87%) Windows
16 20 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (7.87%) Asset Management
17 19 (7.48%) SSADM
17 19 (7.48%) Migration
17 19 (7.48%) Workflow
17 19 (7.48%) Business Process Improvement
18 18 (7.09%) Programme Management
18 18 (7.09%) DSDM
18 18 (7.09%) SOA

BPR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.79%) Liferay
4 1 (0.39%) Confluence
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.39%) SAS
4 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (12.60%) MS Visio
2 17 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.69%) MS Office
3 12 (4.72%) MS Project
4 11 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.18%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (3.94%) SAP FI
1 10 (3.94%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.18%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (1.18%) SAP QM
3 2 (0.79%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.79%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.39%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.39%) Agresso
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.57%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.18%) Office 365
2 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.51%) HTTP
1 14 (5.51%) VLAN
2 5 (1.97%) Intranet
2 5 (1.97%) Firewall
3 1 (0.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) LDAP
3 1 (0.39%) LAN
3 1 (0.39%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.79%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.39%) Big Data
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 115 (45.28%) Finance
2 42 (16.54%) Banking
3 16 (6.30%) Local Government
4 15 (5.91%) Retail
5 14 (5.51%) Legal
6 10 (3.94%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.76%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.76%) Marketing
8 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.57%) Advertising
9 4 (1.57%) Law
10 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Automotive
11 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (64.17%) Analyst
2 151 (59.45%) Business Analyst
3 30 (11.81%) Project Manager
4 24 (9.45%) Senior Analyst
5 23 (9.06%) Senior Business Analyst
6 21 (8.27%) Architect
7 19 (7.48%) Consultant
8 14 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.12%) Process Analyst
10 11 (4.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 11 (4.33%) Business Process Analyst
11 10 (3.94%) Project Analyst
11 10 (3.94%) SAP Business Analyst
12 9 (3.54%) Technical Analyst
13 7 (2.76%) SAP Analyst
13 7 (2.76%) Data Analyst
14 6 (2.36%) Technical Business Analyst
14 6 (2.36%) Financial Business Analyst
15 5 (1.97%) Programme Manager
15 5 (1.97%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.51%) SOAP
2 12 (4.72%) Middleware
3 5 (1.97%) XML
4 3 (1.18%) FpML
5 2 (0.79%) Spring MVC
5 2 (0.79%) Spring
5 2 (0.79%) XML Messaging
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.91%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.76%) Data Integration
3 7 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.97%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.57%) Physics
5 4 (1.57%) NHS
5 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.18%) Statistics
6 3 (1.18%) Video Editing
7 2 (0.79%) Economics
7 2 (0.79%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.79%) Equities
7 2 (0.79%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.87%) Windows
2 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (35.04%) Business Analysis
2 54 (21.26%) Project Management
3 48 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (15.35%) GAP Analysis
4 39 (15.35%) PRINCE2
5 35 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (12.20%) Change Management
7 29 (11.42%) UML
8 27 (10.63%) Data Modelling
9 24 (9.45%) ITIL
10 22 (8.66%) Service Management
10 22 (8.66%) Six Sigma
11 21 (8.27%) BPMN
12 20 (7.87%) Business Transformation
12 20 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (7.87%) Asset Management
13 19 (7.48%) SSADM
13 19 (7.48%) Migration
13 19 (7.48%) Workflow
13 19 (7.48%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.27%) SQL
2 2 (0.79%) C
3 1 (0.39%) Java
3 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (6.69%) Degree
2 12 (4.72%) ISEB
3 7 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (2.36%) PMP
4 6 (2.36%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.79%) HND
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) IIBA
7 1 (0.39%) CBAP
7 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.51%) Basel III
1 14 (5.51%) Solvency II
1 14 (5.51%) Basel II
2 5 (1.97%) SLA
3 3 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 14 (5.51%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (7.87%) SAP
2 17 (6.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.91%) Citrix
4 14 (5.51%) HP
4 14 (5.51%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.54%) Oracle
6 4 (1.57%) Google
7 3 (1.18%) Vermilion
7 3 (1.18%) CA
7 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.18%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.18%) Kronos
8 2 (0.79%) Casewise
8 2 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.39%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.39%) Nintex
9 1 (0.39%) Twitter
9 1 (0.39%) Symantec
9 1 (0.39%) Lotus
9 1 (0.39%) CODA
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