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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 466 421 446
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +25
Contract jobs citing BPR 139 167 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 118 106
Average daily rate
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£400 £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £733 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
- +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.55%

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
42810 39105 41583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.76% 74.07% 71.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26917 24216 24104
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1096 1554
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 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 -41 135 £400 -7.51% 24
London -3 71 £400 -20.00% 10
South West -20 14 £475 +9.82%
South East -17 13 £400 +14.28% 6
City of London +26 12 £410 -9.89% 4
East of England -10 12 £375 +150.00% 1
North West -1 10 £270 -15.62% 3
Swindon -3 7 £475 +9.82%
Wiltshire -11 7 £475 +9.82%
West Midlands -18 7 £344 -19.11% 1
Manchester -8 6 £225 -29.68% 1
Yorkshire -10 6 £302 -32.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 5 £375 +7.14% 1
Milton Keynes -1 5 £375 +7.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 4 - - 1
Cambridge -1 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire -2 4 £326 -27.55%
Hertfordshire - 4 £375 -
Leeds +7 3 £350 -
Surrey -1 3 £525 +16.02% 1
East Midlands -7 3 £525 +54.41% 1
Bedfordshire -16 3 - -
Watford - 3 £413 -
Bristol - 3 £450 -
Sheffield +10 2 £225 -33.33% 1
South Yorkshire +2 2 £225 -33.33% 1
Dorset - 2 £403 -
Leicestershire +5 1 £425 +26.86%
Leicester +5 1 £425 +26.86%
Edinburgh -1 1 - -

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 119 (41.18%) Finance
2 87 (30.10%) Business Analysis
3 74 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (22.15%) Project Management
6 60 (20.76%) Banking
7 59 (20.42%) PRINCE2
8 47 (16.26%) Change Management
9 44 (15.22%) GAP Analysis
10 42 (14.53%) UML
11 39 (13.49%) MS Visio
12 38 (13.15%) Workflow
13 37 (12.80%) Degree
13 37 (12.80%) Data Modelling
14 34 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 31 (10.73%) Migration
16 30 (10.38%) BPMN
17 28 (9.69%) Business Transformation
18 27 (9.34%) Six Sigma
19 26 (9.00%) Programme Management
19 26 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
19 26 (9.00%) Systems Analysis
19 26 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 23 (7.96%) Investment Banking
20 23 (7.96%) SharePoint
20 23 (7.96%) SSADM
21 22 (7.61%) DSDM
21 22 (7.61%) Management Information System
21 22 (7.61%) Business Process Mapping
21 22 (7.61%) Analytical Skills

BPR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 23 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.04%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.35%) Liferay
5 1 (0.35%) Confluence
5 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.35%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) Lync
Applications
1 39 (13.49%) MS Visio
2 14 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.15%) MS Office
4 8 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.08%) MS Project
6 5 (1.73%) InfoPath
7 3 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.50%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (3.11%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (3.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.69%) MultiFonds
5 2 (0.69%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.35%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.35%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.35%) Agresso
6 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.46%) Office 365
2 4 (1.38%) SaaS
3 3 (1.04%) PaaS
3 3 (1.04%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.73%) Intranet
2 3 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.04%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
3 1 (0.35%) LAN
3 1 (0.35%) SMS
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.04%) MS Access
2 3 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.35%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.35%) MarkLogic
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 119 (41.18%) Finance
2 60 (20.76%) Banking
3 23 (7.96%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.92%) Local Government
5 18 (6.23%) Retail
6 13 (4.50%) Legal
7 11 (3.81%) Back Office
8 9 (3.11%) Billing
9 8 (2.77%) Front Office
10 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.73%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (1.04%) Private Banking
12 3 (1.04%) Marketing
13 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.69%) Automotive
13 2 (0.69%) Publishing
14 1 (0.35%) Games
14 1 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 174 (60.21%) Analyst
2 171 (59.17%) Business Analyst
3 31 (10.73%) Senior Business Analyst
3 31 (10.73%) Senior Analyst
4 29 (10.03%) Consultant
5 27 (9.34%) Project Manager
6 26 (9.00%) Architect
7 15 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (5.19%) Process Consultant
8 12 (4.15%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (3.81%) Business Systems Analyst
9 11 (3.81%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (3.46%) Programme Manager
10 10 (3.46%) Business Architect
10 10 (3.46%) IT Business Analyst
11 8 (2.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 8 (2.77%) Process Improvement Consultant
11 8 (2.77%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (2.77%) Senior Manager
11 8 (2.77%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.77%) XML
2 7 (2.42%) HTML
2 7 (2.42%) Middleware
3 6 (2.08%) HTML5
4 3 (1.04%) Java EE
4 3 (1.04%) J2EE
5 2 (0.69%) CSS
5 2 (0.69%) Web Services
5 2 (0.69%) .NET
5 2 (0.69%) XSLT
6 1 (0.35%) Flash
6 1 (0.35%) CGI
6 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.35%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.35%) LAMP
6 1 (0.35%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.61%) Management Information System
1 22 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.11%) Credit Risk
3 5 (1.73%) NHS
4 4 (1.38%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.38%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.04%) PMI
5 3 (1.04%) Open Source
5 3 (1.04%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.69%) Derivative
7 1 (0.35%) DTCC
7 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.69%) Windows
2 1 (0.35%) HPUX
2 1 (0.35%) Solaris
2 1 (0.35%) Linux
2 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (30.10%) Business Analysis
2 74 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (22.15%) Project Management
5 59 (20.42%) PRINCE2
6 47 (16.26%) Change Management
7 44 (15.22%) GAP Analysis
8 42 (14.53%) UML
9 38 (13.15%) Workflow
10 37 (12.80%) Data Modelling
11 34 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (10.73%) Migration
13 30 (10.38%) BPMN
14 28 (9.69%) Business Transformation
15 27 (9.34%) Six Sigma
16 26 (9.00%) Programme Management
16 26 (9.00%) Systems Analysis
16 26 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
16 26 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 23 (7.96%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.46%) SQL
2 4 (1.38%) VB
3 3 (1.04%) Java
4 1 (0.35%) Perl
4 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.35%) VBA
4 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (12.80%) Degree
2 17 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 16 (5.54%) ISEB
4 14 (4.84%) PMP
5 11 (3.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 10 (3.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.77%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.38%) AAT
9 4 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.38%) ACCA
9 4 (1.38%) CIMA
10 3 (1.04%) MBA
10 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.69%) IIBA
11 2 (0.69%) CBAP
11 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.23%) Basel III
2 17 (5.88%) Solvency II
2 17 (5.88%) Basel II
3 12 (4.15%) QA
4 2 (0.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) P3O
5 1 (0.35%) COREP
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.69%) IAG
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (6.57%) Oracle
2 18 (6.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.50%) SAP
4 8 (2.77%) Nintex
5 7 (2.42%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.08%) Remedy
7 5 (1.73%) JDA
8 4 (1.38%) IBM
9 3 (1.04%) BMC
9 3 (1.04%) Primavera
10 2 (0.69%) Twitter
10 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.35%) Talend
11 1 (0.35%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.35%) McAfee
11 1 (0.35%) Sony
11 1 (0.35%) Casewise
11 1 (0.35%) Northgate
11 1 (0.35%) Capita
11 1 (0.35%) Google
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