The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Process Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Analyst
Rank 531 480 445
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Analyst 75 94 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 60 90
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£450 £412 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -52.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52499 48968 54351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.83% 92.75% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29332 30408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2057 2099 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Business Process Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Process Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Process Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Process Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Process Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Process Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Business Process Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Process Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Process Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Process Analyst
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 Business Process Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -57 73 £438 +6.06% 7
London -16 33 £450 +5.88% 4
South East -2 18 £400 +14.28% 2
City of London +26 12 £475 +15.43% 2
West Midlands -12 5 £475 +27.94%
East of England -32 5 £160 +8.47%
Surrey +5 4 £400 -
East Midlands -4 4 £410 +13.10% 1
South West -33 3 £294 -30.88%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £160 -
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £375 +7.14% 1
Milton Keynes -2 2 £375 +7.14% 1
Scotland -8 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Luton - - - -
Malmesbury - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -

Business Process Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Process Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Process Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (24.63%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (23.88%) Finance
3 27 (20.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (20.15%) Business Analysis
3 27 (20.15%) Six Sigma
4 23 (17.16%) ITIL
5 21 (15.67%) MS Visio
5 21 (15.67%) Telecoms
6 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
7 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
8 14 (10.45%) Process Improvement
9 13 (9.70%) Lean Six Sigma
9 13 (9.70%) ISEB
10 12 (8.96%) Project Management
10 12 (8.96%) SAP
10 12 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (8.96%) BPMN
11 10 (7.46%) Process Management
11 10 (7.46%) Change Management
11 10 (7.46%) eTOM
12 9 (6.72%) Workflow
12 9 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
13 8 (5.97%) CBAP
13 8 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
13 8 (5.97%) Data Analysis
13 8 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (5.97%) MS Project
13 8 (5.97%) SharePoint

Business Process Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Process Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Process Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Visio
2 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.97%) MS Project
4 7 (5.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.75%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.75%) Summit
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.24%) MVNO
3 1 (0.75%) SMS
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.75%) Big Data
2 1 (0.75%) MS Access
2 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 32 (23.88%) Finance
2 21 (15.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.22%) Retail
3 7 (5.22%) Marketing
4 5 (3.73%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.99%) Back Office
5 4 (2.99%) Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Billing
6 2 (1.49%) Advertising
6 2 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Front Office
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Local Government
7 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) Web Services
1 1 (0.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.22%) Statistics
3 5 (3.73%) IVR
4 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) Social Media
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.75%) PMI
6 1 (0.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.75%) DTV
6 1 (0.75%) GIS
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) CMDB
6 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.15%) Six Sigma
1 27 (20.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 27 (20.15%) Business Analysis
2 23 (17.16%) ITIL
3 14 (10.45%) Process Improvement
4 13 (9.70%) Lean Six Sigma
5 12 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (8.96%) BPMN
5 12 (8.96%) Project Management
6 10 (7.46%) Process Management
6 10 (7.46%) Change Management
6 10 (7.46%) eTOM
7 9 (6.72%) Workflow
7 9 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.97%) Data Analysis
8 8 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.22%) Service Management
9 7 (5.22%) Quality Management
9 7 (5.22%) ERP
9 7 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.49%) C
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) ISEB
2 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.97%) CBAP
3 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (2.24%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.49%) Degree
7 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.75%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) COBIT
1 2 (1.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.96%) SAP
3 4 (2.99%) Genesys
4 3 (2.24%) BMC
4 3 (2.24%) Lotus
4 3 (2.24%) Remedy
5 2 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) Casewise
6 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.75%) Sage
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
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TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago