The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills 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 Improvement over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 570 570 526
Rank change year-on-year
0 -44
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 63 40 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.072% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.094% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 46
Average daily rate
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£488 £405 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -9.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £570 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.00

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
45685 42476 39076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.04% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29782 26353 24011
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1243 1161 1109
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Process Improvement
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 Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +15 57 £488 +20.00% 18
London +2 13 £450 +8.10% 7
East Midlands -4 9 £495 +6.96% 2
South East -21 9 £355 -11.07% 5
West Midlands +14 7 £555 +48.00%
Northampton +4 7 £495 +4.10%
Northamptonshire 0 7 £495 +6.96%
South West -1 7 £488 -2.50% 3
Wiltshire +9 6 £488 -2.50%
Swindon +2 6 £488 -2.50%
North West -29 6 £505 +137.64% 1
East of England - 6 £313 -
Manchester -16 5 £505 +137.64% 1
Cambridge - 5 £313 -
Shropshire - 5 £555 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £313 -
Milton Keynes -5 4 £344 -34.52% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £344 -34.52% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £355 -
Telford - 4 £600 -
Salford - 3 £555 -
City of London +8 2 £500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 2
Midlands +3 1 £550 +52.77%
Hampshire -3 1 £459 +15.19% 1
Docklands, London -7 1 £500 -
Oldham - 1 £375 -
Andover - 1 £459 -
Oxford - 1 £355 -
Liverpool - 1 - -

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 56 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 54 (38.57%) Finance
3 45 (32.14%) Process Improvement
4 40 (28.57%) Change Management
5 38 (27.14%) Microsoft
6 33 (23.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (16.43%) Project Management
8 19 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (12.86%) SDLC
9 18 (12.86%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (12.14%) Process Management
10 17 (12.14%) GAP Analysis
10 17 (12.14%) .NET
11 16 (11.43%) SQL Server
11 16 (11.43%) SAP
11 16 (11.43%) Use Case
12 15 (10.71%) Windows
12 15 (10.71%) Business Transformation
13 14 (10.00%) Client/Server
14 13 (9.29%) Kofax
14 13 (9.29%) Migration
14 13 (9.29%) Retail
15 12 (8.57%) Degree
15 12 (8.57%) Resource Management
15 12 (8.57%) Manufacturing
15 12 (8.57%) PRINCE2
15 12 (8.57%) XML
15 12 (8.57%) MS Excel
16 11 (7.86%) ITIL

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.00%) Documentum
3 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.71%) Confluence
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.43%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.86%) MS Office
4 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.71%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (6.43%) SAP PS
2 6 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.71%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.71%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) Network Security
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
2 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.86%) MS Access
3 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) JIRA
2 3 (2.14%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.43%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 54 (38.57%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Retail
3 12 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.43%) Banking
5 6 (4.29%) Front Office
6 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Automotive
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 72 (51.43%) Analyst
2 62 (44.29%) Business Analyst
3 18 (12.86%) Project Manager
4 13 (9.29%) Consultant
5 12 (8.57%) Architect
6 11 (7.86%) Process Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Business Process Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
9 6 (4.29%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.57%) SAP Project Manager
10 5 (3.57%) Technical Manager
10 5 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.57%) Technical Services Manager
10 5 (3.57%) SAP Manager
10 5 (3.57%) Dynamics AX Consultant
11 4 (2.86%) Process Improvement Analyst
11 4 (2.86%) Integration Architect
11 4 (2.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.14%) .NET
2 12 (8.57%) XML
3 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.43%) ADO
5 4 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.43%) J2EE
6 2 (1.43%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.71%) Middleware
7 1 (0.71%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 11 (7.86%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.43%) N-Tier
4 9 (6.43%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.29%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.57%) iSeries
6 5 (3.57%) Equities
7 4 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.43%) Derivative
8 2 (1.43%) Statistics
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) FMCG
9 1 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.71%) Windows
2 7 (5.00%) UNIX
3 2 (1.43%) Solaris
3 2 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 45 (32.14%) Process Improvement
3 40 (28.57%) Change Management
4 33 (23.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (16.43%) Project Management
6 19 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.86%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (12.86%) SDLC
8 17 (12.14%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (12.14%) Process Management
9 16 (11.43%) Use Case
10 15 (10.71%) Business Transformation
11 13 (9.29%) Migration
12 12 (8.57%) PRINCE2
12 12 (8.57%) Resource Management
13 11 (7.86%) Performance Management
13 11 (7.86%) Six Sigma
13 11 (7.86%) ITIL
13 11 (7.86%) Waterfall
14 10 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.86%) C#
2 9 (6.43%) VB
3 7 (5.00%) SQL
4 5 (3.57%) Java
4 5 (3.57%) Perl
5 4 (2.86%) Python
6 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.43%) C
8 1 (0.71%) X++
8 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Degree
2 9 (6.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.00%) ISEB
5 5 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (3.57%) CIMA
5 5 (3.57%) MOS
6 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.14%) HND
7 3 (2.14%) ACCA
8 2 (1.43%) MCP
8 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.43%) MCTS
9 1 (0.71%) MBA
9 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.71%) PMP
9 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.71%) MCSD
9 1 (0.71%) HNC
9 1 (0.71%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.43%) SAP
3 13 (9.29%) Kofax
4 9 (6.43%) EMC
5 7 (5.00%) Oracle
6 6 (4.29%) BMC
6 6 (4.29%) NetApp
6 6 (4.29%) Cisco
6 6 (4.29%) HP
6 6 (4.29%) NetScout
7 2 (1.43%) Tableau
7 2 (1.43%) Solace
7 2 (1.43%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.71%) Niku
8 1 (0.71%) OpenText
8 1 (0.71%) Netezza
8 1 (0.71%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
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