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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 541 545 528
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 59 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 23
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£438 £420 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £311 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £565 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
43473 40914 36692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.49% 75.97% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 25608 22030
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 £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1161 1201 1086
Average hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -5 55 £450 +2.27% 9
London -19 14 £474 +18.59% 4
South East -25 9 - - 1
North West -14 8 £300 -0.08% 1
East of England +6 7 £550 -
Northamptonshire +4 7 £518 +3.50%
Northampton +4 7 £518 +3.50%
East Midlands -6 7 £518 +3.50% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
West Midlands +1 4 £375 -
Manchester -13 4 £300 -0.08% 1
Ipswich - 4 £550 -
Suffolk - 4 £550 -
Scotland +3 3 £325 +3.17% 1
City of London -2 3 £550 - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £250 -
Liverpool - 3 £250 -
Yorkshire - 3 £288 - 1
Edinburgh -4 2 £325 +3.17% 1
Cambridge - 2 £510 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £510 -
Midlands - 2 £600 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 1
Wiltshire 0 1 £400 -20.98%
South West -1 1 £400 -20.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £200 -
Cumbria - 1 - -

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 60 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 48 (35.56%) Finance
3 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 38 (28.15%) Process Improvement
5 30 (22.22%) Change Management
6 26 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (19.26%) Windows
7 18 (13.33%) HP
7 18 (13.33%) Project Management
7 18 (13.33%) Process Management
8 17 (12.59%) BPR
8 17 (12.59%) .NET
9 16 (11.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (11.85%) Business Transformation
9 16 (11.85%) SDLC
10 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
11 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
12 13 (9.63%) ITIL
12 13 (9.63%) Client/Server
12 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
12 13 (9.63%) Kofax
13 12 (8.89%) Service Management
13 12 (8.89%) HTTP
13 12 (8.89%) Citrix
13 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
13 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (8.89%) SOAP
13 12 (8.89%) XML
13 12 (8.89%) VLAN

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (5.19%) Documentum
2 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) Confluence
3 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) Niku Workbench
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.96%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.74%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.74%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) HTTP
1 12 (8.89%) VLAN
2 4 (2.96%) Network Security
2 4 (2.96%) ATM
3 2 (1.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.48%) MS Access
2 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) JIRA
2 3 (2.22%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.48%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 48 (35.56%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Retail
3 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.19%) Banking
5 4 (2.96%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.96%) Advertising
5 4 (2.96%) Front Office
5 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 60 (44.44%) Analyst
2 52 (38.52%) Business Analyst
3 26 (19.26%) Consultant
4 12 (8.89%) Architect
4 12 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
6 9 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 8 (5.93%) Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (5.93%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Process Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Functional Consultant
10 5 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Business Process Analyst
10 5 (3.70%) Technical Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Business Consultant
10 5 (3.70%) Technical Services Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Technical Business Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Integration Architect
11 4 (2.96%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.59%) .NET
2 12 (8.89%) SOAP
2 12 (8.89%) XML
3 10 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.67%) ADO
5 2 (1.48%) J2EE
5 2 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.48%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.74%) FpML
6 1 (0.74%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.74%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.63%) Client/Server
2 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.15%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 7 (5.19%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.70%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.96%) iSeries
8 3 (2.22%) Equities
8 3 (2.22%) Derivative
8 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.48%) Statistics
10 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.74%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.74%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.26%) Windows
2 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.44%) UNIX
4 2 (1.48%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 38 (28.15%) Process Improvement
3 30 (22.22%) Change Management
4 26 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (13.33%) Project Management
5 18 (13.33%) Process Management
6 17 (12.59%) BPR
7 16 (11.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (11.85%) Business Transformation
7 16 (11.85%) SDLC
8 15 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (9.63%) ITIL
10 12 (8.89%) Service Management
11 11 (8.15%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (8.15%) Resource Management
11 11 (8.15%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 11 (8.15%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (7.41%) Performance Management
12 10 (7.41%) Risk Management
13 9 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.15%) C#
2 9 (6.67%) VB
3 6 (4.44%) SQL
4 5 (3.70%) Java
5 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.22%) Perl
6 2 (1.48%) Python
6 2 (1.48%) C
7 1 (0.74%) X++
7 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.74%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.74%) SOQL
7 1 (0.74%) VBScript
7 1 (0.74%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Degree
2 7 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.44%) ISEB
3 6 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.70%) CIMA
5 4 (2.96%) MOS
5 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (2.22%) ACCA
7 2 (1.48%) HND
7 2 (1.48%) MCP
7 2 (1.48%) MCTS
7 2 (1.48%) IIBA
8 1 (0.74%) CBAP
8 1 (0.74%) APMP
8 1 (0.74%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.74%) MCSD
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.74%) PMP
8 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) SLA
2 3 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.74%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.33%) HP
3 13 (9.63%) Kofax
4 12 (8.89%) Citrix
4 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.67%) EMC
6 7 (5.19%) Oracle
7 6 (4.44%) BMC
7 6 (4.44%) NetApp
7 6 (4.44%) NetScout
7 6 (4.44%) Cisco
8 4 (2.96%) SAP
9 2 (1.48%) Solace
9 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.74%) Niku
10 1 (0.74%) OpenText
10 1 (0.74%) Netezza
10 1 (0.74%) Tradeweb
10 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
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