The first table below looks at the demand for Process Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Management
Rank 398 388 400
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Process Management 195 158 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.46% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 86 116
Average daily rate £450 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Average hourly rate £31.25 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

Process Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Process Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Process Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Process Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Process Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Management within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Process Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Process Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Process Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Process Management
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 Process Management within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -75 163 £400 - 39
London -14 68 £400 -17.94% 20
South East -11 28 £363 -3.33% 8
South West -5 23 £450 +20.00% 2
Wales - 23 £475 -
North West -2 21 £400 -11.11% 5
City of London -10 20 £500 +1.26% 7
Bristol +3 16 £475 +48.43%
Cardiff - 16 £475 -
South Wales - 16 £475 -
Scotland +3 13 £265 -22.90%
Edinburgh -16 11 £250 -
Surrey -3 10 £363 -7.05% 2
West Midlands -19 10 £363 -14.70% 1
East of England -23 8 £275 +34.14%
Manchester - 8 £346 - 2
Cheshire -6 7 £425 - 2
Somerset - 6 £400 - 1
Hampshire +9 5 - -
Berkshire -13 5 £300 -62.50% 2
Staines - 4 £379 - 1
Coventry -7 3 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £200 -
Lancashire - 3 £425 - 1
Kent +3 2 £500 +42.85%
Warwickshire -1 2 - -
Hertfordshire -7 2 £275 -
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £438 +21.52% 1
East Midlands -26 2 £320 +47.97% 1
Cambridge - 2 £200 -

Process Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Process Management 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 Process Management.

1 87 (23.32%) Project Management
1 87 (23.32%) Finance
2 62 (16.62%) Java
3 59 (15.82%) ITIL
4 54 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (14.48%) Change Management
5 51 (13.67%) Service Management
6 46 (12.33%) Web Services
6 46 (12.33%) Banking
7 44 (11.80%) PRINCE2
8 43 (11.53%) Oracle
8 43 (11.53%) TDD
9 42 (11.26%) BDD
10 39 (10.46%) OO
11 38 (10.19%) Web Development
11 38 (10.19%) Scala
12 32 (8.58%) SVG
12 32 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
13 31 (8.31%) CouchDB
13 31 (8.31%) Cloud Computing
13 31 (8.31%) Play Framework
13 31 (8.31%) Batik
14 30 (8.04%) Service Delivery
14 30 (8.04%) Akka
15 29 (7.77%) MS Visio
16 28 (7.51%) Microsoft
16 28 (7.51%) MS Excel
16 28 (7.51%) SQL
16 28 (7.51%) SAP

Process Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Process Management 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 Process Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.68%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.07%) IIS
3 4 (1.07%) Apache
3 4 (1.07%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.07%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.80%) FileNet
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.54%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.27%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.27%) Node.js
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (7.77%) MS Visio
2 28 (7.51%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.02%) MS Office
4 8 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (4.02%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.07%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (1.07%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.07%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.80%) Summit
4 3 (0.80%) Agresso
5 2 (0.54%) HFM
5 2 (0.54%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.27%) AWD
6 1 (0.27%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (0.27%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (8.31%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.80%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.61%) Intranet
2 5 (1.34%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.34%) Internet
3 3 (0.80%) DNS
3 3 (0.80%) DHCP
4 2 (0.54%) 2G
4 2 (0.54%) Extranet
4 2 (0.54%) 3G
4 2 (0.54%) HTTP
4 2 (0.54%) LAN
5 1 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
5 1 (0.27%) LDAP
5 1 (0.27%) IPv4
5 1 (0.27%) IPv6
5 1 (0.27%) WAN
5 1 (0.27%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) BGP
5 1 (0.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.31%) CouchDB
2 18 (4.83%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.22%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.07%) MySQL
7 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.80%) MS Access
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (2.14%) JIRA
1 8 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.61%) Subversion
3 5 (1.34%) MSTest
3 5 (1.34%) NUnit
3 5 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.34%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.07%) Selenium
4 4 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.80%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.80%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.80%) Toad
6 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.54%) Maven
6 2 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.54%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.54%) RSpec
7 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 87 (23.32%) Finance
2 46 (12.33%) Banking
3 19 (5.09%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.22%) Retail
6 11 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.41%) Legal
8 8 (2.14%) Publishing
9 7 (1.88%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.88%) Marketing
10 5 (1.34%) Dutch Language
10 5 (1.34%) Local Government
10 5 (1.34%) Back Office
11 3 (0.80%) French Language
11 3 (0.80%) Law
11 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.54%) Front Office
12 2 (0.54%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 74 (19.84%) Analyst
2 58 (15.55%) Developer
3 53 (14.21%) Business Analyst
4 34 (9.12%) Project Manager
5 32 (8.58%) Architect
6 31 (8.31%) Scala Developer
7 23 (6.17%) Consultant
8 17 (4.56%) Business Manager
8 17 (4.56%) Service Manager
9 14 (3.75%) Process Manager
10 13 (3.49%) Transition Manager
10 13 (3.49%) Process Analyst
11 12 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (2.95%) Change Manager
12 11 (2.95%) Test Manager
13 9 (2.41%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (2.41%) QA Manager
14 8 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (2.14%) Incident Manager
14 8 (2.14%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.33%) Web Services
2 32 (8.58%) SVG
3 31 (8.31%) Play Framework
3 31 (8.31%) Batik
4 30 (8.04%) Akka
5 24 (6.43%) .NET
6 19 (5.09%) XML
7 15 (4.02%) HTML
8 10 (2.68%) CSS
9 8 (2.14%) SOAP
9 8 (2.14%) HTML5
10 7 (1.88%) J2EE
11 6 (1.61%) Ajax
11 6 (1.61%) CSS3
12 5 (1.34%) JSON
12 5 (1.34%) jQuery
12 5 (1.34%) ASP.NET
13 4 (1.07%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.07%) Middleware
13 4 (1.07%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.56%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.14%) NHS
3 6 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 5 (1.34%) Social Media
5 4 (1.07%) RIA
5 4 (1.07%) Credit Risk
6 3 (0.80%) Open Source
6 3 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.80%) PMI
6 3 (0.80%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.80%) Equities
7 2 (0.54%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.54%) CMDB
7 2 (0.54%) FMCG
7 2 (0.54%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.75%) Windows
2 10 (2.68%) UNIX
3 6 (1.61%) Linux
4 5 (1.34%) Android
5 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.27%) HPUX
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) VMS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (23.32%) Project Management
2 59 (15.82%) ITIL
3 54 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (14.48%) Change Management
4 51 (13.67%) Service Management
5 44 (11.80%) PRINCE2
6 43 (11.53%) TDD
7 42 (11.26%) BDD
8 39 (10.46%) OO
9 38 (10.19%) Web Development
10 32 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (8.04%) Service Delivery
12 28 (7.51%) Workflow
12 28 (7.51%) Business Analysis
13 27 (7.24%) Migration
13 27 (7.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (6.70%) Risk Management
15 22 (5.90%) CRM
16 21 (5.63%) ITSM
16 21 (5.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 62 (16.62%) Java
2 38 (10.19%) Scala
3 28 (7.51%) SQL
4 14 (3.75%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.49%) PL/SQL
6 12 (3.22%) C#
7 8 (2.14%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.88%) Perl
9 5 (1.34%) C
10 3 (0.80%) Ruby
10 3 (0.80%) PHP
10 3 (0.80%) VB
11 2 (0.54%) AWK
11 2 (0.54%) SQR
11 2 (0.54%) VBA
11 2 (0.54%) VBScript
11 2 (0.54%) C++
11 2 (0.54%) sed
12 1 (0.27%) PHP5
12 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (5.36%) Degree
2 12 (3.22%) ISEB
2 12 (3.22%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (2.14%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.07%) PMP
7 4 (1.07%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.80%) CAPM
8 3 (0.80%) CIMA
9 2 (0.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.27%) PgMP
10 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.27%) APMP
10 1 (0.27%) MCITP
10 1 (0.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.70%) QA
2 11 (2.95%) ISO 9000
3 8 (2.14%) SLA
4 7 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.88%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.07%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.80%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.54%) COBIT
7 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.27%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.27%) XenApp
3 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.27%) MetaFrame
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.07%) Control-M
3 2 (0.54%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.27%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 43 (11.53%) Oracle
2 28 (7.51%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.51%) SAP
3 18 (4.83%) IBM
4 11 (2.95%) Sun
5 7 (1.88%) Informatica
5 7 (1.88%) HP
6 6 (1.61%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.07%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.07%) Remedy
7 4 (1.07%) Siebel
7 4 (1.07%) Citrix
7 4 (1.07%) JBoss
8 3 (0.80%) Google
8 3 (0.80%) Lotus
8 3 (0.80%) ATG
8 3 (0.80%) VMware
9 2 (0.54%) Metastorm
9 2 (0.54%) Kofax
9 2 (0.54%) ILOG
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