The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Management
Rank 374 393 357
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Contract jobs citing Process Management 255 222 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.54% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 158 110
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £21.91 £30.00 £26.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.96% +12.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.91 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-26.96% -1.63%

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
43377 40891 36780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.51% 75.98% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27946 25555 22092
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 1169 1209 1083
Average hourly rate £28.50 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -10.08%
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 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Process Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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 +17 229 £425 +6.25% 49
London +7 96 £500 +23.07% 20
South East -22 43 £425 +13.33% 6
North West +2 27 £473 +26.00% 8
City of London +4 24 £410 -3.52% 10
Scotland 0 21 £325 -7.14% 5
East of England +10 17 £279 -38.05% 1
Yorkshire 0 16 £325 +44.44%
Edinburgh -1 15 £375 +7.14% 3
West Midlands +7 13 £350 - 8
Hampshire +4 11 £420 +69.69%
Manchester -1 11 £470 +63.47% 4
West Yorkshire -9 11 £325 -
South West -19 11 £375 -16.66% 5
Berkshire -6 10 £365 -21.08% 3
Cheshire -8 7 £475 - 2
Hertfordshire - 7 £285 - 1
Southampton - 7 £423 -
Leeds - 7 £325 -
West Sussex -17 6 £469 -8.08%
Lancashire +9 5 £475 +26.66% 2
Surrey -10 5 £425 +17.24% 2
Worthing -12 5 £500 -
Warwick - 5 £350 - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £350 - 2
Dorset +3 4 £360 - 2
Norfolk +2 4 £170 -72.58%
Milton Keynes +2 4 £613 +63.33%
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £613 +63.33%
East Sussex -9 4 £413 +0.91%

Process Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 156 (31.14%) Finance
2 96 (19.16%) Project Management
3 93 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (16.37%) ITIL
5 81 (16.17%) Banking
6 79 (15.77%) Microsoft
7 68 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (12.97%) Windows
9 64 (12.77%) Change Management
10 61 (12.18%) Business Analysis
10 61 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
11 59 (11.78%) Java
12 57 (11.38%) Workflow
13 49 (9.78%) SDLC
14 48 (9.58%) Linux
15 47 (9.38%) Degree
16 46 (9.18%) SQL Server
17 44 (8.78%) PRINCE2
17 44 (8.78%) UNIX
17 44 (8.78%) IBM
18 43 (8.58%) .NET
18 43 (8.58%) SQL
19 41 (8.18%) SOA
20 39 (7.78%) MS Visio
20 39 (7.78%) C#
21 38 (7.58%) Web Services
22 37 (7.39%) MS Excel
23 36 (7.19%) Oracle
23 36 (7.19%) Security Cleared
24 35 (6.99%) Service Management

Process Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 24 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.59%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (1.80%) JBoss
5 8 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.60%) Documentum
5 8 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (1.40%) WebSphere Process Server
6 7 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.20%) FileNet
8 5 (1.00%) IIS
8 5 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.80%) WorkSite
9 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.60%) Oracle BPEL
10 3 (0.60%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.40%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 39 (7.78%) MS Visio
2 37 (7.39%) MS Excel
3 32 (6.39%) MS Office
4 30 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.00%) MS Project
6 6 (1.20%) SPSS
7 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (4.19%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) AWD
5 1 (0.20%) Agresso
5 1 (0.20%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.20%) HFM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) TeleForm
5 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) SaaS
1 4 (0.80%) PaaS
1 4 (0.80%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.59%) SAN
2 22 (4.39%) Firewall
3 17 (3.39%) LAN
3 17 (3.39%) WAN
4 14 (2.79%) VPN
5 12 (2.40%) SSL
5 12 (2.40%) MPLS
6 9 (1.80%) Network Security
7 8 (1.60%) VLAN
7 8 (1.60%) NetScaler
7 8 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (1.60%) SNMP
7 8 (1.60%) SMTP
8 7 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.40%) Internet
9 6 (1.20%) DNS
10 5 (1.00%) ADSL
11 4 (0.80%) ISDN
11 4 (0.80%) DHCP
11 4 (0.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.40%) Big Data
4 10 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.40%) MySQL
7 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.60%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.40%) MS Access
10 2 (0.40%) OLTP
10 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.40%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.40%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (4.59%) Visual Studio
1 23 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.00%) NUnit
3 8 (1.60%) MSTest
3 8 (1.60%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.20%) JIRA
5 5 (1.00%) Lombardi
6 4 (0.80%) Maven
6 4 (0.80%) Ant
7 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.60%) Toad
7 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.40%) Subversion
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.40%) Grunt
8 2 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.40%) Bower
9 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.20%) NetBeans
General
1 156 (31.14%) Finance
2 81 (16.17%) Banking
3 33 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 31 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.59%) Retail
6 23 (4.59%) Manufacturing
6 23 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (3.99%) Legal
8 18 (3.59%) Front Office
9 10 (2.00%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.80%) Back Office
11 8 (1.60%) Billing
11 8 (1.60%) Retail Banking
12 7 (1.40%) Marketing
13 6 (1.20%) Publishing
14 3 (0.60%) Automotive
14 3 (0.60%) Law
14 3 (0.60%) German Language
14 3 (0.60%) Local Government
15 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 124 (24.75%) Analyst
2 100 (19.96%) Business Analyst
3 92 (18.36%) Architect
4 61 (12.18%) Developer
5 55 (10.98%) Project Manager
6 40 (7.98%) Solutions Architect
7 28 (5.59%) Consultant
8 16 (3.19%) Java Developer
8 16 (3.19%) Business Architect
9 14 (2.79%) Administrator
10 13 (2.59%) Service Manager
10 13 (2.59%) Integration Specialist
11 12 (2.40%) Change Analyst
12 11 (2.20%) Technical Architect
13 10 (2.00%) Business Manager
14 9 (1.80%) Coordinator
14 9 (1.80%) Designer
14 9 (1.80%) Telecoms Business Analyst
15 8 (1.60%) C# .NET Developer
15 8 (1.60%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.58%) .NET
2 38 (7.58%) Web Services
3 30 (5.99%) XML
4 23 (4.59%) .NET Framework
5 18 (3.59%) FIX Protocol
6 15 (2.99%) Middleware
6 15 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 14 (2.79%) SOAP
8 13 (2.59%) J2EE
8 13 (2.59%) ADO
8 13 (2.59%) EJB
9 10 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (1.60%) Entity Framework
11 8 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (1.60%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (1.60%) ADO.NET
12 7 (1.40%) CSS
12 7 (1.40%) jQuery
13 6 (1.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.99%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.99%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.39%) Client/Server
5 20 (3.99%) PMI
6 17 (3.39%) Informatics
7 15 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.20%) User Experience
10 9 (1.80%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.80%) CMDB
10 9 (1.80%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.60%) PKI
11 8 (1.60%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.40%) Reference Data
13 5 (1.00%) LPAR
14 4 (0.80%) Equities
14 4 (0.80%) Replication
15 3 (0.60%) Fixed Income
15 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 65 (12.97%) Windows
2 48 (9.58%) Linux
3 44 (8.78%) UNIX
4 12 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.20%) MVS
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (19.16%) Project Management
2 93 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (16.37%) ITIL
4 68 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (12.77%) Change Management
6 61 (12.18%) Business Analysis
7 57 (11.38%) Workflow
8 49 (9.78%) SDLC
9 44 (8.78%) PRINCE2
10 41 (8.18%) SOA
11 35 (6.99%) Service Management
12 33 (6.59%) Scrum
13 31 (6.19%) CRM
13 31 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (5.79%) Validation
15 27 (5.39%) Asset Management
15 27 (5.39%) TOGAF
16 25 (4.99%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (4.79%) Waterfall
17 24 (4.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (11.78%) Java
2 43 (8.58%) SQL
3 39 (7.78%) C#
4 34 (6.79%) Perl
5 33 (6.59%) Python
6 28 (5.59%) Shell Script
7 23 (4.59%) C++
8 22 (4.39%) JavaScript
9 15 (2.99%) VB
10 13 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.00%) Ruby
12 3 (0.60%) XQuery
12 3 (0.60%) Scala
13 2 (0.40%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.40%) C
13 2 (0.40%) ABAP
13 2 (0.40%) PHP
13 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (9.38%) Degree
2 36 (7.19%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.79%) SC Cleared
4 30 (5.99%) PMI Certification
5 18 (3.59%) ISEB
6 14 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.20%) PMP
8 10 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 5 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.00%) CCNP
12 4 (0.80%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.80%) VCAP
13 3 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 3 (0.60%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.19%) QA
2 16 (3.19%) GMP
2 16 (3.19%) GxP
3 15 (2.99%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 11 (2.20%) SLA
5 10 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (1.60%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.00%) EMIR
9 4 (0.80%) FATCA
10 3 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.60%) COBIT
11 2 (0.40%) MiFID
11 2 (0.40%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.20%) P3O
12 1 (0.20%) TickIT
12 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.39%) vSphere
4 14 (2.79%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.60%) XenServer
5 8 (1.60%) vCloud
6 4 (0.80%) XenApp
6 4 (0.80%) Xen
7 1 (0.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.20%) Samba
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 79 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.78%) IBM
3 36 (7.19%) Oracle
4 24 (4.79%) VMware
5 21 (4.19%) HP
6 18 (3.59%) Cisco
7 17 (3.39%) Citrix
8 16 (3.19%) Kofax
9 14 (2.79%) SAP
10 12 (2.40%) Juniper
10 12 (2.40%) Remedy
11 9 (1.80%) Dell
11 9 (1.80%) Hitachi
11 9 (1.80%) Pega
12 8 (1.60%) Brocade
12 8 (1.60%) F5
12 8 (1.60%) EMC
12 8 (1.60%) CommVault
12 8 (1.60%) NetApp
12 8 (1.60%) CheckPoint
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