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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Management
Rank 409 384 369
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -15
Contract jobs citing Process Management 191 205 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.54% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 120 76
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£438 £384 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -9.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £343 £400
% change year-on-year
+24.08% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +12.50%

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
41096 38070 35468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.49% 73.77% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26903 23461 20857
Average daily rate £421 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1109 1170 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -48 171 £438 +15.13% 45
London -13 84 £459 +14.68% 20
South East -3 41 £438 +20.68% 7
City of London +3 21 £445 +4.70% 8
West Midlands -5 14 £345 +6.15% 1
Oxfordshire -12 13 £475 +115.90% 1
Scotland +4 11 £350 -
East Midlands +7 10 £425 +45.29% 3
Berkshire +4 10 £425 +12.58% 2
Surrey - 10 £438 - 1
South West -22 8 £463 -31.48% 5
North West -22 7 £450 +38.46% 2
Cheshire +14 6 £456 -8.75%
East of England -16 6 £259 +3.40% 4
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £464 +62.71% 1
Wiltshire -9 5 £575 +15.00% 5
Nottingham - 5 £464 - 1
Birmingham -2 4 £258 -6.36% 1
Swindon -6 4 £575 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £263 -34.37% 1
Bracknell - 4 £425 -
Knutsford +8 3 £450 -10.00%
Hertfordshire 0 2 - - 2
Peterborough -8 2 £189 -16.22%
Cambridgeshire -12 2 £189 -16.22% 1
Milton Keynes -12 2 £413 +3.12% 1
Hampshire -22 2 £320 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £356 -
Watford - 2 - - 2
Reading +17 1 £425 +21.42% 2

Process Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 95 (26.46%) Finance
2 71 (19.78%) ITIL
3 65 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (16.71%) Microsoft
5 53 (14.76%) Project Management
5 53 (14.76%) Workflow
6 52 (14.48%) Oracle
7 50 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (12.26%) Banking
9 42 (11.70%) Java
10 41 (11.42%) SQL
11 38 (10.58%) Business Analysis
12 35 (9.75%) XML
13 32 (8.91%) Windows
13 32 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (8.64%) Degree
15 30 (8.36%) Scrum
16 29 (8.08%) SharePoint
16 29 (8.08%) .NET
17 28 (7.80%) PRINCE2
17 28 (7.80%) MS Visio
18 27 (7.52%) SQL Server
18 27 (7.52%) Service Delivery
19 26 (7.24%) Change Management
19 26 (7.24%) Six Sigma
20 25 (6.96%) Service Management
21 23 (6.41%) WebSphere
22 22 (6.13%) BPMN
22 22 (6.13%) SAP

Process Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.41%) WebSphere
3 18 (5.01%) Oracle Workflow
4 17 (4.74%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.90%) CMS
6 12 (3.34%) Apache
7 10 (2.79%) Alfresco
8 6 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.67%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.67%) JBoss
9 5 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.84%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.56%) Lync
12 2 (0.56%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 28 (7.80%) MS Visio
2 22 (6.13%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.90%) MS Office
5 6 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.06%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.11%) Agresso
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.28%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (0.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.79%) Firewall
2 7 (1.95%) SAN
2 7 (1.95%) DNS
2 7 (1.95%) DHCP
3 6 (1.67%) Internet
4 5 (1.39%) Broadband
4 5 (1.39%) WAN
4 5 (1.39%) NAS
5 4 (1.11%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.11%) LAN
5 4 (1.11%) PBX
6 3 (0.84%) MPLS
6 3 (0.84%) SMTP
6 3 (0.84%) HTTP
6 3 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.84%) VPN
6 3 (0.84%) Network Security
7 2 (0.56%) FTP
7 2 (0.56%) SSL
7 2 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (3.62%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.06%) MySQL
4 7 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.39%) Big Data
5 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.11%) MS Access
7 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.56%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.56%) DB2
9 1 (0.28%) EDMS
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.28%) OLTP
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (4.46%) Maven
2 13 (3.62%) JIRA
3 12 (3.34%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.79%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.79%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.67%) Ant
7 5 (1.39%) Subversion
8 4 (1.11%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.84%) Toad
9 3 (0.84%) NUnit
9 3 (0.84%) Lombardi
9 3 (0.84%) Hudson
9 3 (0.84%) MSTest
10 2 (0.56%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.56%) MSI
11 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.28%) JUnit
11 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 95 (26.46%) Finance
2 44 (12.26%) Banking
3 19 (5.29%) Publishing
4 15 (4.18%) Retail
5 13 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.62%) Back Office
6 11 (3.06%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.06%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.51%) Marketing
8 8 (2.23%) Legal
9 7 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.39%) Advertising
11 4 (1.11%) Billing
11 4 (1.11%) Automotive
11 4 (1.11%) Front Office
12 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.28%) Electronics
13 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 105 (29.25%) Analyst
2 87 (24.23%) Business Analyst
3 55 (15.32%) Developer
4 26 (7.24%) Consultant
5 21 (5.85%) Project Manager
6 16 (4.46%) Java Developer
7 14 (3.90%) Architect
8 13 (3.62%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.34%) .NET Developer
9 12 (3.34%) Process Analyst
10 11 (3.06%) Business Process Analyst
10 11 (3.06%) Senior Business Analyst
10 11 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (3.06%) Service Manager
11 9 (2.51%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (2.51%) SQL Developer
11 9 (2.51%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (2.51%) Designer
12 8 (2.23%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (2.23%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.75%) XML
2 29 (8.08%) .NET
3 19 (5.29%) SOAP
3 19 (5.29%) HTML
4 18 (5.01%) CSS
5 17 (4.74%) Web Services
6 16 (4.46%) Spring
7 15 (4.18%) Middleware
8 14 (3.90%) HTML5
8 14 (3.90%) Hibernate
8 14 (3.90%) EJB
9 13 (3.62%) Java EE
9 13 (3.62%) RESTful
10 11 (3.06%) JSON
10 11 (3.06%) CSS3
10 11 (3.06%) EJB 3.0
11 9 (2.51%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 7 (1.95%) jQuery
13 6 (1.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.06%) Statistics
4 10 (2.79%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.23%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.95%) User Experience
7 5 (1.39%) Machine to Machine
8 4 (1.11%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.84%) NHS
9 3 (0.84%) Derivative
9 3 (0.84%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.56%) FMCG
10 2 (0.56%) Open Source
10 2 (0.56%) PKI
10 2 (0.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.91%) Windows
2 21 (5.85%) UNIX
3 19 (5.29%) Linux
4 10 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.11%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.56%) Android
7 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.78%) ITIL
2 65 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (14.76%) Project Management
3 53 (14.76%) Workflow
4 44 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (10.58%) Business Analysis
6 32 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (8.36%) Scrum
8 28 (7.80%) PRINCE2
9 27 (7.52%) Service Delivery
10 26 (7.24%) Change Management
10 26 (7.24%) Six Sigma
11 25 (6.96%) Service Management
12 22 (6.13%) BPMN
12 22 (6.13%) SOA
13 21 (5.85%) UML
14 19 (5.29%) Process Improvement
14 19 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (4.74%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.70%) Java
2 41 (11.42%) SQL
3 16 (4.46%) C#
4 13 (3.62%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.34%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.79%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.95%) Python
8 6 (1.67%) Perl
9 5 (1.39%) C
10 4 (1.11%) Ruby
11 3 (0.84%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.56%) XPath
12 2 (0.56%) PHP
12 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.28%) C++
13 1 (0.28%) VBScript
13 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (8.64%) Degree
2 21 (5.85%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.18%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.23%) PMP
5 8 (2.23%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.67%) MCITP
7 6 (1.67%) MCSE
7 6 (1.67%) ISEB
8 5 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.39%) CCNA
9 4 (1.11%) CCDP
9 4 (1.11%) CCNP
9 4 (1.11%) ACCA
9 4 (1.11%) CIMA
10 3 (0.84%) CISSP
10 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.34%) QA
2 11 (3.06%) SLA
2 11 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.11%) EMIR
4 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.56%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.56%) BS7799
5 2 (0.56%) GAAP
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) GxP
6 1 (0.28%) GAMP
6 1 (0.28%) GMP
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 15 (4.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.67%) vSphere
3 5 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.84%) XenServer
6 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.28%) vCloud
7 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.56%) WSUS
2 2 (0.56%) SCOM
3 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.28%) Netcool
3 1 (0.28%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 52 (14.48%) Oracle
3 22 (6.13%) SAP
4 21 (5.85%) IBM
4 21 (5.85%) HP
5 14 (3.90%) VMware
6 12 (3.34%) Kofax
7 11 (3.06%) Cisco
8 8 (2.23%) Citrix
9 6 (1.67%) Tableau
9 6 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.39%) EMC
10 5 (1.39%) Unisys
11 4 (1.11%) Marketo
11 4 (1.11%) Apple
11 4 (1.11%) BT
12 3 (0.84%) Lotus
12 3 (0.84%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.84%) F5
12 3 (0.84%) Eloqua
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £200 to £225 per day £200-225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £470.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
England
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 26 days ago