The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 1 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 126 114 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing BPMN 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.13% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.18% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
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£375 £475 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +48.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.00 -
BPMN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1972 1685 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.58% 71.49% 70.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 884 584
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 98 86
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPMN across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BPMN
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPMN across the West Midlands region.

BPMN Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Warwickshire - 2 £375 -
Worcestershire +2 1 £350 -
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing BPMN 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 BPMN.

1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Lombardi
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Casewise
5 1 (10.00%) Local Government
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing BPMN 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 BPMN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) RAD
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Casewise
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft