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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing BPMN 6 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.61% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.74% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £375 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £95.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £95.00 £47.29 -
% change year-on-year
+100.88% -

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
1901 2167 1594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.31% 82.08% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1226 922
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 51 102
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing BPMN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire 0 4 £375 -6.25%
Birmingham +2 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPMN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 17 (94.44%) Use Case
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) UML
4 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
5 7 (38.89%) RUP
5 7 (38.89%) CRM
5 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
6 5 (27.78%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) User Stories
7 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Data Mapping
7 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Unified Process
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 3 (16.67%) SOA
8 3 (16.67%) Marketing
8 3 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (16.67%) ArchiMate
9 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Degree
9 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
1 14 (77.78%) Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) CRM Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Architect
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Drools
1 1 (5.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Use Case
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) UML
3 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 7 (38.89%) CRM
4 7 (38.89%) RUP
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
5 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (22.22%) Data Mapping
6 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 4 (22.22%) User Stories
7 3 (16.67%) ArchiMate
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) Unified Process
8 2 (11.11%) Coaching
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Unisys