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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 132 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing BPMN 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £525 £375 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £360 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £388 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.39 - £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
2342 2023 1745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.98% 75.40% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1211 935
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 101 97
Average hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPMN across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

BPMN Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire 0 2 £450 +20.00%
Shropshire - 1 £600 -
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (63.16%) Data Management
1 12 (63.16%) Data Quality
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (57.89%) WebCenter
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (57.89%) BPEL
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
2 11 (57.89%) SOA
2 11 (57.89%) ETL
2 11 (57.89%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) Informatica
2 11 (57.89%) Middleware
2 11 (57.89%) Case Management
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
3 8 (42.11%) JMX
3 8 (42.11%) PowerCenter
3 8 (42.11%) WSDL
3 8 (42.11%) JDeveloper
3 8 (42.11%) XQuery
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) XSD
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (42.11%) XPath
4 5 (26.32%) UML
5 4 (21.05%) Use Case
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) VoIP
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (42.11%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Business Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Developer
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 8 (42.11%) SOA Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Middleware Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) ETL Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Middleware
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Fusion
1 11 (57.89%) WebCenter
2 8 (42.11%) JMX
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle ADF
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) WSDL
2 8 (42.11%) XSD
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Data Management
2 11 (57.89%) BPEL
2 11 (57.89%) Case Management
2 11 (57.89%) ETL
2 11 (57.89%) SOA
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) UML
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Use Case
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) ETL Development
6 3 (15.79%) Process Management
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) XPath
2 8 (42.11%) XQuery
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Informatica
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) CA
2 3 (15.79%) EMC
2 3 (15.79%) SevOne
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Pega