The table below looks at the statistics for BPR 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 BPR over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing BPR 11 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.70% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 8
Median daily rate £441 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £170 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £535 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.72 £47.39 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-54.17% +15.58%

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
1889 2154 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.44% 81.68% 72.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1218 933
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 51 106
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

BPR
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing BPR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPR Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BPR
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

BPR Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BPR
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPR across the West Midlands region.

BPR Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BPR
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 BPR within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 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
Coventry -7 8 £438 +9.37%
Warwickshire -4 3 £500 +26.58%
BPR
England

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Project Management
3 14 (51.85%) Change Management
4 13 (48.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
5 12 (44.44%) MS Visio
5 12 (44.44%) Marketing
6 11 (40.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (37.04%) Kanban
7 10 (37.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 10 (37.04%) Axure RP
7 10 (37.04%) Social Media
7 10 (37.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (37.04%) Adobe
7 10 (37.04%) Scrum
8 9 (33.33%) Usability Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Psychology
8 9 (33.33%) Cognitive Psychology
9 8 (29.63%) User Experience
10 7 (25.93%) Migration
11 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
11 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
11 6 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (22.22%) Use Case
11 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (22.22%) User Stories
11 6 (22.22%) Big Data
11 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse

BPR
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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Visio
2 11 (40.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (37.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 3 (11.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
1 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Axure RP
1 10 (37.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 12 (44.44%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Automotive
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) User Researcher
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Relationship Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Public Sector Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Relationships Manager
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Social Media
2 8 (29.63%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) HPUX
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Solaris
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Project Management
3 14 (51.85%) Change Management
4 13 (48.15%) PRINCE2
4 13 (48.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (37.04%) Kanban
5 10 (37.04%) Scrum
6 9 (33.33%) Cognitive Psychology
6 9 (33.33%) Psychology
6 9 (33.33%) Usability Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Migration
8 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
8 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (22.22%) Use Case
8 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (22.22%) User Stories
8 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Adobe
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Kronos
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Sun