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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
Rank 125 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing BPR 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.29% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £400 £180 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £312 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.58% +9.33%
BPR
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
2330 2042 1773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.87% 75.83% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1228 942
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 103 100
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

BPR Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 4 £431 -
Solihull - 1 £625 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £288 -
BPR
England

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 11 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Migration
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) CRM
5 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Use Case
5 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
5 7 (31.82%) User Stories
5 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (27.27%) Local Government
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) UML
6 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
7 5 (22.73%) SLA
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Internet
7 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
7 5 (22.73%) BCP
7 5 (22.73%) Benchmarking
7 5 (22.73%) RAD

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 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) MS Access
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) QlikView
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) DTS
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Local Government
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
1 14 (63.64%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Process Mapping Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Navision Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) EDI
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Migration
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) CRM
5 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
5 7 (31.82%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Target Operating Model
5 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 7 (31.82%) Use Case
5 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (31.82%) User Stories
5 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 6 (27.27%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) RAD
7 5 (22.73%) RUP
7 5 (22.73%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP