Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BPMN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPMN over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 594 568
Rank change year-on-year +53 -26 +53
Contract jobs citing BPMN 278 280 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 227 212
England median daily rate £425 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -3.61%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £306
90th Percentile £580 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
England median hourly rate £18.00 £47.39 £47.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.02% -0.67% -13.25%
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £47.39 £47.71
% change year-on-year -8.21% -0.67% -13.25%

BPMN is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 73862 84846 82908
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.44% 83.61% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48738 56627 53474
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
10th Percentile £281 £270 £262
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1868 1962 2361
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.94% +6.10%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £48.75 £47.79
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.32%

BPMN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BPMN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BPMN in England

BPMN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BPMN in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BPMN in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPMN in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPMN in England

BPMN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPMN in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPMN in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for BPMN in England

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +76 106 £500 +31.23% 4
London -27 90 £425 -5.56% 11
South West +21 27 £450 -5.26% 1
East of England +5 22 £388 +4.73% 4
North of England +28 16 £350 -31.71% 1
Midlands +28 15 £415 -2.35% 3
West Midlands +35 14 £415 -13.77% 2
Yorkshire +37 11 £350 -17.65% 1
North West +9 5 £325 -35.00%
East Midlands -9 1 £455 +27.27% 1
BPMN
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 135 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (41.01%) UML
3 85 (30.58%) Finance
3 85 (30.58%) Business Analysis
4 64 (23.02%) MS Visio
5 63 (22.66%) Java
6 59 (21.22%) Scrum
7 58 (20.86%) Use Case
8 57 (20.50%) Business Process Modelling
9 52 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
10 51 (18.35%) Spring
11 49 (17.63%) SQL
11 49 (17.63%) Jenkins
12 47 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (16.91%) JUnit
13 46 (16.55%) Maven
14 45 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (15.83%) TDD
16 43 (15.47%) BPEL
16 43 (15.47%) Six Sigma
17 42 (15.11%) ISEB
18 41 (14.75%) Waterfall
19 38 (13.67%) WebSphere
20 37 (13.31%) DevOps
21 36 (12.95%) Mockito
21 36 (12.95%) Migration
22 35 (12.59%) ITIL
23 34 (12.23%) Workflow
23 34 (12.23%) Unit Testing

BPMN
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 38 (13.67%) WebSphere
2 32 (11.51%) JBoss
3 30 (10.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 26 (9.35%) WebSphere Process Server
5 12 (4.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (3.96%) Confluence
7 10 (3.60%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.44%) Documentum
8 4 (1.44%) IIS
9 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.08%) LiveCycle
9 3 (1.08%) SAS
10 2 (0.72%) Apache
10 2 (0.72%) AquaLogic
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 64 (23.02%) MS Visio
2 27 (9.71%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.52%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (2.16%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (1.80%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.44%) iTrent
5 4 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (1.08%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (1.08%) Staffware
7 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.72%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.72%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.36%) AquaLogic BPM
8 1 (0.36%) BASE24
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.51%) GitHub
2 14 (5.04%) IBM Blueworks
3 11 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.72%) PaaS
6 2 (0.72%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) LDAP
2 2 (0.72%) MVNO
3 1 (0.36%) SMS
3 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.32%) Relational Database
2 10 (3.60%) MongoDB
2 10 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.52%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.08%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.08%) DB2
5 3 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.72%) Big Data
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 49 (17.63%) Jenkins
2 47 (16.91%) JUnit
3 46 (16.55%) Maven
4 36 (12.95%) Mockito
5 31 (11.15%) Cucumber
6 17 (6.12%) JIRA
7 13 (4.68%) Git (software)
8 10 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (3.60%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.52%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.52%) IntelliJ
9 7 (2.52%) WebStorm
10 6 (2.16%) ANTLR
11 5 (1.80%) Selenium
11 5 (1.80%) SonarQube
12 4 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.08%) Artifactory
13 3 (1.08%) Grunt
13 3 (1.08%) Mocha
13 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 85 (30.58%) Finance
2 30 (10.79%) Banking
3 21 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 17 (6.12%) Retail
5 10 (3.60%) Back Office
5 10 (3.60%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.24%) Marketing
7 7 (2.52%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.44%) Legal
9 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.72%) Front Office
10 2 (0.72%) German Language
10 2 (0.72%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Games
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (61.87%) Analyst
2 148 (53.24%) Business Analyst
3 46 (16.55%) Developer
4 36 (12.95%) Java Developer
5 26 (9.35%) Architect
6 21 (7.55%) Process Analyst
7 17 (6.12%) SQL Developer
8 13 (4.68%) Financial Analyst
8 13 (4.68%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 11 (3.96%) Business Systems Analyst
9 11 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (3.60%) Author
10 10 (3.60%) Cloud Developer
10 10 (3.60%) GDPR Business Analyst
10 10 (3.60%) HR Analyst
10 10 (3.60%) Senior Business Analyst
10 10 (3.60%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (3.60%) Technical Author
11 9 (3.24%) Digital Analyst
11 9 (3.24%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (18.35%) Spring
2 32 (11.51%) Java EE
3 24 (8.63%) Web Services
4 21 (7.55%) REST
5 16 (5.76%) JMS
6 12 (4.32%) Hibernate
6 12 (4.32%) XML
7 11 (3.96%) Drools
7 11 (3.96%) HTML
7 11 (3.96%) HTML5
7 11 (3.96%) JPA
8 10 (3.60%) Middleware
8 10 (3.60%) SOAP
9 9 (3.24%) Node.js
9 9 (3.24%) XML Schema
10 7 (2.52%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.52%) jQuery
10 7 (2.52%) JSON
11 6 (2.16%) Apache Camel
11 6 (2.16%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.96%) Frameworx
2 11 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.96%) User Experience
3 10 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.44%) DataPower
5 4 (1.44%) Fintech
5 4 (1.44%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.08%) Derivative
6 3 (1.08%) Equities
6 3 (1.08%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.08%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.72%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.72%) Robotics
7 2 (0.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.60%) Linux
2 5 (1.80%) Unix
2 5 (1.80%) Windows
3 3 (1.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (41.01%) UML
3 85 (30.58%) Business Analysis
4 59 (21.22%) Scrum
5 58 (20.86%) Use Case
6 57 (20.50%) Business Process Modelling
7 52 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 45 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (15.83%) TDD
10 43 (15.47%) BPEL
10 43 (15.47%) Six Sigma
11 41 (14.75%) Waterfall
12 37 (13.31%) DevOps
13 36 (12.95%) Migration
14 35 (12.59%) ITIL
15 34 (12.23%) Unit Testing
15 34 (12.23%) Workflow
16 30 (10.79%) Lean Six Sigma
16 30 (10.79%) Pair Programming
17 27 (9.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 63 (22.66%) Java
2 49 (17.63%) SQL
3 16 (5.76%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.88%) Python
5 7 (2.52%) Groovy
5 7 (2.52%) Scala
6 6 (2.16%) C
7 3 (1.08%) ES6
8 2 (0.72%) C#
8 2 (0.72%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 42 (15.11%) ISEB
2 22 (7.91%) Degree
3 21 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 14 (5.04%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.52%) IIBA
6 4 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.08%) APMG
7 3 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.72%) CBAP
8 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) GDPR
2 7 (2.52%) COBIT
2 7 (2.52%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.52%) QA
3 5 (1.80%) PMO
4 2 (0.72%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.36%) BS7799
5 1 (0.36%) EMIR
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) MiFID
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.91%) Oracle
3 20 (7.19%) IBM
4 9 (3.24%) SAP
5 6 (2.16%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.16%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.16%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.80%) Informatica
6 5 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (1.44%) Adobe
7 4 (1.44%) Workday
8 3 (1.08%) ILOG
8 3 (1.08%) Pega
9 2 (0.72%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.72%) Ingenico
9 2 (0.72%) Motorola
9 2 (0.72%) Software AG
9 2 (0.72%) VeriFone
9 2 (0.72%) WorldPay
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