The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
UK / England
Rank 454 475 477
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2  
Contract jobs citing BPR 120 138 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 99 88
Median daily rate £435 £434 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.23% -8.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £323 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +8.75% -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £47.39 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.39 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +15.58%  

BPR 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 34360 40698 38684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.28% 82.96% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22779 27017 24364
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1001 1130
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £48.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

BPR
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing BPR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BPR in England

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPR in England

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPR in England

BPR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPR in England

BPR
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 BPR within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South East +50 49 £435 +23.57% 1
London +7 38 £474 -2.76% 4
East of England +3 8 £425 - 1
West Midlands +4 6 £435 +8.75% 1
South West +2 6 £500 -
North East - 4 £170 -
East Midlands -1 3 £375 +15.38%
North West +21 2 £413 +26.92%
Yorkshire +5 2 £473 +3.84%
BPR
UK

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region with a requirement for BPR.

1 72 (34.95%) Business Analysis
2 69 (33.50%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (30.10%) Finance
4 58 (28.16%) MS Visio
5 49 (23.79%) Business Process Analysis
6 46 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (21.84%) Workflow
8 44 (21.36%) Project Management
8 44 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (19.90%) SQL
10 39 (18.93%) Relational Database
11 32 (15.53%) PRINCE2
11 32 (15.53%) Degree
12 30 (14.56%) Change Management
13 29 (14.08%) Oracle
14 27 (13.11%) ITIL
15 25 (12.14%) SDLC
16 24 (11.65%) Target Operating Model
16 24 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (10.68%) Process Improvement
17 22 (10.68%) Business Process Modelling
18 21 (10.19%) Marketing
19 19 (9.22%) MS PowerPoint
19 19 (9.22%) Banking
19 19 (9.22%) Microsoft
20 17 (8.25%) MS Excel
20 17 (8.25%) Use Case
21 14 (6.80%) CRM
22 13 (6.31%) Scrum
22 13 (6.31%) Security Cleared

BPR
Top Related 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 9 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.46%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.97%) Documentum
4 2 (0.97%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.49%) Confluence
5 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 58 (28.16%) MS Visio
2 19 (9.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (8.25%) MS Excel
4 11 (5.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (5.34%) MS Project
5 6 (2.91%) MS Office
6 2 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.94%) BASE24
2 3 (1.46%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.97%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) G Suite
1 2 (0.97%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (0.97%) Veeva
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.49%) Force.com
2 1 (0.49%) IaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.49%) ATM
2 1 (0.49%) Intranet
2 1 (0.49%) LDAP
2 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.93%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.91%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.43%) Big Data
5 5 (2.43%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.94%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (1.46%) Essbase
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.97%) OLAP
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.49%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.49%) QlikView
9 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (5.34%) Axure RP
1 11 (5.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (1.46%) JIRA
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.97%) Rational Software Modeler
3 2 (0.97%) VersaTest
4 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (30.10%) Finance
2 21 (10.19%) Marketing
3 19 (9.22%) Banking
4 12 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.37%) Back Office
6 7 (3.40%) Retail
7 6 (2.91%) Automotive
8 5 (2.43%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.94%) Legal
9 4 (1.94%) Local Government
10 3 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.46%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.49%) Advertising
12 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.49%) Electronics
12 1 (0.49%) Front Office
12 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (64.08%) Analyst
2 81 (39.32%) Business Analyst
3 32 (15.53%) Workflow Analyst
4 30 (14.56%) Systems Analyst
5 18 (8.74%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.28%) Architect
6 15 (7.28%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 13 (6.31%) Process Analyst
8 11 (5.34%) Business Process Analyst
8 11 (5.34%) Business Systems Analyst
9 10 (4.85%) Financial Analyst
9 10 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.37%) Consultant
11 8 (3.88%) IT Analyst
12 7 (3.40%) Business IT Analyst
12 7 (3.40%) Senior Business Analyst
12 7 (3.40%) Service Analyst
13 6 (2.91%) IT Business Analyst
13 6 (2.91%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.43%) Middleware
2 4 (1.94%) Web Services
2 4 (1.94%) XML
3 2 (0.97%) .NET
3 2 (0.97%) JSON
3 2 (0.97%) Visualforce
3 2 (0.97%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.49%) CSS
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) JMS
4 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (33.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.34%) Social Media
3 10 (4.85%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.37%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.37%) User Experience
5 7 (3.40%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.40%) Frameworx
6 6 (2.91%) Derivative
7 5 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.94%) EFT
8 4 (1.94%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.94%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.46%) PMI
10 2 (0.97%) APACS
10 2 (0.97%) Equities
10 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.49%) NHS
11 1 (0.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.95%) Business Analysis
2 49 (23.79%) Business Process Analysis
3 46 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.84%) Workflow
5 44 (21.36%) Project Management
5 44 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (15.53%) PRINCE2
7 30 (14.56%) Change Management
8 27 (13.11%) ITIL
9 25 (12.14%) SDLC
10 24 (11.65%) Target Operating Model
10 24 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (10.68%) Business Process Modelling
11 22 (10.68%) Process Improvement
12 17 (8.25%) Use Case
13 14 (6.80%) CRM
14 13 (6.31%) Scrum
15 12 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (5.83%) Six Sigma
16 11 (5.34%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.90%) SQL
2 3 (1.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.97%) Apex Code
3 2 (0.97%) C#
4 1 (0.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (15.53%) Degree
2 13 (6.31%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.34%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.91%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (2.91%) ISEB
5 5 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.94%) ACCA
6 4 (1.94%) CIMA
6 4 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.94%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.46%) PMP
8 2 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.97%) CCAB
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.34%) PMO
2 8 (3.88%) QA
3 7 (3.40%) EFQM
4 4 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.94%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.97%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.97%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.97%) MiFID
5 2 (0.97%) SEPA
5 2 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (14.08%) Oracle
2 19 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.34%) Adobe
4 7 (3.40%) SAP
5 5 (2.43%) IBM
6 4 (1.94%) HP
6 4 (1.94%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.94%) Thales
7 3 (1.46%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 3 (1.46%) Pega
7 3 (1.46%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.97%) Apttus
8 2 (0.97%) Conga
8 2 (0.97%) DocuSign
8 2 (0.97%) Google
8 2 (0.97%) Informatica
8 2 (0.97%) Marketo
9 1 (0.49%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.49%) ForgeRock
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