Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Business Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Improvement (BPI)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 149 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +121
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.088% 0.038% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.044% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Leeds median daily rate £457 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £422 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -15.70% +33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - -

Business Process Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1948 2298 2802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 85.89% 87.78% 87.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1548 1967
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £265
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 65
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.20 £8.88
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.80
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Business Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in Leeds

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Improvement in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SFIA
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) APMG
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Velocity

Business Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Product Owner
1 1 (50.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Velocity
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SFIA
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) APMG