Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 October 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)
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 573 569
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 12 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.027% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.13% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 39 20
London median daily rate £513 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £445 £300 £310
90th Percentile £606 £585 £575
England median daily rate £438 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +6.83% -8.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.20 £22.35 -
% change year-on-year -36.47% - -

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 39149 38491 39170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.93% 86.21% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28383 27701 28036
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £283
90th Percentile £663 £640 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 355 390 481
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.10 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £52.75 £52.19
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +12.82%

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in London

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Improvement in London

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Process Improvement in London

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the London region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Central London +7 2 £475 -2.56%
Business Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 London region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 9 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) LDAP
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) Nagios

Business Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP EHS
1 1 (8.33%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
1 2 (16.67%) NAS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Head of Business Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Head of Operations
2 2 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Sensu
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Investment Management
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 2 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) VMware