Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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 Modeling Notation (BPMN)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 214 203
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11 -11
Contract jobs citing BPMN 7 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.20% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.24% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 38
North West median daily rate £471 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.26% +1.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £385 £300 £275
90th Percentile £495 £554 £575
England median daily rate £450 £448 £411
% change year-on-year +0.56% +8.88% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
North West median hourly rate £51.20 £47.39 £47.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.03% -0.67% -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £47.39 £47.71
% change year-on-year +16.06% -0.67% -13.25%

BPMN 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4624 5727 6938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.08% 83.79% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3686 4208
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 166 282
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.79 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

BPMN
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing BPMN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for BPMN in the North West

BPMN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPMN in the North West

BPMN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPMN in the North West

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Manchester +11 5 £495 +1.54%
Cheshire +2 1 £388 +19.23%
Cumbria -6 1 - -
BPMN
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North West region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Process Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) GMP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) CMDB
4 1 (14.29%) RIA

BPMN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (14.29%) UML Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Process Management
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) IIBA
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow