Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for BPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPR over the 6 months to 18 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 Reengineering (BPR)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 217 213
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4 -26
Contract jobs citing BPR 15 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.19% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 19
North West median daily rate £450 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +3.85% -31.58%
10th Percentile £373 £268 £271
90th Percentile £490 £403 £400
England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
North West median hourly rate £46.00 £47.55 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.26% - -
England median hourly rate £31.31 £47.39 -
% change year-on-year -33.93% - -

BPR 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 5782 6956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.35% 83.86% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2952 3723 4214
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £586 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 169 284
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.15 £12.40
90th Percentile £51.71 £53.10 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

BPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for BPR in the North West

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPR in the North West

BPR
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 BPR in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPR in the North West

BPR
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for BPR in the North West

BPR
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 BPR within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cumbria 0 5 - -
Manchester +18 3 £475 +28.38%
Cheshire +11 2 £388 +55.00%
Lancashire - 1 - -
BPR
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North West region with a requirement for BPR.

1 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Process Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (20.00%) IIBA
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
5 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (13.33%) BPMN
5 2 (13.33%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Fintech
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
6 1 (6.67%) PMO
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC

BPR
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:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Front Office
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Lean Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Process Management
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) BPMN
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) IIBA
4 1 (6.67%) HNC
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft