The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 25 June 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.35% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £408 £484
% change year-on-year -11.04% -15.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.37 -

Business Process Improvement 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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 683 665
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.27% 79.98% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 406 326
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 36
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in Reading

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Improvement in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP ALE
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall

Business Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Application Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Application Development Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Development Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Development Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP