Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 179 181
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing BPR 3 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.060% 0.12% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.14% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Scotland median daily rate £388 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.73% +5.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £366 £289 £260
90th Percentile £399 £466 £431
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £31.31 £32.41 -
% change year-on-year -3.39% - -

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4239 3603 5106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.52% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2424 2113 2669
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 88 103
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £44.95 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

BPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing BPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for BPR in Scotland

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPR in Scotland

BPR
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 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
Edinburgh -13 3 £388 +3.33% 1
BPR
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BPR.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

BPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow