Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 January 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 266 338
Rank change year-on-year -42 +72 +7
Contract jobs citing BPMN 65 80 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.52% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.63% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 68 28
South East median daily rate £425 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +40.00% +0.67%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £323
90th Percentile £613 £606 £562
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £95.00 £47.71
% change year-on-year -42.11% +99.12% +27.23%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,657 12,727 14,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.82% 82.29% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,255 7,617 8,830
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £252
90th Percentile £578 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +4.53% +1.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 510 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing BPMN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for BPMN in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPMN in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPMN in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPMN in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPMN in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Surrey -4 23 £510 -15.00% 7
West Sussex +10 17 £443 +32.09%
Hampshire 0 15 £400 +0.31% 1
Thames Valley -69 5 £419 -22.09% 1
East Sussex - 3 £450 -
Oxfordshire -52 2 £463 -13.95% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £400 -
Sussex - 2 £575 -
Berkshire -25 1 £375 -11.76%
BPMN
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (41.54%) Java
3 22 (33.85%) Six Sigma
4 21 (32.31%) Business Process Modelling
5 19 (29.23%) UML
6 17 (26.15%) Business Analysis
7 16 (24.62%) Finance
8 15 (23.08%) Scrum
8 15 (23.08%) Process Management
8 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
9 14 (21.54%) Linux
10 13 (20.00%) Unix
10 13 (20.00%) Mac OS X
10 13 (20.00%) BPR
10 13 (20.00%) Subversion
10 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 13 (20.00%) Web Development
10 13 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
11 12 (18.46%) IBM Blueworks
11 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
11 12 (18.46%) IBM
11 12 (18.46%) MS Visio
11 12 (18.46%) Web Services
12 11 (16.92%) HTTP
13 10 (15.38%) REST
13 10 (15.38%) Spring
13 10 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
14 9 (13.85%) ISEB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (4.62%) Confluence
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (3.08%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (20.00%) Subversion
2 7 (10.77%) JUnit
3 6 (9.23%) Maven
4 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.62%) JIRA
6 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.54%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.54%) JMeter
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.77%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Analyst
2 24 (36.92%) Developer
3 23 (35.38%) Business Analyst
4 17 (26.15%) Java Developer
5 14 (21.54%) Process Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Pensions Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) OSS Business Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Telecoms Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Workflow Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Agile Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (6.15%) GDPR Business Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Linux Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Business Process Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Web Services
2 10 (15.38%) REST
2 10 (15.38%) Spring
3 6 (9.23%) JMS
4 4 (6.15%) Drools
4 4 (6.15%) OAuth
4 4 (6.15%) XACML
5 3 (4.62%) Middleware
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.54%) J2EE
6 1 (1.54%) XML
6 1 (1.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Frameworx
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.54%) Robotics
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 13 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) Six Sigma
3 21 (32.31%) Business Process Modelling
4 19 (29.23%) UML
5 17 (26.15%) Business Analysis
6 15 (23.08%) Process Management
6 15 (23.08%) Scrum
6 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 13 (20.00%) BPR
7 13 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 13 (20.00%) Web Development
8 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
9 10 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
10 9 (13.85%) ITIL
10 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.77%) SOA
11 7 (10.77%) Workflow
12 6 (9.23%) Document Management
13 5 (7.69%) Process Improvement
13 5 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 3 (4.62%) C
4 1 (1.54%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) ISEB
2 3 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) GDPR
2 1 (1.54%) PMO
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) IBM
2 3 (4.62%) OpenText
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Pega
3 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.54%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.54%) HP
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.54%) Remedy
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com