The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPR over the 3 months to 28 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 Reengineering (BPR)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 231 250
Rank change year-on-year +26 +19  
Contract jobs citing BPR 38 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.52% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 2
Median daily rate £435 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +4.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £319 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.47 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £47.20 £55.00
% change year-on-year -67.31% -14.19%  

BPR 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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7357 7524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.94% 81.95% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14363 16339 15225
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 804 610
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +25.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £55.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for BPR 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 BPR in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for BPR in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPR 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 BPR in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPR in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for BPR 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 BPR within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +18 27 £438 -7.89%
Hampshire +1 8 £338 -14.28% 1
East Sussex +3 2 - -
Berkshire +20 1 £475 +18.75%
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England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for BPR.

1 54 (61.36%) Workflow
2 51 (57.95%) MS Visio
3 49 (55.68%) Business Process Analysis
4 48 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (52.27%) Relational Database
6 45 (51.14%) SQL
7 30 (34.09%) Business Analysis
8 28 (31.82%) Oracle
9 24 (27.27%) Finance
10 21 (23.86%) Unix
11 17 (19.32%) ITIL
12 16 (18.18%) BPMN
12 16 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
13 15 (17.05%) Oracle Workflow
14 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
14 14 (15.91%) Six Sigma
15 13 (14.77%) UML
16 12 (13.64%) Regression Testing
16 12 (13.64%) Workflow Management
17 11 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
17 11 (12.50%) ISEB
18 10 (11.36%) ITSM
19 9 (10.23%) Degree
19 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
19 9 (10.23%) Frameworx
19 9 (10.23%) Service Management
19 9 (10.23%) ERP
19 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
20 8 (9.09%) CRM
20 8 (9.09%) GAP Analysis

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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 15 (17.05%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (57.95%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.41%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Actimize
1 1 (1.14%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.14%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
General
1 24 (27.27%) Finance
2 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Back Office
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.14%) Electronics
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (93.18%) Analyst
2 42 (47.73%) Workflow Analyst
3 37 (42.05%) Systems Analyst
4 27 (30.68%) Business Analyst
5 19 (21.59%) Pensions Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Financial Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Service Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Telecoms Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Business Process Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Process Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) IT Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Development Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Information Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Insurance Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) OSS Business Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) CSS
1 2 (2.27%) JSON
1 2 (2.27%) SOAP
1 2 (2.27%) XML
1 2 (2.27%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.23%) Frameworx
3 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (61.36%) Workflow
2 49 (55.68%) Business Process Analysis
3 30 (34.09%) Business Analysis
4 17 (19.32%) ITIL
5 16 (18.18%) BPMN
5 16 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
6 14 (15.91%) Six Sigma
7 13 (14.77%) UML
8 12 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 12 (13.64%) Workflow Management
9 11 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
10 10 (11.36%) ITSM
11 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (10.23%) ERP
11 9 (10.23%) Service Management
12 8 (9.09%) CRM
12 8 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (7.95%) Process Improvement
14 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) ISEB
2 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.27%) PMP
6 1 (1.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) EFQM
1 3 (3.41%) PMO
2 2 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 28 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) SAP
4 3 (3.41%) IBM
5 2 (2.27%) Motorola
5 2 (2.27%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.14%) Intel
6 1 (1.14%) Northgate