Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 359 383
Rank change year-on-year +63 +24 -28
Contract jobs citing BPR 80 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 17 14
South East median daily rate £425 £360 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -28.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £353
90th Percentile £538 £561 £578
England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
South East median hourly rate £11.93 £17.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.55% - -
England 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 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 13930 13767 15584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.73% 82.56% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8344 8295 9308
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £536
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 556 610
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.13 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

BPR
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

BPR
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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPR in the South East

BPR
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

BPR
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for BPR in the South East

BPR
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 6 months to 23 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
Surrey +25 43 £465 +32.86%
Hampshire +26 19 £400 +11.11%
Thames Valley +14 15 £325 -43.48% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £325 -43.48% 2
Berkshire - 3 £563 -
East Sussex +2 2 - -
Oxfordshire +6 1 - -
Kent -10 1 - -
BPR
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for BPR.

1 46 (57.50%) Business Analysis
2 37 (46.25%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (43.75%) Business Process Analysis
4 32 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 30 (37.50%) Workflow
6 27 (33.75%) Relational Database
7 26 (32.50%) SQL
8 24 (30.00%) Oracle
9 22 (27.50%) Unix
10 20 (25.00%) Process Improvement
11 18 (22.50%) ITIL
12 17 (21.25%) Business Process Modelling
13 16 (20.00%) Finance
14 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
14 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (17.50%) ERP
15 14 (17.50%) Six Sigma
15 14 (17.50%) UML
15 14 (17.50%) BPMN
16 13 (16.25%) CRM
17 11 (13.75%) ISEB
17 11 (13.75%) Lean Six Sigma
18 10 (12.50%) Process Management
19 9 (11.25%) Change Management
20 8 (10.00%) SOAP
20 8 (10.00%) XML
20 8 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
21 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
21 7 (8.75%) Degree
21 7 (8.75%) Frameworx

BPR
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 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (1.25%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.25%) SAP HANA
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Back Office
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Front Office
5 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (88.75%) Analyst
2 36 (45.00%) Process Analyst
3 33 (41.25%) Business Process Analyst
4 28 (35.00%) Business Analyst
5 23 (28.75%) Pensions Analyst
6 22 (27.50%) Workflow Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) OSS Business Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Telecoms Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Data Business Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Architect
10 2 (2.50%) Business Integration Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Data Integration Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Information Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Information Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Integration Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) SOAP
1 8 (10.00%) XML
2 6 (7.50%) WSDL
3 2 (2.50%) CSS
3 2 (2.50%) JSON
3 2 (2.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Frameworx
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) CMDB
4 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Business Analysis
2 35 (43.75%) Business Process Analysis
3 30 (37.50%) Workflow
4 20 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 18 (22.50%) ITIL
6 17 (21.25%) Business Process Modelling
7 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (17.50%) BPMN
8 14 (17.50%) ERP
8 14 (17.50%) Six Sigma
8 14 (17.50%) UML
9 13 (16.25%) CRM
10 11 (13.75%) Lean Six Sigma
11 10 (12.50%) Process Management
12 9 (11.25%) Change Management
13 8 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
14 7 (8.75%) Project Management
15 6 (7.50%) Business Process Mapping
15 6 (7.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) ISEB
2 7 (8.75%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) HNC
4 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) GDPR
1 2 (2.50%) PMO
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) IBM
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) SAP
3 2 (2.50%) Motorola
4 1 (1.25%) IFS
4 1 (1.25%) Northgate
4 1 (1.25%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.25%) Vermilion