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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 241 259
Rank change year-on-year +42 +18  
Contract jobs citing BPR 49 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.27% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 5
Median daily rate £435 £364 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -27.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £233 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +8.75% -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.39 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +15.58%  

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 6422 7598 7801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.62% 81.31% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3727 4681 4279
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 271 280
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing BPR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 29 March 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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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 29 March 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 +30 34 £436 -16.90%
Hampshire +20 8 £350 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £425 +21.42%
West Sussex - 2 £430 -
Berkshire +23 1 £475 +18.75%
Kent - 1 £435 -
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England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 35 (63.64%) Workflow
2 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 32 (58.18%) Business Process Analysis
4 30 (54.55%) MS Visio
5 29 (52.73%) SQL
6 28 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
8 17 (30.91%) Finance
9 12 (21.82%) ITIL
10 10 (18.18%) Oracle
11 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
11 9 (16.36%) Business Process Modelling
12 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
12 8 (14.55%) Unix
12 8 (14.55%) Workflow Management
12 8 (14.55%) Degree
13 7 (12.73%) BPMN
13 7 (12.73%) Frameworx
13 7 (12.73%) UML
14 6 (10.91%) ITSM
14 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
15 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
15 5 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
15 5 (9.09%) Service Management
15 5 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
15 5 (9.09%) ERP
15 5 (9.09%) ISEB
15 5 (9.09%) Six Sigma
15 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

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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 5 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (54.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (94.55%) Analyst
2 29 (52.73%) Workflow Analyst
3 25 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
4 19 (34.55%) Business Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Pensions Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Process Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Telecoms Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) ICT Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Integration Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) IT Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Integration Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Frameworx
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Workflow
2 32 (58.18%) Business Process Analysis
3 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
4 12 (21.82%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) Business Process Modelling
5 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Workflow Management
7 7 (12.73%) BPMN
7 7 (12.73%) UML
8 6 (10.91%) ITSM
9 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 5 (9.09%) ERP
9 5 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (9.09%) Service Management
9 5 (9.09%) Six Sigma
10 4 (7.27%) CRM
10 4 (7.27%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
10 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) ISEB
3 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.64%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.45%) EFQM
2 2 (3.64%) PMO
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Actimize
3 1 (1.82%) Intel
3 1 (1.82%) Pegasus