Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Business Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 6 months to 21 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 Improvement (BPI)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 364 379
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 5 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.084% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.10% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
South East median daily rate - £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38% -11.70%
England median daily rate £428 £406 £450
% change year-on-year +5.42% -9.72% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £14.20 £22.35 -
% change year-on-year -36.47% - -

Business Process Improvement 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 13933 13731 15560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.79% 82.58% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8355 8291 9281
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 544 605
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in the South East

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Improvement in the South East

Business Process Improvement
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 Business Process Improvement in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Process Improvement in the South East

Business Process Improvement
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 Business Process Improvement within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley -16 4 - -
Berkshire -7 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Business Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Primavera
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Business Process Improvement
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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Process Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle