Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 2019 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 West
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 184 198
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14 -4
Contract jobs citing BPMN 35 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 5
South West median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -0.52%
10th Percentile £371 £425 £408
90th Percentile £679 £650 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South West median hourly rate £61.50 - -
England median hourly rate £36.08 £55.00 £95.00
% change year-on-year -34.40% -42.11% +99.12%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,471 4,355 4,436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.83% 82.47% 82.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,512 2,716 2,945
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £283 £256 £233
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 177 295
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% -6.19%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.55 £12.20
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +5.56%

BPMN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for BPMN in the South West

BPMN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPMN in the South West

BPMN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPMN in the South West over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPMN in the South West

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Wiltshire - 20 £650 -
Bristol -7 10 £550 +22.22% 5
Gloucestershire - 2 £388 -
Somerset - 2 £500 -
BPMN
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BPMN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 33 (94.29%) UML
2 23 (65.71%) Middleware
2 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (62.86%) REST
4 19 (54.29%) DataPower
4 19 (54.29%) IBM
5 13 (37.14%) XML
5 13 (37.14%) .NET
5 13 (37.14%) Microservices
6 12 (34.29%) Defect Management
6 12 (34.29%) Software Architecture
6 12 (34.29%) Sequence Diagram
6 12 (34.29%) HP ALM
6 12 (34.29%) HP
6 12 (34.29%) WSDL
6 12 (34.29%) XML Schema
6 12 (34.29%) Use Case
7 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 9 (25.71%) RESTful
8 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) Java
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) Web Services
9 8 (22.86%) HTML
9 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle
9 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
9 8 (22.86%) jQuery

BPMN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
1 8 (22.86%) Maven
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Designer
2 9 (25.71%) Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Integration Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) BPM Designer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Angular Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) Middleware
2 22 (62.86%) REST
3 13 (37.14%) .NET
3 13 (37.14%) XML
4 12 (34.29%) WSDL
4 12 (34.29%) XML Schema
5 9 (25.71%) RESTful
6 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
6 8 (22.86%) HTML
6 8 (22.86%) Java EE
6 8 (22.86%) JAX-RS
6 8 (22.86%) jQuery
6 8 (22.86%) JSF
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle ADF
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (22.86%) PrimeFaces
6 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (22.86%) Web Services
6 8 (22.86%) WebCenter
7 7 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) DataPower
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) AIX
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) UML
2 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Microservices
4 12 (34.29%) Defect Management
4 12 (34.29%) Sequence Diagram
4 12 (34.29%) Software Architecture
4 12 (34.29%) Use Case
5 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
7 8 (22.86%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
7 8 (22.86%) OO
7 8 (22.86%) Software Delivery
8 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.43%) Migration
10 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.57%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) IBM
2 12 (34.29%) HP
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.86%) TIBCO