The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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 West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 127 129
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs citing BPR 6 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.24% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.30% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 17
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £625 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +8.75% -3.61%  
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2099 2325 2484
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.64% 79.84% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1533 1602
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 138 87
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.20 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPR in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPR in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPR in the South West

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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 BPR within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol - 5 £500 -
Wiltshire -6 1 - -
BPR
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for BPR.

1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Alfresco
3 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
4 2 (20.00%) Local Government
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security

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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 3 (30.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Manager
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Process Mapping Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCAB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
1 3 (30.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP