The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 April 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)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 463 542 517
Rank change year-on-year +79 -25  
Contract jobs citing BPR 137 113 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 82 97
Median daily rate £435 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £19.06 £47.39 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.78% +48.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.21 £47.39 £22.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.91 £47.39 £50.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £47.39 £41.00
% change year-on-year -59.78% +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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38875 46261 44658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.64% 82.82% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25600 30568 27749
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 1094 1314
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

BPR
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPR in the UK

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPR in the UK

BPR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPR in the UK

BPR
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for BPR in the UK

BPR
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 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
England +77 135 £435 -3.33% 6
South East +67 67 £435 +16.00% 3
Surrey +51 49 £438 -2.77% 1
London 0 35 £474 -5.20%
Redhill - 18 £438 - 1
Hampshire +19 10 £350 -30.00% 1
West Midlands +23 8 £435 +8.75%
North West +29 7 £389 +19.61% 1
East of England +9 7 £425 - 1
Coventry +11 5 £445 +3.18%
South West +1 5 £500 -16.66% 1
Basingstoke - 5 £235 -
Manchester +11 4 £390 - 1
Bristol - 4 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £380 -
Milton Keynes -3 3 £425 +20.56%
Buckinghamshire -10 3 £425 +20.56% 1
Durham - 3 £183 -
North East - 3 £183 -
Berkshire +25 2 £475 +18.75%
West Sussex - 2 £430 -
Watford - 2 £330 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £563 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £500 -
Wales - 2 £463 -
Cheshire +36 1 £413 +26.92%
Scotland +30 1 £360 -29.75%
Leeds +16 1 £495 +1.53%
West Yorkshire +13 1 £495 +8.79%
Yorkshire +10 1 £495 +15.78%

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 with a requirement for BPR.

1 82 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (33.64%) Business Analysis
3 72 (32.73%) MS Visio
4 64 (29.09%) Finance
4 64 (29.09%) Business Process Analysis
5 62 (28.18%) Workflow
6 57 (25.91%) SQL
7 55 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 49 (22.27%) Oracle
9 47 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (20.91%) Project Management
11 44 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (17.27%) PRINCE2
13 34 (15.45%) Degree
14 33 (15.00%) ITIL
15 31 (14.09%) Change Management
16 25 (11.36%) Unix
16 25 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (10.91%) Process Improvement
18 23 (10.45%) SDLC
19 22 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
19 22 (10.00%) Marketing
20 21 (9.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 18 (8.18%) Microsoft
21 18 (8.18%) Use Case
22 17 (7.73%) Banking
23 16 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
23 16 (7.27%) Business Process Modelling
24 14 (6.36%) Regression Testing
24 14 (6.36%) ITSM

BPR
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 16 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.36%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.91%) Documentum
4 2 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.91%) SAS
4 2 (0.91%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 72 (32.73%) MS Visio
2 21 (9.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.82%) BASE24
2 3 (1.36%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.91%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.45%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.45%) Pega PRPC
4 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) G Suite
1 2 (0.91%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.91%) Veeva
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Force.com
2 1 (0.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) LDAP
1 2 (0.91%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.45%) ATM
2 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
2 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.82%) NonStop SQL
4 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.36%) Big Data
5 3 (1.36%) Essbase
6 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.91%) OLAP
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.45%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.45%) QlikView
7 1 (0.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (5.00%) Axure RP
1 11 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (1.82%) JIRA
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.91%) Rational Software Modeler
3 2 (0.91%) VersaTest
4 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (29.09%) Finance
2 22 (10.00%) Marketing
3 17 (7.73%) Banking
4 12 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.73%) Automotive
6 5 (2.27%) Back Office
6 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.27%) Retail
7 4 (1.82%) Legal
7 4 (1.82%) Local Government
8 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (64.09%) Analyst
2 76 (34.55%) Business Analyst
3 45 (20.45%) Workflow Analyst
4 42 (19.09%) Systems Analyst
5 23 (10.45%) Project Manager
6 18 (8.18%) Pensions Analyst
7 15 (6.82%) Architect
7 15 (6.82%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 13 (5.91%) Process Analyst
9 12 (5.45%) Business Process Analyst
10 11 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
10 11 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
11 10 (4.55%) IT Analyst
11 10 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.09%) Consultant
13 8 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (3.18%) Business IT Analyst
14 7 (3.18%) Finance Systems Analyst
14 7 (3.18%) Service Analyst
15 6 (2.73%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.27%) Middleware
1 5 (2.27%) Web Services
1 5 (2.27%) XML
2 3 (1.36%) .NET
2 3 (1.36%) XML Schema
3 2 (0.91%) JSON
3 2 (0.91%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.45%) COM
4 1 (0.45%) CSS
4 1 (0.45%) HTML
4 1 (0.45%) J2EE
4 1 (0.45%) JMS
4 1 (0.45%) SOAP
4 1 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 82 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.00%) Social Media
3 10 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.09%) User Experience
5 8 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.18%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.18%) Frameworx
7 4 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.82%) CMDB
7 4 (1.82%) EFT
7 4 (1.82%) PMI
7 4 (1.82%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.91%) APACS
8 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) AS400
9 1 (0.45%) Derivative
9 1 (0.45%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.45%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.36%) Unix
2 2 (0.91%) Windows
3 1 (0.45%) HPUX
3 1 (0.45%) Linux
3 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.64%) Business Analysis
2 64 (29.09%) Business Process Analysis
3 62 (28.18%) Workflow
4 47 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (20.91%) Project Management
6 44 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (17.27%) PRINCE2
8 33 (15.00%) ITIL
9 31 (14.09%) Change Management
10 25 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (10.91%) Process Improvement
12 23 (10.45%) SDLC
13 22 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
14 18 (8.18%) Use Case
15 16 (7.27%) Business Process Modelling
16 14 (6.36%) ITSM
16 14 (6.36%) Regression Testing
17 13 (5.91%) CRM
17 13 (5.91%) Scrum
18 12 (5.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (25.91%) SQL
2 3 (1.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.91%) Apex Code
3 2 (0.91%) C#
3 2 (0.91%) Java
4 1 (0.45%) Perl
4 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (15.45%) Degree
2 14 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.73%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (2.73%) ISEB
4 6 (2.73%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.27%) PMP
6 4 (1.82%) ACCA
6 4 (1.82%) CIMA
6 4 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.36%) CCAB
8 2 (0.91%) MBA
8 2 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.45%) HNC
9 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.91%) PMO
2 8 (3.64%) QA
3 7 (3.18%) EFQM
4 4 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.82%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.91%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.91%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.91%) SEPA
5 2 (0.91%) SLA
6 1 (0.45%) COBIT
6 1 (0.45%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (1.82%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (22.27%) Oracle
2 18 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.00%) Adobe
4 8 (3.64%) SAP
5 6 (2.73%) IBM
6 5 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.82%) HP
7 4 (1.82%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.82%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.82%) Thales
8 3 (1.36%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 3 (1.36%) Pega
8 3 (1.36%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.91%) Apttus
9 2 (0.91%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.91%) Conga
9 2 (0.91%) DocuSign
9 2 (0.91%) Google
9 2 (0.91%) Marketo
9 2 (0.91%) Pegasus
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
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