Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Business Process Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Analysis over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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 Analysis
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 771 712 704
Rank change year-on-year -59 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Process Analysis 116 171 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 95 130
UK median daily rate £456 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £310
90th Percentile £671 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Business Process Analysis 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 89,210 85,922 89,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.24% 85.75% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,880 56,977 59,235
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,415 2,057 2,438
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.98 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.93% +11.02% +3.73%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.17 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -19.32% +11.11% +2.69%

Business Process Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Business Process Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Analysis in the UK

Business Process Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Analysis in the UK

Business Process Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Analysis over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Process Analysis in the UK

Business Process Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Process Analysis in the UK

Business Process Analysis
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
England -58 105 £450 -6.74% 22
UK excluding London -36 70 £450 -5.26% 15
London -30 44 £471 -1.57% 7
South East -50 24 £475 -4.62% 4
North of England -6 15 £420 -16.00% 4
East of England +21 12 £375 -34.78% 4
North West -8 9 £363 -27.50% 4
Scotland -20 9 - -
Yorkshire -2 6 £675 +66.67%
Midlands -16 6 £425 -3.41% 3
East Midlands +8 3 £425 -9.57% 2
South West -15 3 £420 -6.67%
West Midlands -24 3 £413 - 1
North East -3 2 £675 +68.75%
Wales - 1 £475 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Analysis 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 with a requirement for Business Process Analysis.

1 40 (34.48%) Business Analysis
2 31 (26.72%) Finance
3 30 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
6 16 (13.79%) Oracle
7 14 (12.07%) BPR
8 13 (11.21%) Workflow
8 13 (11.21%) Data Analysis
9 12 (10.34%) Project Management
9 12 (10.34%) MS Visio
9 12 (10.34%) SQL
9 12 (10.34%) Analytics
10 11 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (9.48%) ITIL
10 11 (9.48%) Migration
10 11 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (9.48%) Visualisation
11 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
11 10 (8.62%) CRM
11 10 (8.62%) Business Process Modelling
11 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (8.62%) User Stories
12 9 (7.76%) Business Process Mapping
12 9 (7.76%) ETL
12 9 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
13 8 (6.90%) Scrum

Business Process Analysis
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 4 (3.45%) Confluence
2 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.72%) iTrent
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.72%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.72%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (0.86%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.86%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.86%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.86%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) IBM Blueworks
3 6 (5.17%) GitHub
4 3 (2.59%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.59%) PaaS
4 3 (2.59%) SaaS
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) Firewall
2 1 (0.86%) FTP
2 1 (0.86%) Network Security
2 1 (0.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.03%) Amazon Aurora
1 7 (6.03%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.31%) DB2
4 4 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.59%) Power BI
6 2 (1.72%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.72%) MySQL
6 2 (1.72%) OLAP
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.72%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.72%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.86%) GIS
7 1 (0.86%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.86%) GitLab
2 1 (0.86%) LSMW
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.03%) Marketing
3 7 (6.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (6.03%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Legal
5 3 (2.59%) Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Law
6 2 (1.72%) Publishing
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Back Office
7 1 (0.86%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.86%) French Language
7 1 (0.86%) Local Government
7 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (68.97%) Analyst
2 59 (50.86%) Business Analyst
3 20 (17.24%) Process Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) Business Process Analyst
5 12 (10.34%) Architect
6 9 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Consultant
8 7 (6.03%) Data Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Data Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Business IT Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Data Business Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Documentation Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Finance Business Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) IT Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Marketing Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Pensions Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.90%) XML
2 5 (4.31%) Middleware
3 4 (3.45%) Web Services
4 3 (2.59%) SOAP
5 2 (1.72%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.72%) REST
6 1 (0.86%) .NET
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.86%) EDI
6 1 (0.86%) JSON
6 1 (0.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) Taxonomies
3 7 (6.03%) FMCG
4 6 (5.17%) NHS
5 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.59%) CMDB
6 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.59%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.86%) Derivative
8 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.17%) Unix
2 5 (4.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.48%) Business Analysis
2 30 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
5 14 (12.07%) BPR
6 13 (11.21%) Data Analysis
6 13 (11.21%) Workflow
7 12 (10.34%) Analytics
7 12 (10.34%) Project Management
8 11 (9.48%) ITIL
8 11 (9.48%) Migration
8 11 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (9.48%) Visualisation
9 10 (8.62%) Business Process Modelling
9 10 (8.62%) CRM
9 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (8.62%) User Stories
10 9 (7.76%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.34%) SQL
2 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.17%) Java
3 6 (5.17%) Perl
3 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.17%) Python
4 2 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.03%) Degree
3 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) CRISC
4 3 (2.59%) ISEB
5 2 (1.72%) CISA
5 2 (1.72%) CISMP
5 2 (1.72%) SANS
6 1 (0.86%) ACCA
6 1 (0.86%) CISSP
6 1 (0.86%) IISP
6 1 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.86%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) PMO
2 5 (4.31%) GDPR
2 5 (4.31%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.59%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.86%) HL7
6 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) SAP
3 7 (6.03%) IBM
3 7 (6.03%) Talend
4 6 (5.17%) Hyperion
5 5 (4.31%) Citrix
6 4 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco
8 1 (0.86%) Google
8 1 (0.86%) Informatica
8 1 (0.86%) Remedy
8 1 (0.86%) Sun