The median contractor rate for a Business Process Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Analyst
UK
Rank 534 531 537
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Analyst 65 97 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 77 60
Median daily rate £425 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £357 £350
% change year-on-year +11.96% +2.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.39 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +129.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.39 £20.69
% change year-on-year - +129.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Process Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Process Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Analyst in the UK

Business Process Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Analyst in the UK

Business Process Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Analyst over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Process Analyst in the UK

Business Process Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Process Analyst in the UK

Business Process Analyst
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 Business Process Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +8 61 £425 +0.59% 5
South East +26 19 £400 - 1
London -16 18 £500 +14.94% 3
Surrey +24 8 £290 -31.76% 1
West Midlands +11 5 £425 +17.24%
South West +3 5 £413 +32.42% 1
Guildford - 5 £290 -
North West +20 4 £313 -17.21%
Yorkshire +10 4 £350 -12.50%
Berkshire +20 3 £325 -7.67%
South Yorkshire +5 3 £350 +7.69%
East Midlands -2 3 £300 -20.00%
East of England -4 3 £425 +47.82%
Oxfordshire - 3 £425 -
East Sussex - 3 £500 -
Oxford - 3 £425 -
Scotland +23 2 £350 +75.00%
Manchester +17 2 £213 -43.70%
City of London +6 2 £525 +20.00% 1
Coventry -1 2 £435 +20.00%
Northampton - 2 £425 -
Redhill - 2 £469 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £425 -
Stockport - 2 £213 -
Somerset - 2 £425 -
Merseyside - 2 £388 -
Liverpool - 2 £388 -
Edinburgh +17 1 £350 -
Leeds +4 1 £350 -17.64%
Bristol +3 1 £263 -20.45%

Business Process Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Business Process Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Process Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (27.63%) Finance
2 40 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (22.37%) Business Analysis
4 27 (17.76%) MS Visio
4 27 (17.76%) Process Improvement
5 22 (14.47%) Six Sigma
6 18 (11.84%) Business Process Analysis
7 17 (11.18%) Business Process Mapping
7 17 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (9.21%) Workflow
9 14 (9.21%) Use Case
10 13 (8.55%) Business Process Modelling
10 13 (8.55%) Project Management
10 13 (8.55%) Banking
11 12 (7.89%) BPMN
12 11 (7.24%) BPR
12 11 (7.24%) MS Excel
13 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
13 10 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.92%) Lean Six Sigma
14 9 (5.92%) Telecoms
14 9 (5.92%) Change Management
14 9 (5.92%) GAP Analysis
15 8 (5.26%) SAP
15 8 (5.26%) SQL
15 8 (5.26%) ISEB
15 8 (5.26%) Degree
16 7 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
16 7 (4.61%) Manufacturing

Business Process Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (17.76%) MS Visio
2 11 (7.24%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.63%) MS Office
5 3 (1.97%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Maximo
2 2 (1.32%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) IBM Blueworks
1 3 (1.97%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.32%) G Suite
2 2 (1.32%) Office 365
3 1 (0.66%) SaaS
3 1 (0.66%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.66%) EDMS
4 1 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.97%) JIRA
General
1 42 (27.63%) Finance
2 13 (8.55%) Banking
3 9 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.61%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.63%) Automotive
5 4 (2.63%) Legal
6 3 (1.97%) Back Office
6 3 (1.97%) Local Government
6 3 (1.97%) Retail
7 2 (1.32%) French Language
7 2 (1.32%) Front Office
7 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Military
8 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) CSS
1 1 (0.66%) HTML
1 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.61%) User Experience
3 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.97%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.66%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.66%) Fintech
6 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.66%) iPad
6 1 (0.66%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.66%) NHS
6 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.66%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.66%) Robotics
6 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.66%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (22.37%) Business Analysis
3 27 (17.76%) Process Improvement
4 22 (14.47%) Six Sigma
5 18 (11.84%) Business Process Analysis
6 17 (11.18%) Business Process Mapping
7 16 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.21%) Use Case
8 14 (9.21%) Workflow
9 13 (8.55%) Business Process Modelling
9 13 (8.55%) Project Management
10 12 (7.89%) BPMN
11 11 (7.24%) BPR
12 10 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (5.92%) Change Management
13 9 (5.92%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (5.92%) Lean Six Sigma
14 7 (4.61%) Business Continuity
14 7 (4.61%) CRM
14 7 (4.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (0.66%) C
2 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.26%) Degree
1 8 (5.26%) ISEB
2 6 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) PMO
2 3 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) COBIT
4 1 (0.66%) COSO
4 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 8 (5.26%) SAP
2 5 (3.29%) Oracle
3 4 (2.63%) IBM
3 4 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.97%) Workday
5 2 (1.32%) Google
5 2 (1.32%) IFS
5 2 (1.32%) Kronos
5 2 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
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