Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Process Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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.

Business Process Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 754 745 704
Rank change year-on-year -9 -41 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Analyst 143 124 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 99 154
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £300 £323 £295
90th Percentile £520 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £400
% change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £47.39 £47.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.07% - -0.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £47.39 £47.39
% change year-on-year -63.07% - -0.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96,976 91,624 103,086
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.99% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,463 59,515 67,206
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,115 2,815 3,125
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +5.67%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £46.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +9.99%

Business Process Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Business Process Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Process Analyst in the UK

Business Process Analyst
Top 14 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 6 months to 19 August 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 -19 127 £425 - 8
UK excluding London +9 101 £400 +1.91% 7
London -38 40 £463 -7.50% 3
South East -6 32 £400 +6.67% 1
Midlands +4 27 £390 -5.45% 1
West Midlands -11 20 £425 +13.33% 1
North of England -15 15 £351 -6.33% 1
Yorkshire +3 12 £333 -5.00% 1
East of England +3 8 £475 +11.76% 2
East Midlands +2 7 £350 -17.65%
Scotland -39 7 £306 -9.26% 2
Wales - 7 £431 -
South West -17 5 £413 -2.94%
North West -13 4 £438 +16.67%

Business Process Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Business Process Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Business Process Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 32 (22.38%) Finance
2 32 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.98%) Business Analysis
4 29 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (19.58%) Six Sigma
6 25 (17.48%) Lean Six Sigma
7 21 (14.69%) BPMN
8 20 (13.99%) ITIL
9 19 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (11.89%) Process Improvement
11 15 (10.49%) User Stories
11 15 (10.49%) Business Process Modelling
12 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
13 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (8.39%) ERP
13 12 (8.39%) Target Operating Model
14 11 (7.69%) IBM Blueworks
14 11 (7.69%) UML
14 11 (7.69%) IBM
14 11 (7.69%) Project Management
15 10 (6.99%) Risk Management
15 10 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (6.99%) Degree
15 10 (6.99%) Business Process Mapping
15 10 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (6.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (6.99%) Business Process Analysis
16 9 (6.29%) ISO 14001

Business Process Analyst Skill Set
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 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.40%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.69%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.40%) Taleo
3 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Internet
1 1 (0.70%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.70%) Big Data
1 1 (0.70%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (22.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.20%) Banking
4 4 (2.80%) Legal
4 4 (2.80%) Retail
5 3 (2.10%) Local Government
6 2 (1.40%) Back Office
6 2 (1.40%) Law
6 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.40%) Publishing
6 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) International Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.50%) Fintech
2 5 (3.50%) TM Forum
3 4 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.10%) PMI
5 2 (1.40%) FMCG
5 2 (1.40%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.40%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.70%) Frameworx
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.98%) Business Analysis
3 29 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (19.58%) Six Sigma
5 25 (17.48%) Lean Six Sigma
6 21 (14.69%) BPMN
7 20 (13.99%) ITIL
8 19 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (11.89%) Process Improvement
10 15 (10.49%) Business Process Modelling
10 15 (10.49%) User Stories
11 12 (8.39%) ERP
11 12 (8.39%) Target Operating Model
12 11 (7.69%) Project Management
12 11 (7.69%) UML
13 10 (6.99%) Business Process Mapping
13 10 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (6.99%) Risk Management
13 10 (6.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.10%) C
2 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) HNC
2 6 (4.20%) HND
2 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.80%) CBAP
4 4 (2.80%) ISEB
5 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.10%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.70%) ACCA
7 1 (0.70%) CIMA
7 1 (0.70%) IIBA
7 1 (0.70%) PMP
7 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) ISO 14001
1 9 (6.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.10%) PMO
2 3 (2.10%) QA
3 2 (1.40%) GDPR
4 1 (0.70%) COSO
4 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.69%) IBM
3 7 (4.90%) SAP
4 6 (4.20%) Oracle
5 5 (3.50%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.80%) Capita
6 4 (2.80%) Pega
7 2 (1.40%) Informatica
7 2 (1.40%) SunGard
8 1 (0.70%) BT
8 1 (0.70%) CA
8 1 (0.70%) Casewise
8 1 (0.70%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.70%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.70%) Nintex
8 1 (0.70%) Okta
8 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com