Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Process Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 692 676 680
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Analyst 177 154 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 116 161
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £284 £275
90th Percentile £538 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year - +8.47% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £36.36 £47.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.23% -23.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.36 £47.71
% change year-on-year -10.60% -23.80% -

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 95,460 89,566 102,600
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,406 58,384 65,671
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.71% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,830 3,195 3,744
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.99 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

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 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Analyst over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 February 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 +6 164 £418 -1.76% 6
UK excluding London +24 125 £400 - 5
South East +15 58 £425 +3.03%
London -40 49 £450 -10.00% 2
North of England +38 27 £400 +14.29% 1
Midlands +4 21 £390 -2.50% 1
West Midlands +17 19 £390 -5.45% 1
Yorkshire +4 15 £375 -
North West +13 12 £400 +22.61%
Scotland -14 9 £345 -8.00%
East of England -12 6 £450 +16.13% 2
South West -4 3 £360 -15.29%
East Midlands -3 2 £375 +11.94%
Wales - 1 £450 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 53 (29.94%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (28.81%) Business Analysis
3 44 (24.86%) MS Visio
4 43 (24.29%) Process Improvement
5 40 (22.60%) Finance
6 38 (21.47%) Workflow
6 38 (21.47%) BPR
7 37 (20.90%) Six Sigma
8 29 (16.38%) Lean Six Sigma
9 28 (15.82%) Business Process Analysis
10 25 (14.12%) Oracle
11 24 (13.56%) Change Management
12 22 (12.43%) Business Process Modelling
13 21 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (11.86%) SQL
14 20 (11.30%) Unix
14 20 (11.30%) Relational Database
15 16 (9.04%) ITIL
15 16 (9.04%) Banking
16 14 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (7.91%) Project Management
17 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
17 13 (7.34%) CRM
17 13 (7.34%) BPMN
18 12 (6.78%) ERP
19 11 (6.21%) SAP
19 11 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (6.21%) Business Process Improvement
20 10 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
20 10 (5.65%) Use Case

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 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.26%) CMS
3 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 44 (24.86%) MS Visio
2 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Changepoint
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) SMS
2 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.30%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.56%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.56%) QlikView
General
1 40 (22.60%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Banking
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
3 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.26%) Advertising
6 3 (1.69%) Automotive
6 3 (1.69%) Legal
7 2 (1.13%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.13%) French Language
7 2 (1.13%) Marketing
7 2 (1.13%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.56%) Local Government
8 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) SOAP
1 3 (1.69%) WSDL
1 3 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (0.56%) EDI
2 1 (0.56%) Flash
2 1 (0.56%) HTML
2 1 (0.56%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (29.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.52%) FMCG
3 4 (2.26%) e-Learning
3 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.69%) Frameworx
5 2 (1.13%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.13%) Fintech
5 2 (1.13%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.13%) Robotics
6 1 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.56%) NHS
6 1 (0.56%) Social Media
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.30%) Unix
2 3 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.81%) Business Analysis
2 43 (24.29%) Process Improvement
3 38 (21.47%) BPR
3 38 (21.47%) Workflow
4 37 (20.90%) Six Sigma
5 29 (16.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 28 (15.82%) Business Process Analysis
7 24 (13.56%) Change Management
8 22 (12.43%) Business Process Modelling
9 21 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (9.04%) ITIL
11 14 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (7.91%) Project Management
12 13 (7.34%) BPMN
12 13 (7.34%) CRM
13 12 (6.78%) ERP
14 11 (6.21%) Business Process Improvement
14 11 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (5.65%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.86%) SQL
2 4 (2.26%) C
3 1 (0.56%) Java
3 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (5.65%) Degree
2 9 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.82%) ISEB
5 4 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (1.13%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.56%) HNC
8 1 (0.56%) HND
8 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PMP
8 1 (0.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) GDPR
2 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.69%) PMO
3 2 (1.13%) COSO
3 2 (1.13%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.13%) PSD2
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.56%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (14.12%) Oracle
2 11 (6.21%) SAP
3 8 (4.52%) ServiceNow
4 7 (3.95%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.82%) Google
6 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.26%) Workday
7 3 (1.69%) Blue Prism
8 2 (1.13%) Capita
9 1 (0.56%) Ariba
9 1 (0.56%) Concur
9 1 (0.56%) Minitab
9 1 (0.56%) Sage