Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Process Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 753 721 709
Rank change year-on-year -32 -12 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Analyst 141 160 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 121 150
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £287
90th Percentile £525 £538 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.06% +3.23% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £40.20 £34.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.46% +15.02% -26.76%
10th Percentile £16.25 £30.73 £21.25
90th Percentile £18.75 £48.34 £47.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £34.95
% change year-on-year -46.97% -5.57% -26.76%

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 97,851 96,297 99,436
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.94% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,588 63,472 64,888
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £260 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.29% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,043 2,878 3,301
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.94 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 November 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 November 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 -27 123 £438 +2.94% 5
UK excluding London -19 87 £400 +0.06% 2
London 0 47 £450 -7.69% 3
South East -44 30 £413 -1.49% 1
Midlands -12 22 £390 -3.70%
West Midlands -18 18 £390 +2.63%
North of England -18 14 £425 +17.24% 1
Yorkshire -9 10 £425 +21.43% 1
Scotland -6 6 £330 -4.35%
East of England +1 5 £478 +10.09%
South West -26 5 £400 +6.67%
Wales - 5 £450 -
East Midlands +6 4 £438 +1.74%
North West -21 4 £376 -2.90%

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 34 (24.11%) Finance
2 30 (21.28%) MS Visio
3 28 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (18.44%) Six Sigma
4 26 (18.44%) Workshop Facilitation
5 25 (17.73%) Process Improvement
5 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (17.73%) Business Analysis
6 21 (14.89%) Lean Six Sigma
6 21 (14.89%) ERP
7 19 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (12.77%) Business Process Analysis
9 17 (12.06%) Change Management
10 16 (11.35%) ITIL
10 16 (11.35%) Oracle
11 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (9.93%) Business Process Mapping
13 13 (9.22%) Business Process Modelling
13 13 (9.22%) BPMN
14 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
14 12 (8.51%) Target Operating Model
15 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
15 11 (7.80%) Logistics
16 10 (7.09%) Retail
16 10 (7.09%) Marketing
16 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (6.38%) User Stories
17 9 (6.38%) SAP
17 9 (6.38%) Scrum
18 8 (5.67%) Manufacturing

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 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.42%) Confluence
2 2 (1.42%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 30 (21.28%) MS Visio
2 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (1.42%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.42%) Taleo
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.71%) G Suite
3 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) Big Data
1 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (24.11%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Marketing
2 10 (7.09%) Retail
3 8 (5.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.55%) Banking
5 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.96%) Fintech
3 6 (4.26%) FMCG
4 4 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.13%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.42%) TM Forum
7 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.71%) Robotics
7 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (18.44%) Six Sigma
2 26 (18.44%) Workshop Facilitation
3 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.73%) Business Analysis
3 25 (17.73%) Process Improvement
4 21 (14.89%) ERP
4 21 (14.89%) Lean Six Sigma
5 19 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (12.77%) Business Process Analysis
7 17 (12.06%) Change Management
8 16 (11.35%) ITIL
9 14 (9.93%) Business Process Mapping
10 13 (9.22%) BPMN
10 13 (9.22%) Business Process Modelling
11 12 (8.51%) Target Operating Model
12 11 (7.80%) Logistics
13 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.38%) Scrum
14 9 (6.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.42%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.67%) Degree
2 7 (4.96%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (2.84%) HNC
4 4 (2.84%) HND
5 2 (1.42%) ACCA
5 2 (1.42%) CIMA
5 2 (1.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.71%) CBAP
6 1 (0.71%) IIBA
6 1 (0.71%) ISEB
6 1 (0.71%) PMP
6 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) ISO 14001
1 7 (4.96%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.26%) GDPR
3 3 (2.13%) QA
4 2 (1.42%) PMO
5 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (11.35%) Oracle
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.38%) SAP
4 6 (4.26%) IBM
5 4 (2.84%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.71%) Casewise
6 1 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.71%) IFS
6 1 (0.71%) Nintex
6 1 (0.71%) Okta
6 1 (0.71%) Pega
6 1 (0.71%) Remedy