Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Process Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Business Process Consultant
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 877 867 876
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Consultant 19 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.019% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 8
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £340 £225
90th Percentile £595 £488 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +47.06% -9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £22.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.35 -

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 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Business Process Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Consultant in the UK

Business Process Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Consultant in the UK

Business Process Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Consultant over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Process Consultant in the UK

Business Process Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Process Consultant in the UK

Business Process Consultant
Top 10 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 Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 19 £500 +5.26%
UK excluding London +38 12 £500 +47.06%
London -13 7 £488 +2.63%
Midlands +34 4 £525 -
South East +3 3 £650 +136.36%
South West - 3 £275 -
North of England +58 2 - -
North West +30 2 - -
East Midlands 0 2 £500 -
West Midlands - 2 £550 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Business Process Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
3 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
4 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) BPMN
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Data Strategy

Business Process Consultant 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 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP EWM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP PP
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Drools
1 1 (5.26%) jBPM
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
2 3 (15.79%) Data Management
2 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
3 2 (10.53%) BPMN
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Data Strategy
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft