The median contractor rate for a Business Process Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 642 619
Rank change year-on-year +66 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Consultant 11 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.019% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.020% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Median daily rate £525 £384 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.80% +22.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £355 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £505 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.35 -

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 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Process Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 8 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 3 months to 25 June 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 +49 11 £525 +36.80%
London +9 8 £538 +40.06%
City of London +4 2 £525 -4.54%
South East +36 1 £475 -
Berkshire +18 1 £475 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (40.00%) Process Management
2 6 (30.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Master's Degree
6 2 (10.00%) GDPR
6 2 (10.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) BPR
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) JSP
6 2 (10.00%) Servlets
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) IBM

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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) JSP
1 2 (10.00%) Servlets
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Dojo
2 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Process Management
2 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) BPR
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (15.00%) Master's Degree
3 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Certification
4 1 (5.00%) OCPJP
4 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Pegasus
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Sun