Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Process Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Process Management over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Process Management
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 611 597 564
Rank change year-on-year -14 -33 -82
Contract jobs citing Process Management 278 312 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 177 241
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £225 £313 £300
90th Percentile £580 £648 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 4
UK median hourly rate £58.75 £37.50 £39.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.67% -6.12% +33.15%
10th Percentile £17.16 £15.75 £22.15
90th Percentile £64.50 £47.39 £47.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.63 £37.50 £47.39
% change year-on-year +56.33% -20.87% +57.97%

Process Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 89,966 88,328 90,655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.36% 85.73% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,547 58,692 59,765
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,344 2,127 2,494
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.75 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -11.46% +6.67% -

Process Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Process Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Process Management in the UK

Process Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Management in the UK

Process Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Management over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Management in the UK

Process Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Management in the UK

Process Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Management over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Process Management in the UK

Process Management
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Management within the UK over the 6 months to 15 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 -11 251 £425 -6.59% 77
UK excluding London -34 186 £400 - 69
London +4 86 £450 -10.00% 12
North of England -11 45 £350 -12.50% 22
South East -60 41 £363 -9.38% 14
South West -5 33 £500 +11.11% 12
Midlands +14 31 £350 -26.32% 10
North West -6 28 £350 +33.33% 12
East Midlands - 17 £350 - 3
Yorkshire -6 16 £340 -20.00% 6
East of England -14 16 £475 +2.70% 7
West Midlands -21 14 £460 -3.16% 7
Scotland -29 10 £375 +4.46% 1
Wales -7 9 £575 +100.00% 2
North East -10 2 £225 -29.36% 4
Channel Islands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Process Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Process Management.

1 79 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.06%) Finance
3 45 (16.19%) Security Cleared
4 40 (14.39%) SC Cleared
4 40 (14.39%) Project Management
4 40 (14.39%) Oracle
5 36 (12.95%) Service Management
6 34 (12.23%) ITIL
7 31 (11.15%) JavaScript
8 30 (10.79%) Workflow
9 27 (9.71%) Java
10 26 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (8.99%) Change Management
11 25 (8.99%) Middleware
11 25 (8.99%) SQL
11 25 (8.99%) Oracle Fusion
11 25 (8.99%) Oracle BPM
12 23 (8.27%) Content Management
12 23 (8.27%) Oracle Database
13 22 (7.91%) DevOps
13 22 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (7.91%) WebCenter
13 22 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (7.91%) Test Automation
13 22 (7.91%) Scrum
14 21 (7.55%) Customer Requirements
15 20 (7.19%) Oracle Database 12c
15 20 (7.19%) Analytics
15 20 (7.19%) SLA
15 20 (7.19%) PRINCE2

Process Management
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 12 (4.32%) Confluence
2 10 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.44%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.72%) Apache
5 2 (0.72%) CMS
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.36%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (6.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (5.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (4.68%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (8.99%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.36%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.47%) Office 365
2 16 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.24%) SaaS
4 4 (1.44%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (1.44%) PaaS
4 4 (1.44%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.08%) IaaS
5 3 (1.08%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.72%) Slack
7 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.36%) G Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.16%) LAN
1 6 (2.16%) Unified Communications
1 6 (2.16%) WAN
2 5 (1.80%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.80%) Wireless
3 4 (1.44%) ADSL
3 4 (1.44%) Firewall
4 3 (1.08%) VoIP
5 2 (0.72%) 3G
5 2 (0.72%) 4G
5 2 (0.72%) Internet
5 2 (0.72%) Skype
5 2 (0.72%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.36%) MPLS
6 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.36%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.27%) Oracle Database
2 20 (7.19%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (3.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.80%) Power BI
5 3 (1.08%) Big Data
5 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.08%) MySQL
6 2 (0.72%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.72%) QlikView
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (5.76%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.40%) JIRA
3 11 (3.96%) Selenium
4 8 (2.88%) Maven
5 7 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.52%) JMeter
5 7 (2.52%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.16%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.16%) JIRA Agile
6 6 (2.16%) NeoLoad
7 5 (1.80%) Gradle
7 5 (1.80%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.08%) Subversion
9 2 (0.72%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.72%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.36%) Ant
10 1 (0.36%) FishEye
10 1 (0.36%) JUnit
10 1 (0.36%) Lombardi
10 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
General
1 78 (28.06%) Finance
2 19 (6.83%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.12%) Banking
4 16 (5.76%) Marketing
5 13 (4.68%) Back Office
6 9 (3.24%) Retail
7 5 (1.80%) Legal
8 4 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.08%) Publishing
10 2 (0.72%) Billing
10 2 (0.72%) Front Office
10 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Law
10 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (20.86%) Developer
2 49 (17.63%) Analyst
3 27 (9.71%) Project Manager
4 26 (9.35%) BPM Developer
5 21 (7.55%) Business Analyst
6 20 (7.19%) Oracle Developer
7 17 (6.12%) Architect
8 16 (5.76%) Service Manager
9 14 (5.04%) Software Developer
10 13 (4.68%) Automation Developer
10 13 (4.68%) Consultant
11 11 (3.96%) Java Developer
12 10 (3.60%) Exchange Engineer
12 10 (3.60%) Office 365 Engineer
12 10 (3.60%) Product Manager
13 9 (3.24%) Process Analyst
13 9 (3.24%) Programme Manager
14 8 (2.88%) Enterprise Architect
15 7 (2.52%) Business Process Analyst
15 7 (2.52%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.99%) Middleware
1 25 (8.99%) Oracle Fusion
2 22 (7.91%) WebCenter
3 20 (7.19%) Oracle ADF
4 15 (5.40%) HTML
4 15 (5.40%) Spring
5 14 (5.04%) CSS
6 12 (4.32%) XML
7 11 (3.96%) JPA
8 9 (3.24%) Hibernate
9 8 (2.88%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (2.88%) SOAP
10 7 (2.52%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (2.52%) JSON
10 7 (2.52%) REST
11 6 (2.16%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.16%) JMS
11 6 (2.16%) Sass
11 6 (2.16%) Spring Batch
11 6 (2.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (3.60%) Mainframe
4 9 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.24%) User Experience
5 7 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.44%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.44%) Robotics
7 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.08%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.72%) Fintech
8 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.36%) Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) PMI
9 1 (0.36%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.40%) Windows
2 10 (3.60%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.08%) Unix
4 2 (0.72%) Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.39%) Project Management
3 36 (12.95%) Service Management
4 34 (12.23%) ITIL
5 30 (10.79%) Workflow
6 26 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (8.99%) Change Management
8 23 (8.27%) Content Management
9 22 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (7.91%) DevOps
9 22 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (7.91%) Scrum
9 22 (7.91%) Test Automation
10 21 (7.55%) Customer Requirements
11 20 (7.19%) Analytics
11 20 (7.19%) PRINCE2
11 20 (7.19%) Project Planning
12 19 (6.83%) Process Improvement
13 18 (6.47%) CRM
13 18 (6.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.15%) JavaScript
2 27 (9.71%) Java
3 25 (8.99%) SQL
4 20 (7.19%) Python
5 13 (4.68%) Perl
6 12 (4.32%) PHP
7 10 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.16%) C#
9 4 (1.44%) C++
9 4 (1.44%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.08%) Ruby
11 1 (0.36%) Groovy
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 40 (14.39%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.40%) Degree
4 9 (3.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.80%) CCNA
6 5 (1.80%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.08%) PMP
8 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.72%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.72%) ISEB
9 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.36%) CCDP
10 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.19%) SLA
2 15 (5.40%) QA
3 8 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.80%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.44%) COSO
5 4 (1.44%) GDPR
5 4 (1.44%) ISO 31000
5 4 (1.44%) PMO
6 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.36%) COBIT
7 1 (0.36%) GCP
7 1 (0.36%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.44%) Docker
3 2 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) Kibana
1 6 (2.16%) logstash
2 5 (1.80%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.08%) HP ALM
3 3 (1.08%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Grafana
4 1 (0.36%) Graylog
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (14.39%) Oracle
2 16 (5.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.04%) Automation Anywhere
4 13 (4.68%) SAP
5 11 (3.96%) ServiceNow
6 8 (2.88%) IBM
6 8 (2.88%) Pega
7 7 (2.52%) BMC
8 6 (2.16%) HP
9 5 (1.80%) Blue Prism
9 5 (1.80%) Cisco
10 4 (1.44%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.44%) Cadence
10 4 (1.44%) Google
11 3 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (1.08%) Remedy
11 3 (1.08%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.08%) Tableau
11 3 (1.08%) Workday
12 2 (0.72%) webMethods