Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 566 529
Rank change year-on-year -57 -37 -81
Contract jobs citing Process Management 264 273 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 183 231
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -10.11%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £270
90th Percentile £669 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £383
% change year-on-year +5.88% +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
UK median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £47.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -47.25% +57.97%
10th Percentile £19.55 £15.75 £24.90
90th Percentile £41.85 £35.88 £50.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £47.39
% change year-on-year +22.00% -47.25% +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 86,330 76,829 88,678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.71% 84.61% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,972 50,371 58,252
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,261 2,090 2,318
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.47 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £50.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year -18.00% -6.82% +22.96%

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 20 May 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 20 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Process Management in the UK

Process Management
Top 15 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 20 May 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 -81 226 £488 +8.33% 62
UK excluding London -54 140 £450 +5.88% 44
London -29 115 £550 +15.79% 19
South East -31 46 £388 -12.68% 14
North of England -2 30 £388 +10.71% 11
Scotland -16 26 £500 +25.00% 2
Midlands -13 20 £363 -19.44% 8
North West -14 16 £413 +7.84% 4
East Midlands +4 12 £325 +8.33% 3
Yorkshire -3 10 £300 - 7
East of England -15 9 £575 +15.58% 1
West Midlands -20 8 £450 -5.26% 5
South West -16 6 £550 +46.67% 8
North East +5 4 £395 +16.18%
Wales +2 4 £563 +7.14%

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 82 (31.06%) Finance
2 61 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (18.18%) Project Management
4 42 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (15.15%) Change Management
6 36 (13.64%) Java
7 35 (13.26%) Degree
8 34 (12.88%) SQL
8 34 (12.88%) Web Services
9 33 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 32 (12.12%) Windows
11 30 (11.36%) XML
11 30 (11.36%) Scrum
12 28 (10.61%) Migration
12 28 (10.61%) Service Delivery
12 28 (10.61%) Oracle
12 28 (10.61%) Banking
12 28 (10.61%) Security Cleared
13 27 (10.23%) ITIL
13 27 (10.23%) Quality Management
14 26 (9.85%) WebSphere
15 25 (9.47%) Python
15 25 (9.47%) SOA
15 25 (9.47%) Analytics
15 25 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (9.09%) Management Information System
16 24 (9.09%) TOGAF
16 24 (9.09%) Software Engineering
17 23 (8.71%) Workflow
17 23 (8.71%) J2EE

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 26 (9.85%) WebSphere
2 16 (6.06%) WebSphere Portal
3 14 (5.30%) Confluence
4 10 (3.79%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.89%) CMS
5 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.76%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.76%) IIS
7 2 (0.76%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (7.95%) MS Visio
3 17 (6.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (7.20%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.27%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.52%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (1.14%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (0.76%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.76%) Relativity
5 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.38%) assyst
6 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.38%) iTrent
6 1 (0.38%) Maximo
6 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.38%) Q-Pulse
6 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.38%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.30%) SaaS
2 10 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.52%) Force.com
3 4 (1.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 3 (1.14%) IaaS
4 3 (1.14%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (1.14%) PaaS
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.76%) npm
5 2 (0.76%) NuGet
5 2 (0.76%) Serverless
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.38%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.38%) Slack
6 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.65%) Firewall
1 7 (2.65%) Internet
1 7 (2.65%) WAN
2 6 (2.27%) LAN
2 6 (2.27%) MPLS
3 5 (1.89%) Wireless
4 4 (1.52%) 3G
4 4 (1.52%) 4G
4 4 (1.52%) Network Security
4 4 (1.52%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.52%) VoLTE
4 4 (1.52%) VPN
5 3 (1.14%) Skype
6 2 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.76%) SMS
6 2 (0.76%) SMTP
6 2 (0.76%) SNMP
6 2 (0.76%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.76%) SSL
6 2 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.44%) Oracle Database
2 16 (6.06%) GIS
2 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (5.30%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.89%) MySQL
4 5 (1.89%) Power BI
4 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.14%) Big Data
6 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.38%) KDB
8 1 (0.38%) MS Access
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (6.82%) JIRA
2 14 (5.30%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.41%) Subversion
4 6 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.89%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.52%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (1.52%) Maven
6 4 (1.52%) Selenium
6 4 (1.52%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.76%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.76%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.76%) Gitweb
8 2 (0.76%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (0.76%) JMeter
8 2 (0.76%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.76%) Rational Team Concert
8 2 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 82 (31.06%) Finance
2 28 (10.61%) Banking
3 14 (5.30%) Marketing
4 7 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.27%) Legal
5 6 (2.27%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.89%) Military
7 4 (1.52%) Retail
8 3 (1.14%) Back Office
8 3 (1.14%) Front Office
8 3 (1.14%) Law
8 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 49 (18.56%) Analyst
2 39 (14.77%) Architect
3 34 (12.88%) Business Analyst
4 30 (11.36%) Developer
5 16 (6.06%) Development Engineer
5 16 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
5 16 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.06%) Software Development Engineer
5 16 (6.06%) Software Integration Engineer
6 13 (4.92%) Scrum Master
7 11 (4.17%) Consultant
8 10 (3.79%) IT Manager
8 10 (3.79%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.41%) Data Architect
9 9 (3.41%) Process Analyst
10 8 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
11 7 (2.65%) Business Architect
11 7 (2.65%) Network Specialist
11 7 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.27%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.88%) Web Services
2 30 (11.36%) XML
3 23 (8.71%) J2EE
4 19 (7.20%) Middleware
5 16 (6.06%) JSF
6 14 (5.30%) SOAP
7 12 (4.55%) HTML
8 11 (4.17%) JSON
9 10 (3.79%) Spring
10 9 (3.41%) .NET
10 9 (3.41%) AngularJS
10 9 (3.41%) React
11 8 (3.03%) CSS
12 7 (2.65%) RESTful
12 7 (2.65%) Spring Cloud
13 6 (2.27%) jQuery
13 6 (2.27%) REST
14 4 (1.52%) IBM Integration Bus
14 4 (1.52%) JPA
14 4 (1.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 22 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.79%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.27%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.27%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.52%) CMDB
8 4 (1.52%) Cyberattack
8 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.52%) DataPower
8 4 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.52%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.52%) Robotics
8 4 (1.52%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.12%) Windows
2 17 (6.44%) Windows Server
3 12 (4.55%) Linux
4 6 (2.27%) Unix
5 1 (0.38%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.18%) Project Management
3 42 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (15.15%) Change Management
5 30 (11.36%) Scrum
6 28 (10.61%) Migration
6 28 (10.61%) Service Delivery
7 27 (10.23%) ITIL
7 27 (10.23%) Quality Management
8 25 (9.47%) Analytics
8 25 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (9.47%) SOA
9 24 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 24 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 23 (8.71%) Workflow
11 21 (7.95%) Process Improvement
12 20 (7.58%) Data Migration
13 19 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (7.20%) DevOps
13 19 (7.20%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.64%) Java
2 34 (12.88%) SQL
3 25 (9.47%) Python
4 23 (8.71%) C
5 18 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 13 (4.92%) C++
6 13 (4.92%) Perl
7 11 (4.17%) C#
8 8 (3.03%) PHP
9 6 (2.27%) VBA
10 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.76%) Groovy
12 2 (0.76%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (13.26%) Degree
2 28 (10.61%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.89%) CCNA
6 5 (1.89%) CCNP
6 5 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.52%) MBA
7 4 (1.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 4 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.14%) ISEB
8 3 (1.14%) PMP
8 3 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.76%) APMP
9 2 (0.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (0.76%) CISM
9 2 (0.76%) CISSP
9 2 (0.76%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.44%) PMO
2 14 (5.30%) QA
3 9 (3.41%) SLA
4 3 (1.14%) GDPR
4 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.76%) COBIT
5 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.76%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.76%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.38%) IFRS
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (8.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.76%) VMware NSX
3 2 (0.76%) vSphere
4 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.38%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) Ansible
2 5 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.89%) Puppet
3 2 (0.76%) vRealize
3 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
4 1 (0.38%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.38%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.38%) Kibana
4 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.38%) logstash
4 1 (0.38%) QRadar
4 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.61%) Oracle
3 23 (8.71%) SAP
4 16 (6.06%) Fujitsu
5 11 (4.17%) IBM
6 9 (3.41%) Cisco
7 8 (3.03%) OpenText
8 7 (2.65%) Ariba
9 6 (2.27%) Automation Anywhere
9 6 (2.27%) Progress
9 6 (2.27%) Xerox
10 5 (1.89%) VMware
11 4 (1.52%) Informatica
11 4 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.52%) Pardot
11 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.52%) Tableau
12 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.14%) F5
12 3 (1.14%) ForeScout