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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 471 496 402
Rank change year-on-year +25 -94  
Contract jobs citing Process Management 136 155 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.35% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 102 149
Median daily rate £459 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.72% -10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £343 £400
% change year-on-year +25.91% -14.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £47.39 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.18% +57.96%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £47.39 £30.00
% change year-on-year -65.18% +57.96%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39704 44234 45146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.33% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25886 29348 28980
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1071 1257
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Process Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Process Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 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 +14 122 £460 +19.86% 13
London +5 54 £498 +17.05% 8
South East +4 20 £500 +47.05% 1
South West +3 10 £441 +3.82% 1
City of London -7 10 £495 +4.21% 3
Scotland +30 9 £348 +15.83% 1
North West +8 9 £425 +30.76% 2
East of England -1 9 £385 +40.00%
West Midlands +22 8 £475 -13.63%
Oxfordshire +3 8 £580 +5.45%
North East +74 7 £213 +1.19%
Manchester +13 6 £388 -0.76% 1
Wiltshire +8 6 £425 +7.32%
Glasgow +13 5 - -
Edinburgh +8 4 £348 +15.83% 1
Berkshire -5 4 £450 +36.36%
Bedfordshire - 4 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +78 3 £340 +61.90%
Tyne and Wear +75 3 £340 +61.90%
Yorkshire +26 3 £388 +4.02% 1
Birmingham +20 3 £475 -17.39%
West Yorkshire +18 3 £388 -3.12% 1
Hampshire +6 3 £471 -18.16%
Swindon 0 3 - -
Belfast - 3 £475 -
Westminster - 3 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £475 -
County Antrim - 3 £475 -
Leeds +23 2 £375 -6.25%
Coventry +16 2 £460 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Process Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Process Management.

1 76 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (24.00%) Finance
3 51 (18.55%) Project Management
4 44 (16.00%) Java
5 42 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (14.91%) SQL
6 41 (14.91%) ITIL
7 40 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (13.82%) Scrum
9 37 (13.45%) Degree
10 32 (11.64%) JavaScript
11 31 (11.27%) SQL Server
11 31 (11.27%) Workflow
12 29 (10.55%) DevOps
13 28 (10.18%) Process Improvement
14 27 (9.82%) Security Cleared
15 26 (9.45%) JIRA
16 25 (9.09%) QA
16 25 (9.09%) Service Management
16 25 (9.09%) PRINCE2
16 25 (9.09%) SOA
17 24 (8.73%) Microsoft Excel
17 24 (8.73%) Banking
18 23 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (8.36%) Microsoft
19 22 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
20 21 (7.64%) Migration
21 20 (7.27%) Management Information System
21 20 (7.27%) SAP
21 20 (7.27%) Confluence

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 20 (7.27%) Confluence
2 15 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.91%) JBoss
5 7 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.82%) WebSphere Process Server
7 4 (1.45%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (8.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.09%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.55%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 4 (1.45%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Pega PRPC
3 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (2.91%) Office 365
2 6 (2.18%) GitHub
2 6 (2.18%) IBM Blueworks
3 5 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.73%) Slack
5 2 (0.73%) Trello
6 1 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.36%) Force.com
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.00%) Firewall
2 7 (2.55%) Intranet
3 6 (2.18%) LDAP
4 5 (1.82%) SAN
5 4 (1.45%) DNS
5 4 (1.45%) Internet
6 3 (1.09%) LAN
6 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.09%) VPN
6 3 (1.09%) WAN
7 2 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.73%) FTP
7 2 (0.73%) SMTP
7 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.36%) 5G
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.36%) HTTP
8 1 (0.36%) MPLS
8 1 (0.36%) Skype
8 1 (0.36%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.45%) MySQL
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.73%) Big Data
5 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.73%) Parquet
5 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.73%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.36%) KNIME
6 1 (0.36%) Redis
6 1 (0.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 26 (9.45%) JIRA
2 14 (5.09%) JIRA Agile
3 9 (3.27%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.55%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.18%) Maven
6 5 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.82%) JUnit
6 5 (1.82%) Mockito
6 5 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.45%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.09%) Subversion
9 2 (0.73%) Babel
9 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.73%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.73%) Lombardi
9 2 (0.73%) PhantomJS
9 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (24.00%) Finance
2 24 (8.73%) Banking
3 18 (6.55%) Retail
4 15 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.00%) Marketing
6 9 (3.27%) Back Office
7 6 (2.18%) Billing
7 6 (2.18%) Mandarin Language
8 5 (1.82%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.45%) Advertising
9 4 (1.45%) Digital Economy
9 4 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.45%) Law
9 4 (1.45%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Military
10 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Front Office
11 2 (0.73%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 75 (27.27%) Analyst
2 45 (16.36%) Developer
3 39 (14.18%) Business Analyst
4 31 (11.27%) Consultant
5 23 (8.36%) Project Manager
6 18 (6.55%) Architect
7 14 (5.09%) Java Developer
8 13 (4.73%) Process Analyst
9 12 (4.36%) BPM Developer
10 11 (4.00%) IT Manager
10 11 (4.00%) Scrum Master
11 10 (3.64%) Operations Manager
11 10 (3.64%) SQL Developer
12 8 (2.91%) Business Process Consultant
12 8 (2.91%) Service Manager
13 7 (2.55%) Business Process Developer
14 6 (2.18%) Coordinator
14 6 (2.18%) Designer
14 6 (2.18%) Process Consultant
14 6 (2.18%) Project Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.55%) XML
2 13 (4.73%) .NET
3 12 (4.36%) HTML
4 10 (3.64%) REST
5 9 (3.27%) Web Services
6 8 (2.91%) CSS
7 7 (2.55%) Dojo
7 7 (2.55%) Node.js
7 7 (2.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (2.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.18%) Java EE
8 6 (2.18%) jQuery
9 5 (1.82%) DOM
9 5 (1.82%) Spring
10 4 (1.45%) Ajax
10 4 (1.45%) COM+
10 4 (1.45%) CSS3
10 4 (1.45%) DHTML
10 4 (1.45%) HTML5
10 4 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.09%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.55%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.55%) User Experience
5 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.45%) CMDB
6 4 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (1.45%) W3C
7 3 (1.09%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.09%) Replication
8 2 (0.73%) Clustering
8 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.73%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.55%) Linux
2 12 (4.36%) Windows
3 11 (4.00%) Unix
4 8 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.73%) AIX
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.73%) SUSE
8 1 (0.36%) Android
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (18.55%) Project Management
3 42 (15.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (14.91%) ITIL
5 38 (13.82%) Scrum
6 31 (11.27%) Workflow
7 29 (10.55%) DevOps
8 28 (10.18%) Process Improvement
9 25 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 25 (9.09%) Service Management
9 25 (9.09%) SOA
10 23 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (7.64%) Migration
13 20 (7.27%) TDD
13 20 (7.27%) User Stories
14 19 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (6.55%) Software Delivery
16 17 (6.18%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.00%) Java
2 41 (14.91%) SQL
3 32 (11.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.64%) C#
5 6 (2.18%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.18%) Python
5 6 (2.18%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.82%) VB
7 4 (1.45%) C
8 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.73%) C++
9 2 (0.73%) ECMAScript
9 2 (0.73%) ES6
9 2 (0.73%) Perl
9 2 (0.73%) Ruby
9 2 (0.73%) Scala
9 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (13.45%) Degree
2 27 (9.82%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.91%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 8 (2.91%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.91%) PMP
6 7 (2.55%) Master's Degree
7 6 (2.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.45%) CISSP
9 4 (1.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (1.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 2 (0.73%) CEH
11 2 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.73%) CITP
11 2 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.73%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.09%) QA
2 7 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.18%) MiFID
4 5 (1.82%) SLA
5 3 (1.09%) EMIR
5 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.73%) GMP
6 2 (0.73%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.36%) COBIT
7 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.73%) Firmware
2 2 (0.73%) NFS
2 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) ACF2
3 1 (0.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.36%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Ansible
2 2 (0.73%) Nagios
2 2 (0.73%) Puppet
2 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.73%) yum
3 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.36%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.36%) Mesos
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.36%) TrustSec
3 1 (0.36%) zSecure
Vendors
1 23 (8.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.27%) SAP
3 18 (6.55%) IBM
4 14 (5.09%) Oracle
5 11 (4.00%) Pega
6 10 (3.64%) Capita
7 8 (2.91%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.82%) Cisco
8 5 (1.82%) OpenText
8 5 (1.82%) webMethods
9 4 (1.45%) VMware
10 3 (1.09%) HP
11 2 (0.73%) Cadence
11 2 (0.73%) Google
11 2 (0.73%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.73%) Splunk
11 2 (0.73%) Twitter
11 2 (0.73%) WSO2
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