Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 549 483
Rank change year-on-year -33 -66 +69
Contract jobs citing Process Management 313 366 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.41% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 239 266
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.72% -1.71%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £261
90th Percentile £656 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 7
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £39.95 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.12% +33.15% +81.82%
10th Percentile £15.75 £22.15 £23.26
90th Percentile £47.39 £47.61 £80.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.39 £30.00
% change year-on-year -20.87% +57.97% +33.33%

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 87155 88463 92228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.47% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58071 58482 59737
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2066 2352 2726
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

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 22 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 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 -44 274 £475 +5.56% 39
UK excluding London +15 204 £400 -5.88% 28
London -67 101 £500 +5.26% 14
South East +16 80 £400 -5.88% 6
North of England +65 36 £400 +14.29% 6
Scotland +5 29 £359 -7.26% 3
East of England -3 25 £463 -11.06% 3
Yorkshire +30 18 £425 +6.25% 5
South West -9 16 £450 +9.76% 3
West Midlands +7 14 £475 +5.56% 2
Midlands -2 14 £475 +2.70% 7
North West +3 13 £263 -34.38% 1
North East +65 5 £319 -9.00%
Northern Ireland -44 2 £488 -
Wales - 2 £288 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 95 (30.35%) Finance
2 91 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (20.77%) Project Management
4 59 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (15.97%) Scrum
5 50 (15.97%) Java
6 47 (15.02%) Linux
7 45 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (13.74%) ITIL
9 39 (12.46%) JIRA
9 39 (12.46%) Process Improvement
10 38 (12.14%) DevOps
11 36 (11.50%) Git (software)
11 36 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 32 (10.22%) SDLC
13 30 (9.58%) Coaching
13 30 (9.58%) Unix
13 30 (9.58%) SAP
14 29 (9.27%) PRINCE2
14 29 (9.27%) SOA
14 29 (9.27%) User Stories
15 28 (8.95%) Service Management
15 28 (8.95%) Service Delivery
16 27 (8.63%) Web Services
16 27 (8.63%) Configuration Management
17 26 (8.31%) Security Cleared
18 25 (7.99%) Continuous Improvement
18 25 (7.99%) Degree
18 25 (7.99%) QA
19 24 (7.67%) Quality Management

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 19 (6.07%) Confluence
2 12 (3.83%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.51%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.24%) JBoss
4 7 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (1.60%) Jetty
6 5 (1.60%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.60%) WildFly
7 3 (0.96%) CMS
7 3 (0.96%) SAS
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.32%) Apache
9 1 (0.32%) Documentum
9 1 (0.32%) IIS
9 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 13 (4.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (4.15%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.19%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.60%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.28%) OpenText Process Suite
4 3 (0.96%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.32%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.19%) PaaS
2 9 (2.88%) SaaS
3 8 (2.56%) Office 365
4 7 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.92%) IaaS
6 5 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.96%) IBM Blueworks
8 3 (0.96%) Serverless
9 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.64%) npm
10 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.32%) Force.com
10 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.32%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.43%) DNS
2 16 (5.11%) Firewall
3 15 (4.79%) HTTP
3 15 (4.79%) LDAP
4 8 (2.56%) WAN
5 7 (2.24%) Internet
5 7 (2.24%) LAN
5 7 (2.24%) SMS
5 7 (2.24%) SSH
6 4 (1.28%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (1.28%) CTI
6 4 (1.28%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.28%) IPsec
6 4 (1.28%) PBX
6 4 (1.28%) RTP
6 4 (1.28%) Softphone
6 4 (1.28%) VoIP
7 3 (0.96%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.64%) SAN
8 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.79%) Relational Database
2 11 (3.51%) Big Data
2 11 (3.51%) Parquet
3 10 (3.19%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.88%) MySQL
5 8 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.24%) GIS
6 7 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.60%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.96%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.96%) KDB
9 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.32%) KNIME
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (12.46%) JIRA
2 36 (11.50%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.07%) JIRA Agile
3 19 (6.07%) Subversion
4 8 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.92%) Maven
6 4 (1.28%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.96%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (0.96%) Gradle
7 3 (0.96%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.96%) JUnit
7 3 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.96%) Mocha
7 3 (0.96%) Protractor
7 3 (0.96%) Selenium
7 3 (0.96%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (0.96%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.96%) SonarQube
7 3 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 95 (30.35%) Finance
2 17 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.79%) Banking
3 15 (4.79%) Marketing
4 11 (3.51%) Law
4 11 (3.51%) Retail
5 10 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.92%) Electronics
8 5 (1.60%) Legal
9 4 (1.28%) Automotive
9 4 (1.28%) Back Office
9 4 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.64%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.64%) German Language
10 2 (0.64%) Local Government
10 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (21.09%) Analyst
2 43 (13.74%) Developer
3 39 (12.46%) Project Manager
4 33 (10.54%) Business Analyst
5 20 (6.39%) Consultant
5 20 (6.39%) Process Analyst
6 18 (5.75%) Architect
7 16 (5.11%) Business Process Analyst
8 14 (4.47%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.47%) Scrum Master
9 13 (4.15%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (3.51%) Security Engineer
10 11 (3.51%) Splunk Engineer
11 10 (3.19%) IT Manager
12 9 (2.88%) Operations Manager
12 9 (2.88%) Senior Manager
12 9 (2.88%) Service Manager
13 8 (2.56%) Agile Coach
13 8 (2.56%) Java Engineer
13 8 (2.56%) Operations Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.63%) Web Services
2 21 (6.71%) XML
3 15 (4.79%) HTML
4 14 (4.47%) SOAP
5 11 (3.51%) AngularJS
5 11 (3.51%) Grok
5 11 (3.51%) jQuery
5 11 (3.51%) Kafka
5 11 (3.51%) Regular Expression
6 10 (3.19%) CSS
7 9 (2.88%) J2EE
8 8 (2.56%) Sass
9 7 (2.24%) Spring
9 7 (2.24%) WSDL
10 6 (1.92%) HTML5
10 6 (1.92%) JSF
11 5 (1.60%) .NET
11 5 (1.60%) JSON
11 5 (1.60%) RESTful
12 4 (1.28%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.07%) Virtual Team
4 18 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.56%) User Experience
7 6 (1.92%) Fintech
8 5 (1.60%) FMCG
8 5 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.28%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.96%) Minimum Viable Product
10 3 (0.96%) NHS
10 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.96%) PMI
10 3 (0.96%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.96%) W3C
11 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.64%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.02%) Linux
2 30 (9.58%) Unix
3 16 (5.11%) Windows
4 13 (4.15%) Mac OS X
5 10 (3.19%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.92%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.28%) Debian
7 4 (1.28%) Fedora
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.96%) AIX
9 2 (0.64%) CentOS
9 2 (0.64%) SUSE
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (20.77%) Project Management
3 59 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (15.97%) Scrum
5 43 (13.74%) ITIL
6 39 (12.46%) Process Improvement
7 38 (12.14%) DevOps
8 36 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (10.22%) SDLC
10 30 (9.58%) Coaching
11 29 (9.27%) PRINCE2
11 29 (9.27%) SOA
11 29 (9.27%) User Stories
12 28 (8.95%) Service Delivery
12 28 (8.95%) Service Management
13 27 (8.63%) Configuration Management
14 25 (7.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (7.67%) Quality Management
15 24 (7.67%) Software Delivery
16 23 (7.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.97%) Java
2 22 (7.03%) SQL
3 21 (6.71%) C
3 21 (6.71%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.11%) Python
5 11 (3.51%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.51%) Perl
6 6 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.60%) Groovy
7 5 (1.60%) Scala
8 2 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (8.31%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.99%) Degree
3 20 (6.39%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.51%) CEH
4 11 (3.51%) CISSP
4 11 (3.51%) SANS
5 7 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.24%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.92%) PMP
7 5 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.96%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.96%) IIBA
8 3 (0.96%) SAS Certification
8 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.64%) APMP
9 2 (0.64%) CCIE
9 2 (0.64%) CCNP
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.99%) QA
2 8 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.24%) GDPR
4 6 (1.92%) PMO
5 5 (1.60%) SLA
6 4 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (1.28%) JSP 440
6 4 (1.28%) MiFID
6 4 (1.28%) PA-DSS
6 4 (1.28%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.28%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.96%) EMIR
7 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.96%) WCAG
8 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.28%) Docker
2 4 (1.28%) Firmware
2 4 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.64%) NFS
4 1 (0.32%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 14 (4.47%) Ansible
2 13 (4.15%) Puppet
3 12 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.28%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.64%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (0.64%) Nagios
5 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.64%) yum
6 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 30 (9.58%) SAP
2 22 (7.03%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.43%) Oracle
4 11 (3.51%) Splunk
5 9 (2.88%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.24%) Fujitsu
7 6 (1.92%) Cisco
7 6 (1.92%) OpenText
7 6 (1.92%) Pega
7 6 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.92%) VMware
8 5 (1.60%) IBM
8 5 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.28%) Capita
9 4 (1.28%) Citrix
10 3 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.96%) Blue Prism
10 3 (0.96%) HP
10 3 (0.96%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.64%) CA Agile Central