Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 570 551
Rank change year-on-year -57 -19 -78
Contract jobs citing Process Management 275 298 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 184 238
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £251 £315 £275
90th Percentile £612 £618 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
UK median hourly rate £17.97 £28.75 £47.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -39.33% +57.97%
10th Percentile £16.72 £15.75 £24.70
90th Percentile £38.87 £47.39 £47.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.97 £28.75 £47.39
% change year-on-year -37.50% -39.33% +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 88,839 82,529 92,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.22% 85.56% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,630 54,071 60,832
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
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% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,390 2,086 2,308
UK median hourly rate £21.02 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.92% +6.38% +8.60%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £47.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +10.50%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -53 245 £450 - 79
UK excluding London -20 177 £425 - 68
London -39 90 £500 - 20
North of England -8 44 £326 -13.00% 19
South East -27 41 £425 -1.45% 15
Midlands -1 27 £325 -31.58% 11
South West -15 27 £500 +14.29% 9
Scotland -35 22 £500 +40.85% 6
North West -3 21 £300 -25.00% 11
East Midlands +15 19 £325 -27.78%
Yorkshire +3 18 £300 -31.43% 7
East of England -17 15 £505 +14.77% 5
West Midlands -28 8 £475 - 11
North East -9 6 £385 +81.18% 1
Wales -15 1 £425 +6.25% 2

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 81 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.09%) Finance
3 48 (17.45%) Project Management
4 39 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (12.73%) Java
6 34 (12.36%) SQL
6 34 (12.36%) Change Management
7 32 (11.64%) Scrum
8 31 (11.27%) Oracle
8 31 (11.27%) JavaScript
9 28 (10.18%) Service Management
9 28 (10.18%) XML
9 28 (10.18%) ITIL
9 28 (10.18%) Python
9 28 (10.18%) Analytics
10 27 (9.82%) Workflow
10 27 (9.82%) Degree
11 25 (9.09%) Project Planning
11 25 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (9.09%) SOA
11 25 (9.09%) Web Services
12 24 (8.73%) DevOps
12 24 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (8.36%) Process Improvement
14 22 (8.00%) Banking
15 21 (7.64%) Security Cleared
16 20 (7.27%) Microsoft
16 20 (7.27%) Decision-Making
16 20 (7.27%) Proactive Monitoring

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 15 (5.45%) Confluence
2 14 (5.09%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.27%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (2.91%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (2.55%) CMS
6 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.09%) Alfresco
7 3 (1.09%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.73%) IIS
8 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (5.45%) MS Visio
2 13 (4.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (5.82%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.73%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (0.73%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.73%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.36%) assyst
3 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.36%) Maximo
3 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.36%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.55%) SaaS
3 6 (2.18%) Office 365
4 4 (1.45%) Force.com
4 4 (1.45%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (1.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.09%) PaaS
5 3 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.73%) IaaS
6 2 (0.73%) Serverless
7 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.27%) LAN
2 8 (2.91%) WAN
2 8 (2.91%) Wireless
3 7 (2.55%) Internet
3 7 (2.55%) Unified Communications
4 6 (2.18%) Firewall
5 4 (1.45%) ADSL
5 4 (1.45%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.45%) MPLS
5 4 (1.45%) Network Security
5 4 (1.45%) Skype
5 4 (1.45%) VoIP
6 3 (1.09%) WLAN
7 2 (0.73%) 3G
7 2 (0.73%) 4G
7 2 (0.73%) VoLTE
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.82%) Oracle Database
2 11 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (2.91%) GIS
4 8 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (2.18%) Power BI
6 5 (1.82%) MySQL
6 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.09%) Big Data
8 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.73%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.73%) QlikView
10 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.91%) JIRA
2 11 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.27%) Selenium
4 7 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.55%) JIRA Agile
5 6 (2.18%) Subversion
6 5 (1.82%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.09%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.09%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.09%) JDeveloper
7 3 (1.09%) JMeter
7 3 (1.09%) Maven
7 3 (1.09%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.73%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.73%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.73%) Gitweb
8 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.73%) Rational Team Concert
8 2 (0.73%) SpecFlow
General
1 80 (29.09%) Finance
2 22 (8.00%) Banking
3 13 (4.73%) Back Office
4 11 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.64%) Marketing
6 9 (3.27%) Retail
7 6 (2.18%) Legal
8 5 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.45%) Front Office
9 4 (1.45%) Law
10 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.73%) Publishing
12 1 (0.36%) Billing
12 1 (0.36%) Games
12 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (18.91%) Analyst
2 46 (16.73%) Developer
3 30 (10.91%) Project Manager
4 27 (9.82%) Architect
5 24 (8.73%) Business Analyst
6 13 (4.73%) Automation Developer
6 13 (4.73%) Consultant
6 13 (4.73%) Process Analyst
6 13 (4.73%) Scrum Master
7 11 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 10 (3.64%) BPM Developer
9 9 (3.27%) IT Manager
9 9 (3.27%) Product Manager
10 8 (2.91%) Business Process Analyst
10 8 (2.91%) Development Engineer
10 8 (2.91%) Integration Engineer
10 8 (2.91%) Service Analyst
10 8 (2.91%) Software Development Engineer
10 8 (2.91%) Software Integration Engineer
11 6 (2.18%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.18%) XML
2 25 (9.09%) Web Services
3 18 (6.55%) HTML
4 17 (6.18%) J2EE
5 16 (5.82%) CSS
6 15 (5.45%) Spring
7 14 (5.09%) SOAP
8 12 (4.36%) JSON
8 12 (4.36%) React
9 11 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 11 (4.00%) Middleware
10 10 (3.64%) JPA
11 9 (3.27%) .NET
11 9 (3.27%) jQuery
11 9 (3.27%) JSF
12 8 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (2.91%) RESTful
13 7 (2.55%) jBPM
13 7 (2.55%) XSLT
14 6 (2.18%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.82%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.64%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.18%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.18%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.82%) Robotics
7 5 (1.82%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.45%) DataPower
8 4 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.45%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.45%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.45%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.55%) Windows
2 11 (4.00%) Linux
3 9 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.55%) Unix
5 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (17.45%) Project Management
3 39 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (12.36%) Change Management
5 32 (11.64%) Scrum
6 28 (10.18%) Analytics
6 28 (10.18%) ITIL
6 28 (10.18%) Service Management
7 27 (9.82%) Workflow
8 25 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 25 (9.09%) SOA
9 24 (8.73%) DevOps
9 24 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (8.36%) Process Improvement
11 20 (7.27%) Decision-Making
11 20 (7.27%) Proactive Monitoring
12 18 (6.55%) Coaching
12 18 (6.55%) Migration
12 18 (6.55%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.73%) Java
2 34 (12.36%) SQL
3 31 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 28 (10.18%) Python
5 18 (6.55%) Perl
6 15 (5.45%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.09%) PHP
8 13 (4.73%) C
9 9 (3.27%) C#
9 9 (3.27%) C++
10 4 (1.45%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.09%) VBA
12 2 (0.73%) Groovy
13 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (9.82%) Degree
2 21 (7.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.64%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.18%) CCNA
7 5 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.82%) PMP
7 5 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (1.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 4 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (1.09%) MBA
9 3 (1.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (0.73%) CCNP
10 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.73%) ISEB
10 2 (0.73%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.91%) QA
2 18 (6.55%) SLA
3 10 (3.64%) PMO
4 4 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.36%) GCP
6 1 (0.36%) GDPR
6 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.82%) Ansible
1 5 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.82%) Puppet
2 3 (1.09%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.73%) Kibana
3 2 (0.73%) logstash
3 2 (0.73%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
4 1 (0.36%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (11.27%) Oracle
2 20 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.45%) Automation Anywhere
4 12 (4.36%) Capita
4 12 (4.36%) IBM
5 9 (3.27%) SAP
5 9 (3.27%) ServiceNow
6 8 (2.91%) Fujitsu
7 7 (2.55%) Cisco
8 6 (2.18%) BMC
8 6 (2.18%) HP
8 6 (2.18%) OpenText
9 5 (1.82%) Blue Prism
9 5 (1.82%) Google
9 5 (1.82%) Pega
9 5 (1.82%) Remedy
10 4 (1.45%) ForeScout
10 4 (1.45%) Informatica
10 4 (1.45%) Pardot
10 4 (1.45%) Salesforce.com