The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for BPMN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 125 124
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Contract jobs citing BPMN 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.089% 0.26% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.32% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £415 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.00% +29.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -8.23% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.39 -

BPMN 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1797 2219 1944
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 79.97% 82.43% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1161 1219 1120
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 45 110
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.24% -39.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

BPMN
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for BPMN in the West Midlands

BPMN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BPMN in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for BPMN in the West Midlands

BPMN
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Warwickshire 0 1 £415 - 2
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPMN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BPMN.

1 13 (92.86%) Use Case
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 4 (28.57%) RUP
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
6 3 (21.43%) ArchiMate
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 3 (21.43%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
7 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
8 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
8 1 (7.14%) GDPR
8 1 (7.14%) Swim Lanes
8 1 (7.14%) Domain Models

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) CRM Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) CRM Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Drools
1 1 (7.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Use Case
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) RUP
4 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) ArchiMate
5 3 (21.43%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Unisys