Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 195 165
Rank change year-on-year +27 -30 +10
Contract jobs citing BPMN 15 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 13
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -23.91% +27.78%
10th Percentile £343 £370 £305
90th Percentile £500 £648 £613
England median daily rate £450 £445 £410
% change year-on-year +1.12% +8.54% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £45.45 £47.71
% change year-on-year +21.03% -4.75% -13.25%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3948 5128 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.96% 83.07% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 3069 2256
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 175
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.27
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

BPMN
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing BPMN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for BPMN in the West Midlands

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPMN in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPMN in the West Midlands

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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 6 months to 19 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
Warwickshire +4 8 £415 -16.16%
Birmingham +5 3 £500 +30.72%
Staffordshire +11 2 £310 -24.85%
BPMN
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (86.67%) UML
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Use Case
5 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (40.00%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (13.33%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
8 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
8 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) SOA
8 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall

BPMN
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UML Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) UML
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Use Case
4 6 (40.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Business Process Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow