Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for BPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPR over the 6 months to 18 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 Reengineering (BPR)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 180 143
Rank change year-on-year +3 -37 +22
Contract jobs citing BPR 7 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.78% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 31 22
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +9.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £255 £300 £177
90th Percentile £446 £580 £590
England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 -
England median hourly rate £31.31 £47.39 -
% change year-on-year -33.93% - -

BPR 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 3977 5160 3939
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.01% 83.05% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2539 3087 2258
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 176
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 £11.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

BPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for BPR in the West Midlands

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPR in the West Midlands

BPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPR in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPR in the West Midlands

BPR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPR in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPR in the West Midlands

BPR
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 BPR within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Coventry 0 5 £425 -4.23%
Warwickshire -1 1 £190 -57.11%
BPR
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPR 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 BPR.

1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (28.57%) Traceability Matrix
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe

BPR
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 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (14.29%) Sage X3
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 1 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Change Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Change Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Navision Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Change Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (28.57%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) Traceability Matrix
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Cognitive Psychology
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Sage
1 1 (14.29%) SAP