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 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 Reengineering (BPR)
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 117 117
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing BPR 6 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.68% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 8
Median daily rate £435 £400 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +71.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £170 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +8.75% -3.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.39 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +15.58%  

BPR 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%  

BPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Coventry +3 5 £445 +11.25%
BPR
England

BPR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Project Management
3 14 (60.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (56.52%) Change Management
4 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
4 13 (56.52%) Marketing
5 12 (52.17%) MS Visio
6 10 (43.48%) Adobe
6 10 (43.48%) Scrum
6 10 (43.48%) Kanban
6 10 (43.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (43.48%) Social Media
6 10 (43.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 10 (43.48%) Axure RP
6 10 (43.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (39.13%) Cognitive Psychology
7 9 (39.13%) Usability Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Psychology
8 8 (34.78%) User Experience
9 6 (26.09%) Automotive
10 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
10 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) MS Project
11 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.04%) SQL
11 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.04%) Migration

BPR
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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Visio
2 10 (43.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (43.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (17.39%) MS Project
4 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) G Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Axure RP
1 10 (43.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 13 (56.52%) Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) Automotive
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) User Researcher
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Big Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Relationship Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ICT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) ICT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Relationships Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Social Media
2 8 (34.78%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Project Management
3 14 (60.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (56.52%) Change Management
4 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
5 10 (43.48%) Kanban
5 10 (43.48%) Scrum
6 9 (39.13%) Cognitive Psychology
6 9 (39.13%) Psychology
6 9 (39.13%) Usability Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
8 3 (13.04%) Migration
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) Use Case
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Kronos