Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Process Analyst was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 183 162
Rank change year-on-year +15 -21 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Process Analyst 19 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 14
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% +13.79% +3.57%
10th Percentile £314 £350 £204
90th Percentile £445 £488 £496
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% - -
England median hourly rate £33.00 £36.36 £47.71
% change year-on-year -9.23% -23.80% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,563 5,012 4,799
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 94.64% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,846 3,029 2,682
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 225 199
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.58 £16.75 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.93% +5.68% +0.51%
10th Percentile £10.01 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £36.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.51
% change year-on-year +1.08% -0.05% +12.18%

Business Process Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Business Process Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Process Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Process Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Process Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Process Analyst
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 Business Process Analyst in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Process Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Process Analyst
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 Business Process Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Birmingham -1 5 £390 -2.50%
Warwickshire -1 4 £438 -7.89%
Shropshire - 3 £371 -
Coventry +11 2 £325 -25.29%
Staffordshire +6 2 £395 -1.25% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £358 -
Business Process Analyst
England

Business Process Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Business Process Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Business Process Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (42.11%) Process Improvement
2 7 (36.84%) Six Sigma
3 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) GDPR
6 3 (15.79%) Business Process Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (10.53%) PMO
7 2 (10.53%) Logistics
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Automotive
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management

Business Process Analyst Skill Set
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:

General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Process Improvement
2 7 (36.84%) Six Sigma
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (15.79%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) PMO
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow