The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Business Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.073% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -15.78% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.75 -

Business Process Improvement 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1153 1602 1538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.53% 82.83% 85.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 1121 983
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in West Yorkshire

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Improvement in West Yorkshire

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds - 1 £425 - 1
Business Process Improvement
Yorkshire

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Process Improvement 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft