The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.093% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £378 - -
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2280 2161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 80.97% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1542 1396
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
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% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Improvement in Yorkshire

Business Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 4 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) PMI
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft