The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 56 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Median daily rate £200 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £398
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.35 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.22% -25.50%
Process Improvement
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
599 618 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.61% 74.82% 68.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 420 258
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.85 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Process Improvement across the Birmingham region.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the Birmingham region.

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) ERP
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) SAP
5 5 (27.78%) SOA
5 5 (27.78%) Process Management
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) SaaS
5 5 (27.78%) PaaS
5 5 (27.78%) Social Media
5 5 (27.78%) IaaS
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) Remedy
7 3 (16.67%) Use Case
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (11.11%) Statistics

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
1 5 (27.78%) PaaS
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DTS
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
1 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) OSS Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Zachman Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Business Improvement Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) EDI
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Social Media
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 7 (38.89%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) Process Management
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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