The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 51 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 8 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.33% 2.35% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.94% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Median daily rate £425 £370 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -31.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.39 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-35.14% +14.32%
Process Improvement
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 646 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.56% 79.75% 73.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 395 311
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 49
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.57% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge -2 3 £425 +14.86%
Process Improvement
East of England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Service Design
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Groovy
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) ABAP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Ant

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP MM
1 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
1 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Ant
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Change Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) UI Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) WSDL
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Design
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) ABAP
1 2 (18.18%) Groovy
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle