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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 55 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.83% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £428 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £398
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.03 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.80% +12.60%
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
472 546 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.62% 75.21% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 285 269
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 55
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 3 - -
Process Improvement
East of England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Internet

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) UI Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft