The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
South West / Dorset
Rank 20 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.91% 4.30% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 5.26% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £353 £475 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% +12.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.09%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 152 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 94.17% 81.72% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 84 107
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £20.63 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Poole -4 2 £353 -6.00%
Process Improvement
South West

Process Improvement
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (25.00%) EAM
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) EAM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft