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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 31 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.13% 0.52% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.63% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £440 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £22.35 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+19.68% -25.50%
Process Improvement
South West

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
212 160 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.70% 82.47% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 83 95
Median daily rate £440 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 13
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -21.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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
Bournemouth -7 1 - - 1
Process Improvement
South West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Psychology
2 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) UX Design
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Change Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Product Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Product Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Product Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Psychology
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) UX Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft