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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 29 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.45% 0.81% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.10% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £525 £425 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +38.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £31.44 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +20.92%
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
166 181 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 75.11% 73.28% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 98 125
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 33 23
Median hourly rate £24.69 £37.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +125.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 -3 1 £525 - 2
Process Improvement
South West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) UX Design
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Product Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) Psychology
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) EAM
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) QMS
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) UX Design
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards