The first table below looks at the demand for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 82 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£445 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 692 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 73.90% 70.90% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 331 318
Average daily rate £400 £403 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 14
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.90 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Process Improvement
Scotland

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Process Improvement
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Minitab
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Minitab