The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 82 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 11 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 1.71% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.14% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 6
Average daily rate £350 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £349 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +45.77%
Process Improvement
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1161 1077 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.99% 79.90% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 596 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Process Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (13.33%) BPMN
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Demand Management
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) DMAIC
6 2 (13.33%) ETL

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Process Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) HR Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Process Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (13.33%) BPMN
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) DMAIC
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
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