The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 506 477 442
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -35
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 81 91 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 59
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£438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £46.21 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.17 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year
+128.69% -
Process Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40242 37742 35090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26610 23738 21765
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 1093 1019
Average hourly rate £28.50 £23.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -27.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in England

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in England

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in England

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in England

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 31 £475 +5.55% 9
South East -31 12 £469 +19.42% 2
North West -22 8 - - 4
Yorkshire -25 8 £375 +64.83% 1
East Midlands -10 7 £525 +10.52%
West Midlands +10 5 £400 +73.91% 1
South West -3 5 £350 -37.77% 4
East of England - 3 £363 - 2
North East - 2 £775 -
Process Improvement
UK

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 47 (28.83%) Finance
2 41 (25.15%) Business Process Improvement
3 40 (24.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (21.47%) Six Sigma
5 31 (19.02%) Microsoft
6 27 (16.56%) Business Analysis
7 26 (15.95%) Change Management
8 22 (13.50%) Banking
9 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (12.27%) Lean Six Sigma
10 20 (12.27%) Process Management
10 20 (12.27%) .NET
11 19 (11.66%) ITIL
12 18 (11.04%) Project Management
13 17 (10.43%) Windows
14 16 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 15 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (9.20%) SDLC
16 14 (8.59%) Degree
16 14 (8.59%) XML
16 14 (8.59%) SharePoint
17 13 (7.98%) C#
17 13 (7.98%) Kofax
17 13 (7.98%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
17 13 (7.98%) Coaching
18 12 (7.36%) Retail
18 12 (7.36%) Mentoring
19 11 (6.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.29%) Documentum
3 4 (2.45%) SAS
4 3 (1.84%) CMS
5 2 (1.23%) Drupal
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.61%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.91%) MS Project
3 7 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.68%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.84%) MS Office
5 3 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.61%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) Unica
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.61%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) IaaS
1 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) ATM
2 4 (2.45%) HTTP
2 4 (2.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) X.400
3 1 (0.61%) IPsec
3 1 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) VPN
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) SMTP
3 1 (0.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.61%) Big Data
3 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.61%) MS Access
3 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.23%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 47 (28.83%) Finance
2 22 (13.50%) Banking
3 12 (7.36%) Retail
4 6 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.07%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.07%) Marketing
6 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.45%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
7 2 (1.23%) Back Office
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (39.26%) Analyst
2 46 (28.22%) Business Analyst
3 20 (12.27%) Project Manager
4 18 (11.04%) Process Analyst
5 15 (9.20%) Change Manager
6 12 (7.36%) Consultant
7 11 (6.75%) Architect
7 11 (6.75%) Process Improvement Analyst
8 8 (4.91%) Business Process Analyst
8 8 (4.91%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Process Consultant
9 7 (4.29%) Process Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Business Change Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Business Manager
11 5 (3.07%) Process Improvement Consultant
11 5 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.07%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.07%) Process Improvement Manager
12 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.45%) Process Improvement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.27%) .NET
2 14 (8.59%) XML
3 9 (5.52%) ADO
3 9 (5.52%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.84%) J2EE
5 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.23%) Middleware
5 2 (1.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.52%) Client/Server
2 9 (5.52%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.84%) Pharmacovigilance
3 3 (1.84%) User Experience
4 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.61%) NHS
4 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.61%) Statistics
4 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.43%) Windows
2 4 (2.45%) Solaris
2 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.84%) UNIX
4 2 (1.23%) Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.15%) Business Process Improvement
2 40 (24.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (21.47%) Six Sigma
4 27 (16.56%) Business Analysis
5 26 (15.95%) Change Management
6 20 (12.27%) Process Management
6 20 (12.27%) Lean Six Sigma
7 19 (11.66%) ITIL
8 18 (11.04%) Project Management
9 16 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 15 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (9.20%) SDLC
11 13 (7.98%) Coaching
11 13 (7.98%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (7.36%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.13%) BPR
14 9 (5.52%) Document Management
15 7 (4.29%) Release Management
15 7 (4.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.98%) C#
2 11 (6.75%) SQL
2 11 (6.75%) VB
3 5 (3.07%) C
4 3 (1.84%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) C++
5 1 (0.61%) X++
5 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (8.59%) Degree
2 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.07%) ISEB
6 4 (2.45%) ACCA
6 4 (2.45%) CIMA
6 4 (2.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (2.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.84%) PMP
7 3 (1.84%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.23%) MCP
9 1 (0.61%) APMP
9 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) GxP
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.61%) GCP
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) SCCM
2 3 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (19.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.98%) Kofax
3 9 (5.52%) EMC
4 7 (4.29%) Oracle
5 6 (3.68%) SAP
6 3 (1.84%) Remedy
6 3 (1.84%) BMC
7 2 (1.23%) Tableau
7 2 (1.23%) Cognos
7 2 (1.23%) Sun
8 1 (0.61%) BEA
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) OpenText
8 1 (0.61%) TSYS
8 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.61%) webMethods
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 26 days ago