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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 493 465 442
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -23
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 71 81 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 59
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£446 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £233 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £54.30
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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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
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 27 February 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 -24 29 £446 -11.10% 6
South East -27 13 £500 -9.09% 7
North West -10 8 £400 +33.33% 3
East of England +5 5 £338 +29.06% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £550 +25.71%
South West -24 5 £440 +10.00% 3
West Midlands -4 3 £375 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire -10 3 £425 +54.54% 2
North East - - - - 2
Process Improvement
UK

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 63 (34.62%) Finance
2 59 (32.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (22.53%) Six Sigma
4 40 (21.98%) ITIL
5 37 (20.33%) Business Analysis
6 35 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (17.03%) Banking
8 29 (15.93%) Lean Six Sigma
9 26 (14.29%) Change Management
10 24 (13.19%) Project Management
11 23 (12.64%) Business Process Improvement
12 22 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (10.99%) Service Management
13 20 (10.99%) Windows
13 20 (10.99%) SQL
14 18 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (8.79%) SAP
16 15 (8.24%) Oracle
16 15 (8.24%) Process Management
17 14 (7.69%) UNIX
17 14 (7.69%) Microsoft
18 13 (7.14%) Retail
19 12 (6.59%) Analytics
19 12 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
19 12 (6.59%) Sun
19 12 (6.59%) MS Visio
19 12 (6.59%) IBM
20 11 (6.04%) MS Excel
20 11 (6.04%) Service Delivery
20 11 (6.04%) Release Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (4.95%) SAS
2 6 (3.30%) IIS
2 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.65%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (1.65%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.55%) iPlanet
Applications
1 12 (6.59%) MS Visio
1 12 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (6.04%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.85%) MS Project
4 4 (2.20%) MS Office
5 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.65%) SAP CRM
2 3 (1.65%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.55%) Summit
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.75%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) LDAP
2 2 (1.10%) ATM
3 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.30%) DB2
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.55%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Ant
General
1 63 (34.62%) Finance
2 31 (17.03%) Banking
3 13 (7.14%) Retail
4 8 (4.40%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.75%) Marketing
6 5 (2.75%) Front Office
6 5 (2.75%) Law
7 4 (2.20%) Legal
8 3 (1.65%) Publishing
8 3 (1.65%) Games
9 2 (1.10%) Billing
9 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (35.71%) Analyst
2 52 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 23 (12.64%) Process Analyst
4 19 (10.44%) Consultant
5 13 (7.14%) Process Manager
5 13 (7.14%) Process Improvement Manager
6 11 (6.04%) Business Process Analyst
6 11 (6.04%) Process Consultant
7 9 (4.95%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 8 (4.40%) Technical Specialist
8 8 (4.40%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.40%) Process Improvement Specialist
8 8 (4.40%) Process Improvement Analyst
9 7 (3.85%) Architect
10 6 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.30%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.20%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (2.20%) Change Analyst
11 4 (2.20%) Services Delivery Manager
11 4 (2.20%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.75%) .NET
2 3 (1.65%) Rendezvous
3 2 (1.10%) Web Services
3 2 (1.10%) XML
3 2 (1.10%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.65%) Human Factors
2 3 (1.65%) Open Source
2 3 (1.65%) User Experience
3 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.10%) Clustering
3 2 (1.10%) Statistics
4 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.55%) NHS
4 1 (0.55%) Biometrics
4 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.55%) FMCG
4 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.99%) Windows
2 14 (7.69%) UNIX
3 8 (4.40%) Linux
4 6 (3.30%) zOS
5 3 (1.65%) AIX
6 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (22.53%) Six Sigma
3 40 (21.98%) ITIL
4 37 (20.33%) Business Analysis
5 29 (15.93%) Lean Six Sigma
6 26 (14.29%) Change Management
7 24 (13.19%) Project Management
8 23 (12.64%) Business Process Improvement
9 22 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (10.99%) Service Management
11 18 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (8.24%) Process Management
13 12 (6.59%) Analytics
14 11 (6.04%) Business Transformation
14 11 (6.04%) Service Delivery
14 11 (6.04%) Release Management
14 11 (6.04%) BPMN
15 9 (4.95%) Data Analysis
15 9 (4.95%) PRINCE2
15 9 (4.95%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.99%) SQL
2 9 (4.95%) Java
3 7 (3.85%) C#
4 6 (3.30%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.75%) Delphi
6 2 (1.10%) C
6 2 (1.10%) VB
7 1 (0.55%) Ruby
7 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (6.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 8 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.85%) Degree
5 6 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (1.10%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (1.10%) VCP4
7 2 (1.10%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.55%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) SSCP
8 1 (0.55%) MCITP
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) SLA
2 4 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.20%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.65%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (8.79%) SAP
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle
3 14 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.59%) Sun
4 12 (6.59%) IBM
5 7 (3.85%) Remedy
5 7 (3.85%) BMC
6 5 (2.75%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.20%) Tableau
7 4 (2.20%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.20%) Cognos
8 3 (1.65%) Unica
8 3 (1.65%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.10%) Actimize
10 1 (0.55%) Google
10 1 (0.55%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.55%) HP
10 1 (0.55%) Siebel
10 1 (0.55%) CA
10 1 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago