The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 49 35 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 6 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 3.44% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 4.29% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £388 £380 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +61.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.09%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 489 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.17% 80.16% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 258 396
Median daily rate £355 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) VB
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) BPMN
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Excel Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) VBA Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Reference Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UML Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
1 1 (7.14%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) BPMN
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) API Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Pega