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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 61 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.75% 1.02% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.21% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate £300 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £311 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £525 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £398
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.80% +50.13%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 746 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.39% 84.29% 79.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 411 306
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (34.78%) CISSP
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) Legal
4 6 (26.09%) Solaris
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Unix
4 6 (26.09%) Banking
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Process Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) Publishing
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
6 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) VLAN
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
7 3 (13.04%) E-Discovery
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
7 3 (13.04%) Investment Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) VLAN
4 3 (13.04%) Intranet
5 1 (4.35%) ATM
5 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) ISDN
5 1 (4.35%) PABX
5 1 (4.35%) Symposium
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
1 6 (26.09%) Legal
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Publishing
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Private Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Process Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Security Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Communications Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Security Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Solaris
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Process Architecture
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) E-Discovery
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
3 3 (13.04%) Process Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Records Management
3 3 (13.04%) Six Sigma
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 2 (8.70%) Security Auditing
5 1 (4.35%) DMAIC
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CISSP
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Verint