The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 72 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.097% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£228 £445 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.87% +36.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £445 £413
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Process Improvement
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
799 725 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 77.88% 78.72% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 395 513
Average daily rate £350 £321 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 10
Average hourly rate £11.13 £42.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.90% +184.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £29.25 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Process Improvement
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (85.71%) Service Management
1 6 (85.71%) Supplier Management
1 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) NHS
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Service Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
1 6 (85.71%) Supplier Management
1 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA