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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
Rank 74 84 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 8 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.73% 0.84% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.99% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £337 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £423 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+52.04% +3.15%

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
926 1216 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.18% 85.27% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 831 672
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £12.01 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.45 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Logistics
2 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (23.08%) BPMN
3 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Process Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Military
4 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Billing
4 2 (15.38%) MCDST
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) SLA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
3 2 (15.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Process Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Lean Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Design
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) HPUX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Logistics
1 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) BPMN
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Process Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCDST
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Xerox
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk