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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 102 100 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 5 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% 0.62% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.73% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 10
Median daily rate £422 £380 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% +25.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £348 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £455 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.39 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-35.14% +14.32%
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
1274 1369 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.04% 85.51% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1007 607
Median daily rate £425 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £9.38 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £175.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft