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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 83 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 8 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.69% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.95% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £400 £359 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% -16.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £386 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.85% -3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £28.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.63% +27.51%
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
991 1368 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.99% 87.13% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 911 652
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Coaching
3 3 (17.65%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (17.65%) BPMN
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
3 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Process Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics

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 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Process Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Lean Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Test Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) DB2 Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Design
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Public Sector Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DB2 DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
1 1 (5.88%) HPUX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Coaching
2 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) BPMN
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Process Management
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
3 3 (17.65%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCDST
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Splunk
1 1 (5.88%) Xerox