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 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 101 93 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 6 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.99% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.16% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 7
Median daily rate £428 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.20% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £347 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £420 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.95 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% +30.00%
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
1280 1462 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.20% 85.00% 80.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1065 554
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +53.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.43 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) CMDB
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Puppet
4 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Design
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DB2 DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft