The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 251 252 245
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 187 179 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.76% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.93% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 117 132
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.39 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-35.14% +14.32%
Process Improvement
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18896 19263 18719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.28% 81.61% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13647 13767 13147
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 233 227
Median hourly rate £22.38 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £64.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in London

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in London

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in London

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 29 £513 +7.89% 17
Brentford - 2 £450 -
Croydon -14 1 £450 +28.57%
Wembley - 1 £295 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £240 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 99 (28.05%) Finance
2 82 (23.23%) Project Management
3 77 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (16.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (14.73%) Business Analysis
7 45 (12.75%) Banking
8 43 (12.18%) Change Management
9 42 (11.90%) ITIL
10 41 (11.61%) Business Process Improvement
11 37 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (9.07%) Microsoft
13 31 (8.78%) Java
13 31 (8.78%) SQL
13 31 (8.78%) Service Management
13 31 (8.78%) QA
14 30 (8.50%) Oracle
15 29 (8.22%) Degree
16 27 (7.65%) CRM
17 25 (7.08%) MS Office
18 24 (6.80%) MS Excel
19 23 (6.52%) Six Sigma
19 23 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
20 22 (6.23%) Migration
21 21 (5.95%) Management Information System
21 21 (5.95%) Retail
21 21 (5.95%) Incident Management
21 21 (5.95%) User Stories
22 20 (5.67%) Analytics
22 20 (5.67%) Workflow

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.27%) SAS
4 7 (1.98%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.70%) Apache
6 4 (1.13%) CMS
7 3 (0.85%) Drupal
7 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.85%) JBoss
7 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.85%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.28%) FileNet
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (7.08%) MS Office
2 24 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.53%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.98%) MS Project
6 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.57%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.28%) AWD
4 1 (0.28%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.28%) Eikon
4 1 (0.28%) FastStats
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.28%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.85%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.57%) OneDrive
2 2 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.42%) Internet
1 5 (1.42%) VPN
2 4 (1.13%) Firewall
2 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.13%) WebEx
3 3 (0.85%) LAN
3 3 (0.85%) NAS
3 3 (0.85%) SAN
3 3 (0.85%) WAN
4 2 (0.57%) BGP
4 2 (0.57%) Broadband
4 2 (0.57%) DNS
4 2 (0.57%) HSRP
4 2 (0.57%) Intranet
4 2 (0.57%) IPsec
4 2 (0.57%) OSPF
4 2 (0.57%) Skype
4 2 (0.57%) SSL
4 2 (0.57%) VoIP
4 2 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.55%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.13%) MySQL
5 4 (1.13%) Pentaho
5 4 (1.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.85%) Big Data
6 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.85%) Essbase
6 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.85%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.57%) QlikView
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.97%) Selenium
3 11 (3.12%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.27%) Appium
4 8 (2.27%) JIRA
5 7 (1.98%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.13%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.85%) JUnit
7 3 (0.85%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.85%) Subversion
7 3 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.57%) Ant
8 2 (0.57%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.57%) Maven
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.28%) MSTest
General
1 99 (28.05%) Finance
2 45 (12.75%) Banking
3 21 (5.95%) Retail
4 13 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.27%) Advertising
6 7 (1.98%) Games
6 7 (1.98%) Law
6 7 (1.98%) Legal
7 6 (1.70%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.70%) Marketing
8 5 (1.42%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.13%) Publishing
10 3 (0.85%) Back Office
11 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.57%) French Language
11 2 (0.57%) Front Office
11 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 131 (37.11%) Analyst
2 83 (23.51%) Business Analyst
3 34 (9.63%) Process Analyst
4 30 (8.50%) Project Manager
5 29 (8.22%) Consultant
6 26 (7.37%) Developer
7 21 (5.95%) Architect
7 21 (5.95%) Business Process Analyst
8 18 (5.10%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 16 (4.53%) Administrator
9 16 (4.53%) Management Consultant
10 15 (4.25%) Service Management Consultant
10 15 (4.25%) Test Analyst
11 13 (3.68%) ITIL Consultant
11 13 (3.68%) ITIL Service Consultant
11 13 (3.68%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
12 12 (3.40%) Financial Analyst
12 12 (3.40%) IT Analyst
12 12 (3.40%) ITIL Expert
12 12 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.53%) .NET
1 16 (4.53%) Node.js
2 13 (3.68%) Web Services
3 11 (3.12%) HTML
4 10 (2.83%) HTML5
5 9 (2.55%) Spring Boot
6 8 (2.27%) SOAP
7 6 (1.70%) Middleware
7 6 (1.70%) XML
8 4 (1.13%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.13%) Java EE
9 3 (0.85%) Gherkin
9 3 (0.85%) PostGIS
9 3 (0.85%) WCF
10 2 (0.57%) D3.js
10 2 (0.57%) ELK Stack
10 2 (0.57%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.57%) jQuery
10 2 (0.57%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (0.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.10%) User Experience
4 14 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.98%) FMCG
7 6 (1.70%) PMI
8 5 (1.42%) Derivative
9 4 (1.13%) CMDB
9 4 (1.13%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.13%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.85%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.85%) IBM XIV
10 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.57%) Biometrics
11 2 (0.57%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.57%) EMV
11 2 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.10%) Windows
2 17 (4.82%) Linux
3 14 (3.97%) Unix
4 4 (1.13%) OpenVMS
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (23.23%) Project Management
2 77 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (16.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (14.73%) Business Analysis
5 43 (12.18%) Change Management
6 42 (11.90%) ITIL
7 41 (11.61%) Business Process Improvement
8 37 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (8.78%) Service Management
10 27 (7.65%) CRM
11 23 (6.52%) Six Sigma
11 23 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (6.23%) Migration
13 21 (5.95%) Incident Management
13 21 (5.95%) User Stories
14 20 (5.67%) Analytics
14 20 (5.67%) Workflow
15 19 (5.38%) ITSM
15 19 (5.38%) Matrix Organization
16 18 (5.10%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.78%) Java
1 31 (8.78%) SQL
2 16 (4.53%) JavaScript
3 9 (2.55%) C#
4 7 (1.98%) C
5 6 (1.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.13%) Perl
7 3 (0.85%) AppleScript
7 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.85%) VB
7 3 (0.85%) VBA
7 3 (0.85%) VBScript
8 2 (0.57%) Python
8 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.28%) R
9 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (8.22%) Degree
2 13 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.83%) ISEB
4 9 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.27%) PMP
6 7 (1.98%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (1.13%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.13%) MCSE
7 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.85%) CCA
8 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.57%) CCNA
9 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.57%) IIBA
9 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.28%) ACCA
10 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.78%) QA
2 9 (2.55%) SLA
3 5 (1.42%) COBIT
4 4 (1.13%) SDET
4 4 (1.13%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.57%) GxP
6 1 (0.28%) FATCA
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.85%) Control-M
2 3 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.85%) Puppet
3 2 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (9.07%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.50%) Oracle
3 11 (3.12%) IBM
3 11 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.55%) Siebel
5 8 (2.27%) Sage
6 6 (1.70%) HP
6 6 (1.70%) SAP
7 5 (1.42%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.13%) BMC
8 4 (1.13%) Cisco
8 4 (1.13%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.13%) Remedy
8 4 (1.13%) VMware
9 3 (0.85%) Adobe
9 3 (0.85%) EMC
9 3 (0.85%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.85%) NetApp
9 3 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.85%) Veritas
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
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London
Parliamentary Digital Service
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago