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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 241 254 230
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 198 204 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.88% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.05% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 116 156
Median daily rate £500 £421 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.69% -3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £63.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.15 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-25.37% +15.96%
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
19623 19417 20021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.00% 83.37% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14060 13937 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 217 254
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £55.30 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +14 26 £481 +6.94% 5
Brentford +8 5 £475 +5.55%
Feltham - 3 £525 -
Canary Wharf 0 2 - -
Uxbridge +3 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £295 -
Croydon - 1 £300 -
Hounslow - 1 £450 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 101 (27.30%) Finance
2 100 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (19.46%) Project Management
4 67 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (14.59%) Business Analysis
6 50 (13.51%) Business Process Improvement
7 48 (12.97%) Banking
8 45 (12.16%) Change Management
9 43 (11.62%) MS Excel
9 43 (11.62%) Microsoft
10 39 (10.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 38 (10.27%) ITIL
11 38 (10.27%) Degree
12 33 (8.92%) SQL
13 30 (8.11%) MS Office
13 30 (8.11%) QA
14 29 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
14 29 (7.84%) CRM
15 28 (7.57%) Java
15 28 (7.57%) Service Management
16 26 (7.03%) Management Information System
17 25 (6.76%) Six Sigma
17 25 (6.76%) Matrix Organization
18 24 (6.49%) E-Commerce
19 23 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
19 23 (6.22%) User Stories
20 22 (5.95%) JavaScript
21 21 (5.68%) Performance Testing
21 21 (5.68%) Mentoring

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 14 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (1.89%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.35%) SAS
4 5 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.08%) CMS
6 3 (0.81%) Apache
6 3 (0.81%) Confluence
6 3 (0.81%) Drupal
6 3 (0.81%) JBoss
6 3 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.54%) IIS
7 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.11%) MS Office
3 29 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (5.14%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.97%) MS Project
6 6 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.54%) Bankmaster
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.27%) AWD
4 1 (0.27%) Eikon
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.27%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.27%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) Office 365
2 4 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.54%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.54%) Yammer
5 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.62%) HTTP
1 6 (1.62%) Internet
2 5 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.08%) WebEx
3 4 (1.08%) Wireless
4 3 (0.81%) Firewall
4 3 (0.81%) Intranet
4 3 (0.81%) SSL
4 3 (0.81%) VoIP
4 3 (0.81%) VPN
4 3 (0.81%) WAN
5 2 (0.54%) BGP
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.54%) DNS
5 2 (0.54%) FTP
5 2 (0.54%) IPsec
5 2 (0.54%) LAN
5 2 (0.54%) NX-OS
5 2 (0.54%) OSPF
5 2 (0.54%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (1.62%) Big Data
4 4 (1.08%) Pentaho
4 4 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (0.81%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.81%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.81%) SQLPlus
6 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) MS Access
7 1 (0.27%) MySQL
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.86%) Cucumber
2 18 (4.86%) Selenium
3 14 (3.78%) JIRA
4 13 (3.51%) Appium
5 4 (1.08%) JMeter
5 4 (1.08%) JUnit
5 4 (1.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.81%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.81%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.81%) Subversion
7 2 (0.54%) Ant
7 2 (0.54%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.54%) Maven
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.54%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 101 (27.30%) Finance
2 48 (12.97%) Banking
3 17 (4.59%) Retail
4 12 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.43%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.43%) Law
6 8 (2.16%) Legal
6 8 (2.16%) Marketing
7 7 (1.89%) Advertising
8 6 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.62%) Publishing
8 6 (1.62%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.35%) Games
10 3 (0.81%) Front Office
11 2 (0.54%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 132 (35.68%) Analyst
2 79 (21.35%) Business Analyst
3 37 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 33 (8.92%) Project Manager
5 30 (8.11%) Developer
6 27 (7.30%) Architect
7 23 (6.22%) Business Process Analyst
7 23 (6.22%) Consultant
8 18 (4.86%) Administrator
9 15 (4.05%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 13 (3.51%) Applications Architect
11 12 (3.24%) Test Engineer
12 11 (2.97%) Business IT Analyst
12 11 (2.97%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (2.97%) IT Analyst
12 11 (2.97%) IT Business Analyst
12 11 (2.97%) Service Analyst
12 11 (2.97%) Service Manager
13 9 (2.43%) Lead Architect
13 9 (2.43%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.14%) HTML
2 16 (4.32%) HTML5
3 15 (4.05%) Node.js
4 14 (3.78%) Web Services
5 12 (3.24%) .NET
6 8 (2.16%) SOAP
7 4 (1.08%) Middleware
7 4 (1.08%) XML
8 3 (0.81%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.81%) Ajax
8 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.81%) Gherkin
8 3 (0.81%) jQuery
8 3 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.81%) REST
9 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.54%) ELK Stack
9 2 (0.54%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.54%) RESTful
9 2 (0.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.59%) User Experience
4 8 (2.16%) PMI
5 7 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.62%) FMCG
7 5 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (1.35%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.08%) Equities
8 4 (1.08%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.81%) Digital TV
9 3 (0.81%) Economics
9 3 (0.81%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.54%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.32%) Windows
2 13 (3.51%) Linux
3 8 (2.16%) Unix
4 5 (1.35%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.54%) OpenVMS
6 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (19.46%) Project Management
3 67 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (14.59%) Business Analysis
5 50 (13.51%) Business Process Improvement
6 45 (12.16%) Change Management
7 39 (10.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 38 (10.27%) ITIL
9 29 (7.84%) CRM
10 28 (7.57%) Service Management
11 25 (6.76%) Matrix Organization
11 25 (6.76%) Six Sigma
12 24 (6.49%) E-Commerce
13 23 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (6.22%) User Stories
14 21 (5.68%) Mentoring
14 21 (5.68%) Performance Testing
15 20 (5.41%) Coaching
15 20 (5.41%) Data Analysis
16 19 (5.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.92%) SQL
2 28 (7.57%) Java
3 22 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.16%) C#
5 5 (1.35%) C
6 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.81%) AppleScript
7 3 (0.81%) Perl
7 3 (0.81%) Python
7 3 (0.81%) Ruby
7 3 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.54%) VBA
8 2 (0.54%) VBScript
9 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.27%) Go
9 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (10.27%) Degree
2 20 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.43%) ISEB
4 9 (2.43%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.43%) PMP
5 7 (1.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (1.62%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.35%) CISSP
8 4 (1.08%) CCNA
8 4 (1.08%) MCSE
8 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.81%) CCA
9 3 (0.81%) CISM
9 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.11%) QA
2 9 (2.43%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.89%) SLA
4 6 (1.62%) SDET
5 4 (1.08%) COBIT
5 4 (1.08%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.54%) GxP
6 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) Basel III
7 1 (0.27%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.27%) vCloud
3 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.35%) Puppet
2 4 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.08%) SCCM
3 3 (0.81%) Perfmon
3 3 (0.81%) SCOM
4 2 (0.54%) Control-M
4 2 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.14%) Oracle
3 13 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (2.97%) SAP
5 9 (2.43%) Siebel
6 8 (2.16%) Sage
6 8 (2.16%) VMware
7 7 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.62%) Cisco
9 5 (1.35%) IBM
9 5 (1.35%) Saba
10 4 (1.08%) Adobe
10 4 (1.08%) BMC
10 4 (1.08%) Remedy
11 3 (0.81%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.81%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.54%) F5
12 2 (0.54%) Google
12 2 (0.54%) ServiceNow
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aquent
Rate: £340 - £345 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 17 days ago