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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 270 265 251
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 164 159 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.88% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 120 141
Median daily rate £450 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -25.00%
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +23 30 £500 +5.26% 14
Croydon -7 5 £438 +25.00%
Hammersmith - 3 £300 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Uxbridge +4 1 - -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £240 -46.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £388 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 93 (26.50%) Finance
2 83 (23.65%) Project Management
3 64 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (14.25%) Change Management
5 50 (14.25%) Business Process Improvement
6 49 (13.96%) Business Analysis
7 38 (10.83%) ITIL
7 38 (10.83%) Banking
7 38 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (9.69%) Degree
9 33 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 32 (9.12%) Service Management
11 30 (8.55%) Management Information System
12 26 (7.41%) SQL
12 26 (7.41%) Oracle
12 26 (7.41%) Microsoft
13 23 (6.55%) QA
14 22 (6.27%) Programme Management
14 22 (6.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 21 (5.98%) Migration
15 21 (5.98%) ITSM
15 21 (5.98%) Six Sigma
15 21 (5.98%) Retail
16 20 (5.70%) Incident Management
16 20 (5.70%) Java
16 20 (5.70%) Data Modelling
17 19 (5.41%) MS Office
17 19 (5.41%) Workflow
18 18 (5.13%) Information Security

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 16 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.42%) SAS
2 12 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.99%) Apache
3 7 (1.99%) Node.js
4 5 (1.42%) CMS
5 4 (1.14%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.85%) Drupal
6 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.57%) Documentum
7 2 (0.57%) JBoss
7 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.57%) nginx
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) Captiva
8 1 (0.28%) Confluence
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.28%) FileNet
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (5.41%) MS Office
2 12 (3.42%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.85%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.42%) MS Project
5 4 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.14%) SPSS
6 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
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 CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
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%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.14%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.99%) Firewall
2 6 (1.71%) Network Security
3 4 (1.14%) NAS
3 4 (1.14%) SAN
3 4 (1.14%) VPN
3 4 (1.14%) WebEx
4 3 (0.85%) Internet
4 3 (0.85%) WAN
5 2 (0.57%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.57%) LAN
5 2 (0.57%) VoIP
6 1 (0.28%) Broadband
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) DNS
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) Skype
6 1 (0.28%) SMLT
6 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (4.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.99%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.99%) MySQL
6 5 (1.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (1.14%) Essbase
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.85%) Pentaho
8 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.85%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.57%) Big Data
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.28%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.28%) Power BI
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (2.28%) JIRA
2 7 (1.99%) IntelliJ
3 6 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.14%) Selenium
5 3 (0.85%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.85%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.57%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.57%) Subversion
6 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.28%) Ant
7 1 (0.28%) MSTest
7 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.28%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (26.50%) Finance
2 38 (10.83%) Banking
3 21 (5.98%) Retail
4 14 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.85%) Games
6 9 (2.56%) Advertising
7 8 (2.28%) Legal
8 7 (1.99%) Marketing
9 6 (1.71%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.71%) Law
10 5 (1.42%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.85%) Back Office
13 2 (0.57%) Billing
13 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.57%) French Language
13 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.28%) Local Government
14 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 139 (39.60%) Analyst
2 90 (25.64%) Business Analyst
3 41 (11.68%) Process Analyst
4 37 (10.54%) Project Manager
5 36 (10.26%) Consultant
6 28 (7.98%) Business Process Analyst
7 18 (5.13%) Developer
8 16 (4.56%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 14 (3.99%) Management Consultant
9 14 (3.99%) Service Management Consultant
10 13 (3.70%) Administrator
10 13 (3.70%) Architect
10 13 (3.70%) ITIL Consultant
10 13 (3.70%) ITIL Service Consultant
10 13 (3.70%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
10 13 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (3.42%) ITIL Expert
12 11 (3.13%) IT Analyst
12 11 (3.13%) Programme Manager
12 11 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.70%) .NET
2 11 (3.13%) Web Services
3 9 (2.56%) Spring Boot
4 6 (1.71%) XML
5 4 (1.14%) HTML
5 4 (1.14%) Java EE
6 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.85%) CSS
6 3 (0.85%) Gherkin
6 3 (0.85%) HTML5
6 3 (0.85%) JMS
6 3 (0.85%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (0.85%) Middleware
6 3 (0.85%) PostGIS
6 3 (0.85%) SOAP
6 3 (0.85%) Spring
6 3 (0.85%) WCF
7 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.57%) D3.js
7 2 (0.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.84%) User Experience
4 11 (3.13%) PMI
5 9 (2.56%) CMDB
6 8 (2.28%) FMCG
7 6 (1.71%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.42%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.14%) Derivative
9 4 (1.14%) IBM XIV
9 4 (1.14%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.14%) Statistics
10 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.57%) Biometrics
11 2 (0.57%) EMV
11 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.28%) Clustering
12 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.13%) Linux
2 14 (3.99%) Unix
2 14 (3.99%) Windows
3 2 (0.57%) OpenVMS
3 2 (0.57%) Solaris
3 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (23.65%) Project Management
2 64 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 63 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (14.25%) Business Process Improvement
4 50 (14.25%) Change Management
5 49 (13.96%) Business Analysis
6 38 (10.83%) ITIL
7 33 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (9.12%) Service Management
9 22 (6.27%) Programme Management
9 22 (6.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 21 (5.98%) ITSM
10 21 (5.98%) Migration
10 21 (5.98%) Six Sigma
11 20 (5.70%) Data Modelling
11 20 (5.70%) Incident Management
12 19 (5.41%) Workflow
13 18 (5.13%) Information Security
13 18 (5.13%) Test Strategy
13 18 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.41%) SQL
2 20 (5.70%) Java
3 8 (2.28%) C#
4 7 (1.99%) C
4 7 (1.99%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.42%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.85%) Perl
7 3 (0.85%) Python
7 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.85%) VB
8 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.57%) R
8 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.57%) VBA
9 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (9.69%) Degree
2 13 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 12 (3.42%) PMP
4 10 (2.85%) ISEB
4 10 (2.85%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.28%) CISA
5 8 (2.28%) CISM
5 8 (2.28%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.14%) CISSP
7 4 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.85%) CBAP
8 3 (0.85%) MCSE
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.57%) GIAC
9 2 (0.57%) IIBA
9 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.55%) QA
2 7 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.42%) COBIT
3 5 (1.42%) SLA
3 5 (1.42%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.57%) GAAP
4 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) FATCA
5 1 (0.28%) GxP
5 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.28%) Control-M
3 1 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.28%) OPNET
Vendors
1 26 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 26 (7.41%) Oracle
2 10 (2.85%) IBM
2 10 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (2.56%) BMC
3 9 (2.56%) Remedy
4 8 (2.28%) SAP
5 6 (1.71%) HP
5 6 (1.71%) Sage
6 5 (1.42%) EMC
6 5 (1.42%) Hyperion
6 5 (1.42%) Siebel
6 5 (1.42%) Veritas
7 4 (1.14%) Adobe
7 4 (1.14%) NetApp
7 4 (1.14%) Teradata
7 4 (1.14%) VMware
8 3 (0.85%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.85%) ION Trading
8 3 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
London
Camden Council
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £600 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago