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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 371 350 331
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 27 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 39
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£446 £504 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% +18.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £221 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £720 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £54.30
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
16730 17174 15442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.79% 78.57% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11866 11744 10840
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 238 253
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £70.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 4 £435 -31.08% 1
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement.

1 41 (47.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (32.56%) ITIL
3 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (26.74%) Business Analysis
5 21 (24.42%) Finance
6 19 (22.09%) Banking
6 19 (22.09%) Six Sigma
7 16 (18.60%) Change Management
8 15 (17.44%) Service Management
9 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (13.95%) Project Management
10 12 (13.95%) Process Management
11 11 (12.79%) SQL
12 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (11.63%) Lean Six Sigma
13 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
13 9 (10.47%) Business Process Improvement
13 9 (10.47%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (9.30%) Investment Banking
14 8 (9.30%) ITSM
14 8 (9.30%) Analytics
14 8 (9.30%) Release Management
15 7 (8.14%) Remedy ITSM
15 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (8.14%) GAP Analysis
15 7 (8.14%) Data Analysis
15 7 (8.14%) Remedy
15 7 (8.14%) BMC
15 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
15 7 (8.14%) MS Visio

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.98%) SAS
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.16%) IIS
3 1 (1.16%) iPlanet
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.49%) MS Office
4 2 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 19 (22.09%) Banking
3 8 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.81%) Front Office
5 4 (4.65%) Law
6 3 (3.49%) Games
6 3 (3.49%) Publishing
7 2 (2.33%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.33%) Marketing
7 2 (2.33%) Retail
7 2 (2.33%) Legal
8 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (44.19%) Analyst
2 33 (38.37%) Business Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Consultant
4 12 (13.95%) Process Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Process Consultant
6 7 (8.14%) Business Process Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Process Improvement Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) ITIL Expert
9 3 (3.49%) Process Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Process Improvement Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Process Improvement Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.49%) ITIL Consultant
10 2 (2.33%) Service Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) DBA
10 2 (2.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.33%) Statistics
3 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.16%) Open Source
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (32.56%) ITIL
3 23 (26.74%) Business Analysis
4 19 (22.09%) Six Sigma
5 16 (18.60%) Change Management
6 15 (17.44%) Service Management
7 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (13.95%) Project Management
8 12 (13.95%) Process Management
9 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (11.63%) Lean Six Sigma
10 9 (10.47%) Business Process Improvement
11 8 (9.30%) ITSM
11 8 (9.30%) Analytics
11 8 (9.30%) Release Management
12 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (8.14%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (8.14%) Data Analysis
13 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
13 6 (6.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) VB
2 2 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) Scala
3 1 (1.16%) Ruby
3 1 (1.16%) C
3 1 (1.16%) C#
3 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.98%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (1.16%) APMP
6 1 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.16%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (8.14%) Remedy
1 7 (8.14%) BMC
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.65%) Cognos
3 4 (4.65%) ServiceNow
3 4 (4.65%) Tableau
4 3 (3.49%) Unica
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.33%) Actimize
6 1 (1.16%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.16%) Sun
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) CA
6 1 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
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