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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 271 279 248
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 171 159 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.68% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.84% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 114 132
Median daily rate £450 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £352
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.39 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-36.77% +29.00%
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
18166 19032 18949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 81.19% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 13537 13397
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 242 234
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 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 1 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 +9 31 £500 +5.26% 19
Croydon -10 3 £450 +28.57%
Hammersmith - 2 £300 -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £240 -46.66%
Uxbridge +1 1 - -
Brentford +1 1 - - 1
New Malden - 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 93 (27.60%) Finance
2 77 (22.85%) Project Management
3 71 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (15.43%) Business Analysis
6 48 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (13.06%) Business Process Improvement
7 44 (13.06%) Change Management
8 42 (12.46%) Banking
9 38 (11.28%) ITIL
10 33 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (9.50%) Microsoft
12 30 (8.90%) Oracle
13 29 (8.61%) Degree
14 28 (8.31%) SQL
15 26 (7.72%) Service Management
15 26 (7.72%) Java
15 26 (7.72%) MS Office
15 26 (7.72%) QA
16 23 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (6.53%) Six Sigma
17 22 (6.53%) User Stories
18 21 (6.23%) CRM
18 21 (6.23%) Management Information System
18 21 (6.23%) Retail
19 20 (5.93%) Incident Management
19 20 (5.93%) Workflow
20 19 (5.64%) MS Excel
20 19 (5.64%) Matrix Organization
21 18 (5.34%) Analytics

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 15 (4.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.97%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.67%) SAS
4 6 (1.78%) Apache
5 5 (1.48%) CMS
5 5 (1.48%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.19%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.89%) Drupal
7 3 (0.89%) JBoss
7 3 (0.89%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.59%) nginx
9 1 (0.30%) FileNet
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (7.72%) MS Office
2 19 (5.64%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.08%) MS Project
5 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.59%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) AWD
4 1 (0.30%) Eikon
4 1 (0.30%) FastStats
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.30%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.30%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.48%) Office 365
2 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (0.59%) OneDrive
2 2 (0.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.37%) Firewall
2 5 (1.48%) Internet
2 5 (1.48%) Network Security
2 5 (1.48%) VPN
3 4 (1.19%) NAS
3 4 (1.19%) SAN
4 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.89%) WAN
4 3 (0.89%) WebEx
5 2 (0.59%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.59%) DNS
5 2 (0.59%) LAN
5 2 (0.59%) Skype
5 2 (0.59%) Wireless
6 1 (0.30%) BGP
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.30%) IPsec
6 1 (0.30%) OSPF
6 1 (0.30%) SMLT
6 1 (0.30%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.67%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.48%) MySQL
5 5 (1.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (1.19%) Pentaho
6 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.89%) Big Data
7 3 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.89%) Essbase
7 3 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.89%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.59%) QlikView
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.37%) JIRA
3 7 (2.08%) IntelliJ
3 7 (2.08%) Selenium
4 4 (1.19%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.89%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.89%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.59%) Ant
6 2 (0.59%) Appium
6 2 (0.59%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.59%) JUnit
6 2 (0.59%) Maven
6 2 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.59%) Subversion
6 2 (0.59%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.30%) JMeter
General
1 93 (27.60%) Finance
2 42 (12.46%) Banking
3 21 (6.23%) Retail
4 14 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.67%) Advertising
6 8 (2.37%) Games
7 7 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.08%) Legal
8 6 (1.78%) Marketing
9 5 (1.48%) Law
9 5 (1.48%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.89%) Back Office
11 2 (0.59%) Billing
11 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.59%) French Language
11 2 (0.59%) Front Office
12 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.30%) International Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 136 (40.36%) Analyst
2 84 (24.93%) Business Analyst
3 40 (11.87%) Process Analyst
4 30 (8.90%) Project Manager
5 29 (8.61%) Business Process Analyst
6 27 (8.01%) Consultant
7 23 (6.82%) Developer
8 19 (5.64%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 14 (4.15%) Architect
9 14 (4.15%) Management Consultant
9 14 (4.15%) Service Management Consultant
9 14 (4.15%) Test Analyst
10 13 (3.86%) Administrator
10 13 (3.86%) IT Analyst
10 13 (3.86%) ITIL Consultant
10 13 (3.86%) ITIL Service Consultant
10 13 (3.86%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
11 12 (3.56%) Financial Analyst
11 12 (3.56%) ITIL Expert
11 12 (3.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.15%) .NET
1 14 (4.15%) Web Services
2 9 (2.67%) Node.js
2 9 (2.67%) Spring Boot
3 8 (2.37%) SOAP
4 7 (2.08%) XML
5 5 (1.48%) HTML
5 5 (1.48%) Middleware
6 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.19%) HTML5
6 4 (1.19%) Java EE
7 3 (0.89%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.89%) PostGIS
7 3 (0.89%) WCF
8 2 (0.59%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.59%) JMS
8 2 (0.59%) jQuery
8 2 (0.59%) LINQ
8 2 (0.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.23%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.04%) User Experience
4 8 (2.37%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.37%) PMI
5 5 (1.48%) CMDB
5 5 (1.48%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.48%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.19%) Derivative
6 4 (1.19%) IBM XIV
6 4 (1.19%) Reinsurance
7 3 (0.89%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.89%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.89%) FMCG
7 3 (0.89%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.59%) Biometrics
8 2 (0.59%) EMV
8 2 (0.59%) Equities
8 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.04%) Linux
1 17 (5.04%) Windows
2 14 (4.15%) Unix
3 3 (0.89%) OpenVMS
3 3 (0.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.85%) Project Management
2 71 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (15.43%) Business Analysis
5 44 (13.06%) Business Process Improvement
5 44 (13.06%) Change Management
6 38 (11.28%) ITIL
7 33 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (7.72%) Service Management
9 23 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (6.53%) Six Sigma
10 22 (6.53%) User Stories
11 21 (6.23%) CRM
12 20 (5.93%) Incident Management
12 20 (5.93%) Workflow
13 19 (5.64%) Matrix Organization
14 18 (5.34%) Analytics
14 18 (5.34%) Mentoring
14 18 (5.34%) Migration
15 17 (5.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.31%) SQL
2 26 (7.72%) Java
3 9 (2.67%) C#
3 9 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.08%) C
5 5 (1.48%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.89%) Perl
6 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.89%) VB
7 2 (0.59%) Python
7 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.59%) VBA
7 2 (0.59%) VBScript
8 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (8.61%) Degree
2 13 (3.86%) ISEB
3 12 (3.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.97%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.67%) PMP
5 9 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (1.19%) MCSE
7 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.89%) CISA
8 3 (0.89%) CISM
8 3 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.59%) CCNA
9 2 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.59%) GIAC
9 2 (0.59%) IIBA
9 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.72%) QA
2 8 (2.37%) SLA
3 4 (1.19%) COBIT
3 4 (1.19%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.59%) SDET
6 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.30%) FATCA
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.89%) Puppet
3 2 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.59%) Control-M
3 2 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.30%) OPNET
Vendors
1 32 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.90%) Oracle
3 12 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (3.26%) IBM
5 9 (2.67%) Sage
5 9 (2.67%) Siebel
6 7 (2.08%) HP
7 5 (1.48%) BMC
7 5 (1.48%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.48%) Remedy
7 5 (1.48%) SAP
7 5 (1.48%) VMware
8 4 (1.19%) Cisco
8 4 (1.19%) EMC
8 4 (1.19%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.19%) NetApp
8 4 (1.19%) Veritas
9 3 (0.89%) Adobe
9 3 (0.89%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
London
Parliamentary Digital Service
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Code IT Recruitment
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Code IT Recruitment
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Simon James IT
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago