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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 390 371 368
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 29 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 34
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £575 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.13% +8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.17 - -
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
19178 18942 19608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.67% 79.00% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13153 13715
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -4 7 £475 - 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £490 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (30.19%) Change Management
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 12 (22.64%) Six Sigma
4 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) ITIL
6 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Business Process Improvement
7 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (11.32%) Critical Success Factor
8 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.32%) Project Management
9 5 (9.43%) Process Management
9 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.43%) Degree
9 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.43%) SDLC
10 4 (7.55%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
10 4 (7.55%) Banking
10 4 (7.55%) Windows
10 4 (7.55%) XML
10 4 (7.55%) .NET
10 4 (7.55%) C#
10 4 (7.55%) Oracle
11 3 (5.66%) SQL
11 3 (5.66%) SAP
11 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) iPlanet
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Drupal
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.89%) SAS
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) LDAP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Law
4 2 (3.77%) Publishing
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Business Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Process Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Business Process Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Change Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Process Improvement Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Trainee Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Trainee
9 2 (3.77%) Process Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
1 4 (7.55%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.77%) J2EE
2 2 (3.77%) ADO
3 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Change Management
2 12 (22.64%) Six Sigma
3 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.98%) ITIL
5 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.09%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (11.32%) Critical Success Factor
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Project Management
7 5 (9.43%) Process Management
7 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.43%) SDLC
8 4 (7.55%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.66%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) C#
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) VB
3 2 (3.77%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (5.66%) PMP
3 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ACCA
4 1 (1.89%) CIMA
4 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Sun
4 2 (3.77%) BMC
4 2 (3.77%) Remedy
4 2 (3.77%) Kofax
5 1 (1.89%) CA
5 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.89%) webMethods
5 1 (1.89%) BEA
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