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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
England / London
Rank 219 200 162
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -38
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 193 227 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.00% 1.11% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.31% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 155 202
Median daily rate £475 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £628 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £53.00 £61.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -13.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -12.00%

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
16365 17295 16935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.53% 84.25% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11791 12229 12258
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 207 191
Median hourly rate £30.43 £25.94 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +26.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +1 47 £500 +5.26% 12
Harrow +1 3 £415 -10.27%
Canary Wharf 0 2 £240 -49.47%
Uxbridge -2 1 - -
Croydon -11 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 153 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (32.96%) Finance
3 94 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (16.59%) Business Analysis
5 73 (16.15%) Project Management
6 62 (13.72%) Banking
7 61 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
8 60 (13.27%) Microsoft
9 57 (12.61%) MS Excel
10 54 (11.95%) SDLC
11 50 (11.06%) QA
12 49 (10.84%) Change Management
13 45 (9.96%) Six Sigma
14 44 (9.73%) Java
15 43 (9.51%) SQL
16 41 (9.07%) MS PowerPoint
17 40 (8.85%) ITIL
18 38 (8.41%) Scrum
19 37 (8.19%) ERP
20 36 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
21 35 (7.74%) Business Process Improvement
21 35 (7.74%) Degree
22 32 (7.08%) TDD
23 31 (6.86%) E-Commerce
23 31 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
24 30 (6.64%) Oracle
25 29 (6.42%) CRM
26 28 (6.19%) PRINCE2
26 28 (6.19%) Test Automation
27 27 (5.97%) Selenium

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 22 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.33%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.11%) IIS
6 4 (0.88%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.88%) Confluence
7 3 (0.66%) Apache
7 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.44%) SAS
8 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 41 (9.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (5.31%) MS Office
4 22 (4.87%) MS Visio
5 15 (3.32%) MS Project
6 14 (3.10%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) SPSS
7 1 (0.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.88%) FastStats
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.66%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.44%) Bankmaster
5 2 (0.44%) Magento
5 2 (0.44%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.22%) Eikon
6 1 (0.22%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.22%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.55%) Office 365
2 7 (1.55%) SaaS
3 4 (0.88%) Veeva
4 3 (0.66%) Force.com
4 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.44%) G Suite
5 2 (0.44%) GitHub
5 2 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.22%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.65%) Firewall
2 11 (2.43%) HTTP
3 8 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.77%) WAN
4 7 (1.55%) Internet
4 7 (1.55%) LAN
4 7 (1.55%) VPN
4 7 (1.55%) Wireless
5 4 (0.88%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (0.88%) Network Security
6 3 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.66%) DNS
6 3 (0.66%) FTP
6 3 (0.66%) FWSM
6 3 (0.66%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.66%) LDAP
6 3 (0.66%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.44%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.31%) Big Data
2 20 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.32%) SQL Server
4 9 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.55%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.33%) MySQL
7 5 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.66%) HBase
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.66%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.44%) MS Access
10 2 (0.44%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (5.97%) Selenium
2 19 (4.20%) JIRA
3 17 (3.76%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.32%) Cucumber
5 14 (3.10%) WebDriver
6 13 (2.88%) Mockito
6 13 (2.88%) Moq
7 9 (1.99%) DbUnit
7 9 (1.99%) Robot Framework
8 7 (1.55%) Appium
9 6 (1.33%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.33%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.11%) JMeter
10 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.88%) Subversion
12 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.66%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 149 (32.96%) Finance
2 62 (13.72%) Banking
3 27 (5.97%) Retail
4 23 (5.09%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.09%) Marketing
5 14 (3.10%) Legal
6 8 (1.77%) Publishing
6 8 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.55%) Law
7 7 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.55%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.33%) Back Office
8 6 (1.33%) Games
9 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.88%) Front Office
10 3 (0.66%) Advertising
10 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.44%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 170 (37.61%) Analyst
2 100 (22.12%) Business Analyst
3 36 (7.96%) Developer
3 36 (7.96%) Project Manager
4 31 (6.86%) Consultant
5 21 (4.65%) Process Analyst
6 20 (4.42%) Architect
7 15 (3.32%) Financial Analyst
7 15 (3.32%) Software Developer
8 14 (3.10%) Developer in Test
8 14 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (2.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 13 (2.88%) QA Engineer
10 11 (2.43%) Administrator
11 10 (2.21%) Data Business Analyst
12 9 (1.99%) Business Process Analyst
12 9 (1.99%) Data Analyst
12 9 (1.99%) Process Improvement Analyst
12 9 (1.99%) Senior Business Analyst
12 9 (1.99%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.09%) HTML
2 18 (3.98%) HTML5
3 17 (3.76%) Node.js
4 16 (3.54%) Web Services
5 15 (3.32%) XML
6 13 (2.88%) .NET
6 13 (2.88%) RESTful
7 9 (1.99%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (1.77%) CSS
9 7 (1.55%) XSD
10 6 (1.33%) jQuery
11 5 (1.11%) CSS3
11 5 (1.11%) React
11 5 (1.11%) Redux
11 5 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (0.88%) COM
12 4 (0.88%) REST
12 4 (0.88%) Velocity
13 3 (0.66%) Spark Streaming
13 3 (0.66%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.88%) User Experience
4 12 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.65%) Equities
4 12 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.43%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.43%) e-Learning
5 11 (2.43%) Fixed Income
6 9 (1.99%) PMI
7 7 (1.55%) EPoS
7 7 (1.55%) Life Science
8 5 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.11%) Economics
8 5 (1.11%) FMCG
8 5 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (0.88%) CMDB
9 4 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.88%) Reinsurance
9 4 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.53%) Windows
2 12 (2.65%) Linux
3 8 (1.77%) Unix
4 6 (1.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.11%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.22%) Android
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (16.59%) Business Analysis
4 73 (16.15%) Project Management
5 54 (11.95%) SDLC
6 49 (10.84%) Change Management
7 45 (9.96%) Six Sigma
8 40 (8.85%) ITIL
9 38 (8.41%) Scrum
10 37 (8.19%) ERP
11 36 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 35 (7.74%) Business Process Improvement
13 32 (7.08%) TDD
14 31 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (6.86%) E-Commerce
15 29 (6.42%) CRM
16 28 (6.19%) PRINCE2
16 28 (6.19%) Test Automation
17 27 (5.97%) Data Analysis
17 27 (5.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (9.73%) Java
2 43 (9.51%) SQL
3 22 (4.87%) JavaScript
4 16 (3.54%) C#
5 7 (1.55%) Python
6 5 (1.11%) C
6 5 (1.11%) C++
6 5 (1.11%) Perl
6 5 (1.11%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.11%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.88%) Ruby
7 4 (0.88%) Scala
7 4 (0.88%) VBA
8 3 (0.66%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.66%) XPath
8 3 (0.66%) XQuery
9 2 (0.44%) Go
9 2 (0.44%) PHP
9 2 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (7.74%) Degree
2 19 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.10%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.43%) PMP
4 11 (2.43%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.77%) ISEB
5 8 (1.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 7 (1.55%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.11%) ACCA
7 5 (1.11%) CISSP
7 5 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (0.88%) CIMA
8 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.66%) CISM
10 2 (0.44%) CCNA
10 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.06%) QA
2 13 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 11 (2.43%) COBIT
4 10 (2.21%) SLA
5 6 (1.33%) SDET
6 5 (1.11%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.88%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.66%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.44%) GDPR
9 2 (0.44%) SEPA
10 1 (0.22%) Basel III
10 1 (0.22%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.22%) EMIR
10 1 (0.22%) GCP
10 1 (0.22%) GxP
10 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.66%) HDFS
4 3 (0.66%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.44%) Varnish
6 1 (0.22%) Docker
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.22%) vCloud
6 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.99%) SCCM
2 7 (1.55%) Puppet
3 5 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.88%) Ansible
5 3 (0.66%) Nagios
5 3 (0.66%) OPNET
5 3 (0.66%) Perfmon
5 3 (0.66%) SCOM
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.44%) Control-M
6 2 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.22%) Nessus
7 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.64%) Oracle
3 24 (5.31%) SAP
4 13 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (2.43%) VMware
6 10 (2.21%) Cisco
6 10 (2.21%) IBM
7 8 (1.77%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.33%) Siebel
9 5 (1.11%) F5
9 5 (1.11%) Infoblox
10 4 (0.88%) Adobe
10 4 (0.88%) Aruba
10 4 (0.88%) Citrix
10 4 (0.88%) NetSuite
10 4 (0.88%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.88%) Saba
11 3 (0.66%) BMC
11 3 (0.66%) Remedy
11 3 (0.66%) TIBCO
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
prosource.it
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £570 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 25 days ago