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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
England / London
Rank 244 207 180
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -27
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 167 247 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 1.17% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.37% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 166 183
Median daily rate £475 £450 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £630 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +51.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.09%

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
16515 17982 17500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.94% 85.01% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11965 12881 12456
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 209 204
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 February 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 27 February 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 0 37 £500 - 18
Croydon +5 2 £413 -32.37%
Canary Wharf -4 2 £240 -31.42%
Bromley - 2 £400 -
Uxbridge +5 1 - -
West End of London -1 1 - - 4
Wimbledon - 1 £413 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 132 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (31.58%) Finance
3 81 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (17.54%) Project Management
5 68 (17.04%) Business Analysis
6 52 (13.03%) SDLC
7 49 (12.28%) Banking
8 47 (11.78%) Microsoft
9 42 (10.53%) Six Sigma
9 42 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (10.28%) Change Management
11 39 (9.77%) QA
12 38 (9.52%) MS Excel
13 37 (9.27%) Business Process Improvement
14 34 (8.52%) ITIL
14 34 (8.52%) Java
14 34 (8.52%) SQL
15 32 (8.02%) Oracle
15 32 (8.02%) TDD
16 29 (7.27%) PRINCE2
16 29 (7.27%) DevOps
16 29 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
17 28 (7.02%) Degree
18 26 (6.52%) Scrum
18 26 (6.52%) ERP
18 26 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
19 25 (6.27%) Selenium
20 24 (6.02%) OO
20 24 (6.02%) SAP
20 24 (6.02%) Big Data

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 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.75%) IIS
4 5 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.00%) Apache
5 4 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.00%) Confluence
6 3 (0.75%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.75%) NetWeaver
6 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.50%) SAS
7 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.25%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.25%) JBoss
8 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 18 (4.51%) MS Office
5 12 (3.01%) MS Project
5 12 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
6 1 (0.25%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.00%) FastStats
4 4 (1.00%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.75%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.50%) Magento
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.25%) Eikon
7 1 (0.25%) Infor LN
7 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.25%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.75%) Office 365
2 6 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.00%) SaaS
4 3 (0.75%) Force.com
4 3 (0.75%) Veeva
5 2 (0.50%) Datadog
5 2 (0.50%) G Suite
5 2 (0.50%) GitHub
5 2 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.76%) Firewall
2 9 (2.26%) HTTP
3 8 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.75%) VPN
4 7 (1.75%) WAN
5 6 (1.50%) DNS
5 6 (1.50%) Internet
6 5 (1.25%) LAN
6 5 (1.25%) Network Security
7 4 (1.00%) Wireless
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (0.75%) FWSM
8 3 (0.75%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.75%) LDAP
8 3 (0.75%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.50%) FTP
9 2 (0.50%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.02%) Big Data
2 22 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (5.51%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.26%) Hadoop
3 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.50%) MySQL
6 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.75%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.75%) HBase
8 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.75%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.75%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 25 (6.27%) Selenium
2 20 (5.01%) WebDriver
3 16 (4.01%) Mockito
3 16 (4.01%) Moq
4 14 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.51%) JIRA
5 10 (2.51%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.26%) DbUnit
6 9 (2.26%) Robot Framework
7 8 (2.01%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.50%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.25%) JMeter
9 5 (1.25%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.00%) Subversion
11 3 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.75%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.50%) Zephyr
General
1 126 (31.58%) Finance
2 49 (12.28%) Banking
3 19 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 19 (4.76%) Marketing
4 16 (4.01%) Retail
5 13 (3.26%) Legal
6 10 (2.51%) Law
7 9 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.25%) Back Office
9 5 (1.25%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.75%) Front Office
10 3 (0.75%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.50%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.50%) Games
11 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.50%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 146 (36.59%) Analyst
2 94 (23.56%) Business Analyst
3 33 (8.27%) Developer
4 32 (8.02%) Consultant
5 30 (7.52%) Project Manager
6 17 (4.26%) Architect
6 17 (4.26%) Developer in Test
7 16 (4.01%) Process Analyst
7 16 (4.01%) QA Engineer
7 16 (4.01%) Software Developer
8 14 (3.51%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 13 (3.26%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (2.26%) Data Business Analyst
10 9 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.01%) Administrator
11 8 (2.01%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (2.01%) QA Automation Engineer
11 8 (2.01%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (2.01%) Service Analyst
12 7 (1.75%) Project Facilitator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.76%) Web Services
2 16 (4.01%) RESTful
3 15 (3.76%) HTML
4 13 (3.26%) XML
5 12 (3.01%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (2.76%) .NET
6 11 (2.76%) HTML5
6 11 (2.76%) Node.js
7 4 (1.00%) CSS
7 4 (1.00%) Middleware
7 4 (1.00%) SAP XI
7 4 (1.00%) Velocity
7 4 (1.00%) XSD
8 3 (0.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.75%) Kafka
8 3 (0.75%) REST
8 3 (0.75%) SAP PI
8 3 (0.75%) Spark Streaming
8 3 (0.75%) Spring
8 3 (0.75%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.01%) Equities
2 12 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.76%) e-Learning
3 11 (2.76%) Fixed Income
4 10 (2.51%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.51%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (2.51%) PMI
4 10 (2.51%) User Experience
5 7 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (1.25%) Life Science
6 5 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.00%) CMDB
7 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.00%) Replication
7 4 (1.00%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.75%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.26%) Windows
2 11 (2.76%) Linux
3 9 (2.26%) Unix
4 5 (1.25%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.25%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (17.54%) Project Management
4 68 (17.04%) Business Analysis
5 52 (13.03%) SDLC
6 42 (10.53%) Six Sigma
7 41 (10.28%) Change Management
8 37 (9.27%) Business Process Improvement
9 34 (8.52%) ITIL
10 32 (8.02%) TDD
11 29 (7.27%) DevOps
11 29 (7.27%) PRINCE2
11 29 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
12 26 (6.52%) ERP
12 26 (6.52%) Scrum
12 26 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (6.02%) OO
14 23 (5.76%) BDD
14 23 (5.76%) CRM
14 23 (5.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.52%) Java
1 34 (8.52%) SQL
2 19 (4.76%) C#
3 14 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.51%) Python
5 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.25%) C++
6 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.00%) ABAP
7 4 (1.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.00%) Ruby
7 4 (1.00%) Scala
8 3 (0.75%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.75%) Perl
9 2 (0.50%) Go
9 2 (0.50%) Korn
9 2 (0.50%) PHP
9 2 (0.50%) VBA
9 2 (0.50%) VBScript
10 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (7.02%) Degree
2 15 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.51%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.51%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.01%) ACCA
6 7 (1.75%) CIMA
6 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.75%) PMP
6 7 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.50%) ISEB
7 6 (1.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 5 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (1.00%) CISSP
9 4 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.50%) CCNA
11 2 (0.50%) CISM
12 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.25%) GISP
12 1 (0.25%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.77%) QA
2 12 (3.01%) COBIT
2 12 (3.01%) PMO
3 9 (2.26%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.50%) ISO 9000
5 5 (1.25%) SLA
6 4 (1.00%) SDET
7 3 (0.75%) GDPR
7 3 (0.75%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.75%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.25%) Basel III
9 1 (0.25%) COSO
9 1 (0.25%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.25%) EMIR
9 1 (0.25%) GxP
9 1 (0.25%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.25%) MiFID
9 1 (0.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 15 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.00%) Docker
3 4 (1.00%) ProxySG
4 3 (0.75%) HDFS
4 3 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.50%) Varnish
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.25%) Firmware
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (2.26%) Puppet
2 7 (1.75%) SCCM
3 5 (1.25%) Ansible
3 5 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.25%) Nagios
4 3 (0.75%) OPNET
4 3 (0.75%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.50%) Control-M
5 2 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.50%) Packer
5 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.50%) Terraform
6 1 (0.25%) Nessus
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.02%) Oracle
3 24 (6.02%) SAP
4 15 (3.76%) IBM
5 12 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.51%) Cisco
7 9 (2.26%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.01%) VMware
9 7 (1.75%) F5
9 7 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.50%) Siebel
11 5 (1.25%) Citrix
11 5 (1.25%) Infoblox
12 4 (1.00%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.00%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.00%) FXall
12 4 (1.00%) Reuters
13 3 (0.75%) Arista
13 3 (0.75%) Meraki
13 3 (0.75%) Palo Alto
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