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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 361 372 355
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 53 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 27
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£450 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £315 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £678 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
18761 19158 19398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.11% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13057 13421 13065
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +15 9 £475 +9.19% 1
Bromley - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 32 (35.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 31 (34.07%) Project Management
3 30 (32.97%) Six Sigma
4 22 (24.18%) Lean Six Sigma
5 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (21.98%) Banking
6 17 (18.68%) Change Management
7 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 13 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
10 12 (13.19%) Business Process Improvement
10 12 (13.19%) QA
10 12 (13.19%) Business Analysis
11 11 (12.09%) User Stories
12 10 (10.99%) ITIL
12 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
12 10 (10.99%) Scrum
13 9 (9.89%) UML
13 9 (9.89%) BPR
13 9 (9.89%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (8.79%) Performance Improvement
14 8 (8.79%) Process Management
15 7 (7.69%) CRM
16 6 (6.59%) MS Project
16 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
16 6 (6.59%) Test Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) CMS
2 3 (3.30%) Drupal
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.59%) MS Project
4 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.30%) MS Office
6 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.10%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.10%) CA Clarity
1 1 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Subversion
1 2 (2.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.10%) JMeter
2 1 (1.10%) Ant
2 1 (1.10%) Maven
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
2 1 (1.10%) Selenium
2 1 (1.10%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 20 (21.98%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Billing
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Games
5 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Front Office
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Analyst
2 30 (32.97%) Business Analyst
3 16 (17.58%) Consultant
4 13 (14.29%) Process Consultant
4 13 (14.29%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 10 (10.99%) Business Process Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Process Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Process Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Process Improvement Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.20%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Business Consultant
9 2 (2.20%) Business Manager
9 2 (2.20%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) HTML
2 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) CSS
2 2 (2.20%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) JSON
3 1 (1.10%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
1 5 (5.49%) Statistics
2 4 (4.40%) Human Factors
3 3 (3.30%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.30%) PMI
4 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.20%) Open Source
4 2 (2.20%) Equities
5 1 (1.10%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (34.07%) Project Management
3 30 (32.97%) Six Sigma
4 22 (24.18%) Lean Six Sigma
5 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (18.68%) Change Management
7 16 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 12 (13.19%) Business Analysis
9 12 (13.19%) Business Process Improvement
10 11 (12.09%) User Stories
11 10 (10.99%) ITIL
11 10 (10.99%) Scrum
12 9 (9.89%) UML
12 9 (9.89%) BPR
12 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (8.79%) Process Management
13 8 (8.79%) Performance Improvement
14 7 (7.69%) CRM
15 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) VBA
3 2 (2.20%) C
4 1 (1.10%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 13 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 5 (5.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.49%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.40%) Degree
4 4 (4.40%) ISEB
4 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.10%) APMP
6 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.10%) CIMA
6 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.10%) PMP
6 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.30%) Siebel
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle
3 2 (2.20%) HP
3 2 (2.20%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.10%) Remedy
4 1 (1.10%) Pega
4 1 (1.10%) Ariba
4 1 (1.10%) BMC
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
4 1 (1.10%) Cognos
4 1 (1.10%) IBM
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