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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 355 361 345
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 58 53 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 32
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£475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £340 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +54.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.11% +25.00%
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
18425 19298 17265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.40% 77.61% 75.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13562 13504 11825
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 242 306
Average hourly rate £22.13 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +25 16 £475 +5.55% 3
Paddington - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 50 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (35.45%) Finance
3 35 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (30.00%) Six Sigma
5 30 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (24.55%) Banking
7 25 (22.73%) Lean Six Sigma
8 24 (21.82%) Project Management
9 19 (17.27%) ITIL
10 18 (16.36%) Change Management
11 17 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (12.73%) Process Management
12 14 (12.73%) Business Analysis
13 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (11.82%) Service Management
14 12 (10.91%) QA
14 12 (10.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 11 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 11 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
15 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
15 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 10 (9.09%) BPR
17 8 (7.27%) Investment Banking
17 8 (7.27%) SQL
17 8 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
17 8 (7.27%) Mentoring
18 7 (6.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 7 (6.36%) Remedy ITSM
18 7 (6.36%) Quantitative Analysis
18 7 (6.36%) Statistics

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (3.64%) SAS
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.55%) MS Project
5 4 (3.64%) MS Office
6 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.73%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.91%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.91%) QlikView
2 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Ant
1 1 (0.91%) Subversion
1 1 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 39 (35.45%) Finance
2 27 (24.55%) Banking
3 8 (7.27%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.55%) Front Office
5 4 (3.64%) Law
5 4 (3.64%) Games
5 4 (3.64%) Retail
6 3 (2.73%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.73%) Publishing
7 2 (1.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (36.36%) Analyst
2 34 (30.91%) Business Analyst
3 23 (20.91%) Consultant
4 20 (18.18%) Process Analyst
5 16 (14.55%) Business Process Analyst
6 15 (13.64%) Process Consultant
7 12 (10.91%) Process Improvement Consultant
8 9 (8.18%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.64%) Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Process Improvement Analyst
11 3 (2.73%) Process Improvement Manager
11 3 (2.73%) Process Manager
11 3 (2.73%) ITIL Expert
11 3 (2.73%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.73%) Delivery Manager
11 3 (2.73%) ITIL Consultant
11 3 (2.73%) Services Delivery Manager
12 2 (1.82%) SAP CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) HTML
1 2 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.91%) Middleware
2 1 (0.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.36%) Statistics
2 7 (6.36%) Human Factors
3 3 (2.73%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.73%) User Experience
3 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Open Source
5 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Windows
1 2 (1.82%) Windows 2000
1 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (30.00%) Six Sigma
3 30 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (22.73%) Lean Six Sigma
5 24 (21.82%) Project Management
6 19 (17.27%) ITIL
7 18 (16.36%) Change Management
8 17 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (12.73%) Process Management
9 14 (12.73%) Business Analysis
10 13 (11.82%) Service Management
11 11 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
12 10 (9.09%) BPR
13 8 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (7.27%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.36%) Quantitative Analysis
14 7 (6.36%) Business Process Improvement
14 7 (6.36%) Configuration Management
14 7 (6.36%) Quality Management
14 7 (6.36%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (2.73%) C
3 2 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (0.91%) Scala
4 1 (0.91%) VBA
4 1 (0.91%) Java
4 1 (0.91%) C#
4 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 11 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (6.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.55%) Degree
4 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.91%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) Remedy
2 7 (6.36%) BMC
3 3 (2.73%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.73%) Cognos
3 3 (2.73%) SAP
4 2 (1.82%) Actimize
4 2 (1.82%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.82%) Tableau
4 2 (1.82%) Unica
5 1 (0.91%) Pega
5 1 (0.91%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.91%) Ariba
5 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.91%) Siebel
5 1 (0.91%) IBM
5 1 (0.91%) HP
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