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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 375 395 346
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -49
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 53 47 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 34
Average daily rate
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£450 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £318 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.17% +24.53%
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
19078 19694 18813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.35% 77.70% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13764 13804 12807
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 228 338
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +33 18 £475 +32.40% 2
Bromley - - - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (42.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (29.17%) Six Sigma
5 27 (28.13%) Finance
6 26 (27.08%) Project Management
7 24 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 19 (19.79%) Change Management
8 19 (19.79%) Banking
9 16 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (15.63%) ITIL
11 14 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
12 13 (13.54%) QA
12 13 (13.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
15 10 (10.42%) Process Management
16 9 (9.38%) BPR
16 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
16 9 (9.38%) CRM
16 9 (9.38%) Performance Improvement
17 8 (8.33%) User Stories
17 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (8.33%) Scrum
18 7 (7.29%) ITSM
18 7 (7.29%) SQL
18 7 (7.29%) Remedy
18 7 (7.29%) BMC
18 7 (7.29%) Service Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (4.17%) SAS
2 3 (3.13%) CMS
2 3 (3.13%) Drupal
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.17%) MS Project
3 4 (4.17%) MS Office
4 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.13%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.04%) CA Clarity
3 1 (1.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Ant
1 1 (1.04%) JMeter
1 1 (1.04%) Subversion
1 1 (1.04%) Maven
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
1 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 19 (19.79%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 4 (4.17%) Law
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Publishing
6 2 (2.08%) Games
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Analyst
2 29 (30.21%) Business Analyst
3 17 (17.71%) Consultant
4 16 (16.67%) Process Analyst
5 15 (15.63%) Business Process Analyst
6 11 (11.46%) Process Consultant
7 9 (9.38%) Process Improvement Consultant
8 8 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Process Improvement Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Process Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Business Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) ITIL Expert
11 3 (3.13%) ITIL Consultant
12 2 (2.08%) Training Consultant
12 2 (2.08%) Test Leader
12 2 (2.08%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) HTML
2 3 (3.13%) XML
3 2 (2.08%) JSON
3 2 (2.08%) .NET
3 2 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.04%) Web Services
4 1 (1.04%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Statistics
2 7 (7.29%) Human Factors
3 4 (4.17%) User Experience
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (29.17%) Six Sigma
4 26 (27.08%) Project Management
5 24 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 19 (19.79%) Change Management
7 16 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (15.63%) ITIL
9 10 (10.42%) Process Management
9 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
10 9 (9.38%) CRM
10 9 (9.38%) BPR
10 9 (9.38%) Performance Improvement
11 8 (8.33%) User Stories
11 8 (8.33%) Scrum
11 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (7.29%) Quantitative Analysis
12 7 (7.29%) ITSM
12 7 (7.29%) Service Management
12 7 (7.29%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.29%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) C
3 2 (2.08%) VB
4 1 (1.04%) VBA
4 1 (1.04%) Ruby
4 1 (1.04%) Scala
4 1 (1.04%) C#
4 1 (1.04%) Java
4 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 11 (11.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) Degree
5 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB
6 1 (1.04%) CIMA
6 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) BMC
2 7 (7.29%) Remedy
3 3 (3.13%) SAP
3 3 (3.13%) Cognos
3 3 (3.13%) Siebel
4 2 (2.08%) HP
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.08%) Unica
4 2 (2.08%) Tableau
4 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.04%) Pega
5 1 (1.04%) Ariba
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
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