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 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 215 239 154
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -85
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 234 217 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.09% 0.97% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.16% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 149 231
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £85.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -58.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £26.85
% change year-on-year
+33.92% +4.30%
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
18212 18787 18962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.82% 83.68% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13128 13402 13986
Median daily rate £483 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 232 245
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 45 £500 +11.11% 23
Harrow +1 4 £415 -10.27%
Feltham - 3 £525 -
Brentford +9 1 - - 1
Uxbridge +4 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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.

1 175 (34.05%) Finance
2 164 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (16.54%) Business Analysis
4 85 (16.54%) Project Management
5 75 (14.59%) Banking
6 73 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (13.23%) Microsoft
8 63 (12.26%) QA
9 61 (11.87%) MS Excel
10 56 (10.89%) ITIL
11 51 (9.92%) Change Management
12 50 (9.73%) SQL
12 50 (9.73%) SDLC
13 48 (9.34%) Java
14 46 (8.95%) MS PowerPoint
15 44 (8.56%) Degree
16 43 (8.37%) Scrum
17 39 (7.59%) Six Sigma
17 39 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
18 38 (7.39%) Business Process Improvement
19 36 (7.00%) E-Commerce
19 36 (7.00%) ERP
20 35 (6.81%) JavaScript
21 33 (6.42%) HTML
21 33 (6.42%) Data Analysis
21 33 (6.42%) Test Automation
22 32 (6.23%) Selenium
22 32 (6.23%) TDD

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 23 (4.47%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (1.75%) Apache Solr
3 9 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (0.97%) SAS
5 4 (0.78%) Apache
5 4 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.78%) Confluence
6 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.19%) JBoss
8 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 61 (11.87%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (5.25%) MS Office
4 24 (4.67%) MS Visio
5 17 (3.31%) MS Project
6 7 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.39%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.19%) SPSS
8 1 (0.19%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.97%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.78%) FastStats
4 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.39%) Bankmaster
6 2 (0.39%) Magento
6 2 (0.39%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.19%) Infor LN
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.19%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (1.56%) Office 365
2 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.97%) SaaS
3 4 (0.78%) Veeva
4 3 (0.58%) Force.com
4 3 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.39%) G Suite
5 2 (0.39%) GitHub
5 2 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.19%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.72%) Firewall
1 14 (2.72%) HTTP
2 10 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (1.95%) WAN
3 9 (1.75%) VPN
3 9 (1.75%) Wireless
4 8 (1.56%) LAN
5 7 (1.36%) Internet
6 6 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.97%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (0.97%) LDAP
7 5 (0.97%) Network Security
8 4 (0.78%) SSL
9 3 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.58%) IPsec
9 3 (0.58%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.58%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.58%) VoIP
9 3 (0.58%) WebEx
9 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.28%) Big Data
2 20 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (2.92%) SQL Server
4 10 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.36%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.17%) MySQL
7 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.58%) HBase
10 3 (0.58%) OLAP
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.58%) SSDT
11 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.39%) MS Access
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 32 (6.23%) Selenium
2 27 (5.25%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.86%) Cucumber
4 21 (4.09%) JIRA
5 13 (2.53%) Appium
6 9 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.56%) Mockito
7 8 (1.56%) Moq
7 8 (1.56%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.56%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.36%) DbUnit
8 7 (1.36%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.36%) Robot Framework
9 6 (1.17%) Subversion
10 5 (0.97%) JMeter
10 5 (0.97%) JUnit
11 4 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
General
1 175 (34.05%) Finance
2 75 (14.59%) Banking
3 29 (5.64%) Retail
4 24 (4.67%) Marketing
5 23 (4.47%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.11%) Legal
7 11 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.95%) Publishing
9 9 (1.75%) Law
9 9 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.56%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.36%) Back Office
12 6 (1.17%) Games
13 5 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.78%) Advertising
15 3 (0.58%) Front Office
16 2 (0.39%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.39%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 180 (35.02%) Analyst
2 107 (20.82%) Business Analyst
3 42 (8.17%) Developer
4 37 (7.20%) Project Manager
5 34 (6.61%) Consultant
6 29 (5.64%) Architect
7 24 (4.67%) Process Analyst
8 19 (3.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 17 (3.31%) Financial Analyst
10 16 (3.11%) Administrator
10 16 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (2.72%) Test Engineer
12 13 (2.53%) Applications Architect
12 13 (2.53%) Test Analyst
13 12 (2.33%) Business Process Analyst
13 12 (2.33%) Software Developer
14 11 (2.14%) QA Engineer
15 10 (1.95%) Java Developer
15 10 (1.95%) Service Analyst
15 10 (1.95%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.42%) HTML
2 25 (4.86%) Node.js
3 24 (4.67%) HTML5
4 22 (4.28%) XML
5 20 (3.89%) .NET
6 13 (2.53%) Web Services
7 11 (2.14%) CSS
8 9 (1.75%) RESTful
9 8 (1.56%) XSD
10 6 (1.17%) jQuery
10 6 (1.17%) Middleware
10 6 (1.17%) REST
11 5 (0.97%) Ajax
11 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.97%) COM
11 5 (0.97%) CSS3
11 5 (0.97%) React
11 5 (0.97%) Redux
11 5 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.25%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.31%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.53%) Equities
5 13 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.53%) User Experience
6 12 (2.33%) Fixed Income
7 11 (2.14%) e-Learning
8 9 (1.75%) FMCG
9 7 (1.36%) EPoS
9 7 (1.36%) Life Science
10 5 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (0.97%) Economics
10 5 (0.97%) Reinsurance
10 5 (0.97%) Replication
10 5 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (0.78%) Blog
11 4 (0.78%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.03%) Windows
2 15 (2.92%) Linux
3 13 (2.53%) Unix
4 5 (0.97%) Windows 10
4 5 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.97%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.39%) Android
6 2 (0.39%) OpenVMS
6 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (16.54%) Business Analysis
3 85 (16.54%) Project Management
4 56 (10.89%) ITIL
5 51 (9.92%) Change Management
6 50 (9.73%) SDLC
7 43 (8.37%) Scrum
8 39 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (7.59%) Six Sigma
9 38 (7.39%) Business Process Improvement
9 38 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (7.00%) E-Commerce
10 36 (7.00%) ERP
11 33 (6.42%) Data Analysis
11 33 (6.42%) Test Automation
12 32 (6.23%) TDD
13 30 (5.84%) PRINCE2
13 30 (5.84%) Service Management
13 30 (5.84%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 50 (9.73%) SQL
2 48 (9.34%) Java
3 35 (6.81%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.72%) C#
5 10 (1.95%) Perl
6 9 (1.75%) C
7 7 (1.36%) Python
7 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.97%) C++
9 5 (0.97%) Ruby
9 5 (0.97%) VBA
10 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.78%) Scala
10 4 (0.78%) VBScript
10 4 (0.78%) XPath
10 4 (0.78%) XQuery
11 3 (0.58%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.58%) AppleScript
12 2 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (8.56%) Degree
2 22 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.72%) PMP
5 13 (2.53%) ISEB
6 12 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.56%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.17%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.97%) CISSP
10 5 (0.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.78%) CCNA
12 3 (0.58%) ACCA
12 3 (0.58%) CCA
12 3 (0.58%) CIMA
12 3 (0.58%) CISM
12 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (12.26%) QA
2 12 (2.33%) COBIT
2 12 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 11 (2.14%) SLA
4 10 (1.95%) SDET
5 5 (0.97%) SEPA
6 4 (0.78%) GxP
6 4 (0.78%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.58%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.39%) GCP
9 1 (0.19%) Basel III
9 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.19%) EMIR
9 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.19%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.78%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.58%) HDFS
6 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.39%) Varnish
7 1 (0.19%) Docker
7 1 (0.19%) Firmware
7 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (1.75%) SCCM
2 7 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.97%) Control-M
3 5 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (0.97%) Puppet
4 4 (0.78%) Ansible
4 4 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.58%) OPNET
5 3 (0.58%) Perfmon
5 3 (0.58%) SCOM
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.19%) Nessus
7 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 68 (13.23%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.23%) Oracle
3 26 (5.06%) SAP
4 14 (2.72%) Cisco
5 13 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (2.33%) VMware
7 10 (1.95%) CheckPoint
8 8 (1.56%) IBM
9 7 (1.36%) F5
9 7 (1.36%) Siebel
10 6 (1.17%) Adobe
11 5 (0.97%) Citrix
11 5 (0.97%) Infoblox
11 5 (0.97%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.97%) Saba
12 4 (0.78%) Aruba
12 4 (0.78%) Blue Coat
12 4 (0.78%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.78%) Workday
13 3 (0.58%) Google
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