The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £398
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.03 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.80% +12.60%
Process Improvement
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 62.50% 86.67% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 9
Average daily rate £600 £380 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -27.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Process Improvement across the M4 Corridor region.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor