The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 125 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 31 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 1.08% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.41% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 9
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £694 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +45.77%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3051 2405 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.27% 76.40% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1428 1031
Average daily rate £400 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 99 108
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the North West region.

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheshire 0 15 £325 -13.33% 5
Manchester -15 14 £425 +26.39% 9
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 23 (37.10%) Business Analysis
2 19 (30.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
4 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
5 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (17.74%) ITIL
6 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.90%) Finance
7 8 (12.90%) SOA
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
8 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
8 7 (11.29%) Windows
8 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
8 7 (11.29%) EXASOL
8 7 (11.29%) Talend
8 7 (11.29%) Analytics
8 7 (11.29%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (11.29%) Tableau
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.68%) SaaS
9 6 (9.68%) PaaS
9 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
9 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Management
9 6 (9.68%) IaaS
9 6 (9.68%) Zachman Framework

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.23%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) IaaS
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (9.68%) PaaS
1 6 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Extranet
2 2 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.61%) RequisitePro
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Front Office
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Local Government
4 1 (1.61%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Analyst
2 29 (46.77%) Business Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Service Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Manager
6 5 (8.06%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.06%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Process Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Azure Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Report Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) SOA Architect
7 3 (4.84%) TOGAF Architect
8 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Architect
8 2 (3.23%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) EDI
1 2 (3.23%) EDIFACT
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
1 2 (3.23%) XML
1 2 (3.23%) XSL
1 2 (3.23%) XSLT
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) PMI
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Business Analysis
2 19 (30.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (17.74%) ITIL
4 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (12.90%) Project Management
5 8 (12.90%) SOA
6 7 (11.29%) Analytics
6 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
6 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.68%) Quality Management
7 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Management
7 6 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) Six Sigma
9 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.45%) Change Management
9 4 (6.45%) Service Management
9 4 (6.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
1 2 (3.23%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (3.23%) XPath
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
1 3 (4.84%) ISEB
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.61%) ACCA
3 1 (1.61%) CCIE
3 1 (1.61%) CIMA
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) ECDL
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) COBIT
2 1 (1.61%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.61%) SSAE 16
2 1 (1.61%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) EXASOL
2 7 (11.29%) Tableau
2 7 (11.29%) Talend
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Siebel
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