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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 133 131 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 28 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.67% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
Median daily rate £425 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £371 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £590 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.90 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.76% -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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3190 2844 2281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.82% 77.39% 75.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 1633 1202
Median daily rate £423 £399 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 134 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 25 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Cheshire - 9 £600 - 1
Manchester -7 8 £415 -27.82% 7
Cumbria +7 7 - - 1
Lancashire +2 3 £425 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 14 (24.14%) Finance
3 13 (22.41%) Change Management
4 11 (18.97%) MS Office
4 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
6 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
7 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
7 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
8 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
8 7 (12.07%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Management
9 6 (10.34%) ServiceNow
9 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
9 6 (10.34%) Quality Management
9 6 (10.34%) Windows
9 6 (10.34%) Project Management
10 5 (8.62%) Firmware
10 5 (8.62%) Six Sigma
10 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
10 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
10 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Intranet
1 2 (3.45%) LDAP
1 2 (3.45%) WebEx
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.72%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Specialist
3 8 (13.79%) Service Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Backup Specialist
5 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Manager
6 5 (8.62%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.62%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Process Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Process Improvement Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Business Process Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Head of PMO
9 2 (3.45%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
1 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.45%) Social Media
3 2 (3.45%) Wiki
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
1 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 13 (22.41%) Change Management
3 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
6 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
7 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Project Management
8 6 (10.34%) Quality Management
8 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Management
9 5 (8.62%) Capacity Management
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.62%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (8.62%) Six Sigma
9 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.72%) C#
1 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
1 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.72%) ACCA
5 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.72%) CCIE
5 1 (1.72%) CIMA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
2 1 (1.72%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) P3O
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.72%) SSAE 16
2 1 (1.72%) Val IT
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Firmware
2 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) ServiceNow
3 5 (8.62%) Dynatrace
4 3 (5.17%) EXASOL
4 3 (5.17%) Tableau
4 3 (5.17%) Talend
4 3 (5.17%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Siebel
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £20.39 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago