The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 24 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.61% 0.34% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.43% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate £363 £476 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.76% +12.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £423
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Process Improvement
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
150 230 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 80.65% 79.31% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 146 79
Average daily rate £400 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Business Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Business Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Business Process Improvement
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing Business 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Presales
5 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing Business 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 Business Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Business Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) HR Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Presales
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt