The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 36 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 7 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.87% 3.41% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 4.35% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 7
Median daily rate £413 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -25.00%
Process Improvement
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
327 299 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 87.20% 78.48% 83.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 197 171
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.20 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Northampton -5 6 £413 -8.33%
Kettering - 1 - -
Process Improvement
East Midlands

Process Improvement
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 12 (85.71%) Six Sigma
1 12 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (64.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 9 (64.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) IBM Blueworks
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) SAS
7 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
7 1 (7.14%) BPMN
7 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (7.14%) Teradata
7 1 (7.14%) Banking

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (7.14%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Process Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement Specialist
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Specialist
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) HR Specialist
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
1 12 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 9 (64.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) BPMN
5 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Teradata