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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 42 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 4 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.10% 2.65% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 3.52% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 11
Median daily rate £388 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.11% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.39 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-35.14% +14.32%
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
306 284 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 84.07% 75.33% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 202 193
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £277 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 £18.52 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.90% +15.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
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 29 July 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 -8 4 £388 -22.11% 1
Process Improvement
East Midlands

Process Improvement
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (81.82%) Six Sigma
1 9 (81.82%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (63.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (63.64%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (9.09%) BPMN
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Escalation Management
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Process Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Lean Six Sigma
1 9 (81.82%) Six Sigma
2 7 (63.64%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) BPMN
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Escalation Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt