The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 190 178 194
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 62 94 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.95% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.19% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 28
Median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £515 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £398 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £9.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% +65.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £31.44 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-30.02% +20.92%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6804 7879 7079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.65% 79.76% 76.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4173 4831 3969
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 267 274
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.70 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Berkshire +15 20 £500 +11.11% 2
Surrey +9 13 £444 +4.41% 4
Hampshire -5 10 £416 +4.06% 3
Oxfordshire -5 6 £375 +5.63% 2
West Sussex -5 6 £445 -24.25%
Buckinghamshire +12 3 £431 +25.45% 3
East Sussex +1 2 £325 -9.40% 1
Middlesex +1 2 £375 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 40 (25.00%) Project Management
1 40 (25.00%) Finance
2 36 (22.50%) Change Management
3 35 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 33 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (19.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 29 (18.13%) Degree
6 29 (18.13%) Java
7 24 (15.00%) SQL
7 24 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (14.38%) Computer Science
9 22 (13.75%) Security Cleared
9 22 (13.75%) ITIL
10 20 (12.50%) CRM
10 20 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
10 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 20 (12.50%) Talend
11 19 (11.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 19 (11.88%) JIRA
11 19 (11.88%) MS Excel
11 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (11.25%) Web Services
12 18 (11.25%) QA
13 17 (10.63%) Confluence
13 17 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (10.63%) Scrum
14 16 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 16 (10.00%) Workflow
14 16 (10.00%) MS Office

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (10.63%) Confluence
2 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.88%) JBoss
3 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.25%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.25%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.25%) MQSI
4 2 (1.25%) SAS
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) Documentum
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.00%) MS Office
3 5 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.13%) MS Project
4 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.25%) SAP CRM
2 9 (5.63%) SAP PSCD
3 4 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.50%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.63%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.63%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.63%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.75%) Boomi
4 5 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.88%) IaaS
5 3 (1.88%) PaaS
5 3 (1.88%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.25%) DHCP
1 10 (6.25%) DNS
1 10 (6.25%) HTTP
2 9 (5.63%) IPsec
2 9 (5.63%) IPv6
2 9 (5.63%) Software-Defined Networking
2 9 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.63%) VPN
3 7 (4.38%) FTP
4 3 (1.88%) BGP
4 3 (1.88%) Firewall
4 3 (1.88%) Network Security
5 2 (1.25%) VoIP
6 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.63%) RS-232
6 1 (0.63%) RTP
6 1 (0.63%) WebEx
6 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.63%) Wireless
6 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.38%) SAP BW
4 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.63%) MS Access
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 19 (11.88%) JIRA
3 16 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (9.38%) JUnit
4 15 (9.38%) Maven
5 14 (8.75%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.88%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.88%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.88%) Subversion
7 1 (0.63%) LSMW
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.63%) Selenium
7 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.63%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.63%) VectorCAST
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.75%) Marketing
4 8 (5.00%) Retail
5 6 (3.75%) Publishing
6 4 (2.50%) Legal
7 2 (1.25%) Automotive
7 2 (1.25%) Billing
7 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Front Office
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Local Government
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (33.75%) Analyst
2 19 (11.88%) Consultant
3 17 (10.63%) Business Analyst
3 17 (10.63%) Test Analyst
4 16 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 15 (9.38%) Developer
6 12 (7.50%) Architect
7 10 (6.25%) Process Consultant
8 9 (5.63%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) CRM Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) HR Manager
10 7 (4.38%) Pensions Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) SAP CRM Consultant
11 6 (3.75%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (3.75%) ETL Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Network Support
11 6 (3.75%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.25%) Web Services
2 14 (8.75%) SOAP
3 10 (6.25%) CSS
4 8 (5.00%) .NET
5 6 (3.75%) RESTful
6 4 (2.50%) Middleware
6 4 (2.50%) SAP XI
6 4 (2.50%) XML
7 3 (1.88%) Spring
7 3 (1.88%) Spring Boot
7 3 (1.88%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.25%) Node.js
8 2 (1.25%) PostGIS
9 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.63%) HTML5
9 1 (0.63%) OAuth
9 1 (0.63%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (0.63%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (14.38%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.63%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.50%) Frameworx
5 3 (1.88%) Economics
5 3 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.88%) EPoS
5 3 (1.88%) Statistics
6 2 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.25%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.63%) Life Science
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (4.38%) Linux
3 6 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.00%) Project Management
2 36 (22.50%) Change Management
3 33 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (19.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 22 (13.75%) ITIL
6 20 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 20 (12.50%) CRM
7 19 (11.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (10.63%) Scrum
9 16 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 16 (10.00%) Workflow
10 15 (9.38%) Kanban
10 15 (9.38%) Mentoring
10 15 (9.38%) Performance Testing
10 15 (9.38%) Product Management
11 14 (8.75%) API Testing
11 14 (8.75%) ITIL V3
11 14 (8.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.13%) Java
2 24 (15.00%) SQL
3 9 (5.63%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.75%) C
5 5 (3.13%) C++
6 4 (2.50%) ABAP
6 4 (2.50%) C#
7 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.88%) Ruby
7 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.88%) VB
7 3 (1.88%) VBScript
8 2 (1.25%) Perl
8 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.63%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (18.13%) Degree
2 22 (13.75%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.88%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.00%) PMP
6 7 (4.38%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.38%) MCSA
6 7 (4.38%) MCSD
6 7 (4.38%) MCSE
7 5 (3.13%) ISEB
7 5 (3.13%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.25%) CAPM
10 2 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.63%) ACCA
11 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.63%) CIMA
11 1 (0.63%) CIPD
11 1 (0.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.25%) QA
2 11 (6.88%) SLA
3 3 (1.88%) COBIT
3 3 (1.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) EFQM
4 1 (0.63%) HL7
4 1 (0.63%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.63%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 9 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.63%) SCOM
2 1 (0.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 35 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.50%) Talend
3 14 (8.75%) SAP
4 10 (6.25%) Oracle
5 6 (3.75%) Dell
5 6 (3.75%) Informatica
5 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.13%) webMethods
7 4 (2.50%) Adobe
7 4 (2.50%) HP
8 2 (1.25%) Huawei
8 2 (1.25%) OpenText
8 2 (1.25%) Remedy
9 1 (0.63%) Brio
9 1 (0.63%) Perforce
9 1 (0.63%) Saba
9 1 (0.63%) Serena
9 1 (0.63%) Tableau
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