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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 170 186 188
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 93 78 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.02% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 29
Median daily rate £425 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £252 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £520 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.39 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-35.14% +14.32%
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
7206 7649 6953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.54% 79.89% 76.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4361 4568 3825
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 245 251
Median hourly rate £39.50 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.31% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 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
Berkshire +16 25 £488 +80.55% 4
Oxfordshire +25 22 £375 -18.91%
West Sussex -11 13 £350 -22.22% 3
Hampshire 0 11 £445 +11.25% 4
Surrey -2 11 £473 +18.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 3 £235 -41.25% 2
Middlesex -3 3 £338 -30.26%
Kent +10 2 £395 -26.51% 2
Sussex -1 1 £525 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 40 (21.74%) Finance
1 40 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 40 (21.74%) Project Management
1 40 (21.74%) Degree
2 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.85%) Java
3 31 (16.85%) MS Excel
4 30 (16.30%) Computer Science
5 29 (15.76%) SQL
6 28 (15.22%) Change Management
6 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
7 27 (14.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (14.13%) Mentoring
9 25 (13.59%) ITIL
9 25 (13.59%) Windows
10 24 (13.04%) Telecoms
11 23 (12.50%) Workflow
12 22 (11.96%) CRM
12 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (10.87%) Talend Open Studio
14 20 (10.87%) Talend
14 20 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (10.33%) DHCP
15 19 (10.33%) DNS
15 19 (10.33%) Root Cause Analysis
15 19 (10.33%) QA
15 19 (10.33%) Marketing
16 18 (9.78%) TCP/IP
16 18 (9.78%) Scrum

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 (9.24%) Confluence
2 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.09%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.09%) MQSI
4 2 (1.09%) SAS
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.54%) Documentum
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (16.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.70%) MS Office
3 9 (4.89%) MS Project
4 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) SAP CRM
1 6 (3.26%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.63%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.35%) Boomi
4 5 (2.72%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.63%) IaaS
6 2 (1.09%) PaaS
6 2 (1.09%) SaaS
7 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.33%) DHCP
1 19 (10.33%) DNS
2 18 (9.78%) IPsec
2 18 (9.78%) TCP/IP
3 16 (8.70%) HTTP
3 16 (8.70%) VPN
4 15 (8.15%) IPv6
4 15 (8.15%) Software-Defined Networking
5 12 (6.52%) BGP
6 7 (3.80%) FTP
7 4 (2.17%) Internet
7 4 (2.17%) Network Security
8 3 (1.63%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.63%) GLBP
8 3 (1.63%) HSRP
8 3 (1.63%) OSPF
8 3 (1.63%) VRRP
8 3 (1.63%) Wireless
9 2 (1.09%) ATM
9 2 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.63%) MySQL
7 3 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.63%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.54%) MS Access
9 1 (0.54%) QlikView
9 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (10.87%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (9.24%) JIRA
3 16 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 15 (8.15%) JUnit
4 15 (8.15%) Maven
5 14 (7.61%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.63%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.09%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.54%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.54%) Selenium
8 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.54%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.54%) VectorCAST
8 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (21.74%) Finance
2 24 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.33%) Marketing
4 6 (3.26%) Publishing
5 4 (2.17%) Retail
6 3 (1.63%) Back Office
6 3 (1.63%) Banking
6 3 (1.63%) Front Office
6 3 (1.63%) Legal
6 3 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.09%) Automotive
7 2 (1.09%) Billing
7 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
8 1 (0.54%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (26.09%) Analyst
2 19 (10.33%) Developer
3 17 (9.24%) Project Manager
3 17 (9.24%) Test Analyst
4 16 (8.70%) Consultant
5 15 (8.15%) Architect
6 14 (7.61%) Support Engineer
7 12 (6.52%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.80%) Agile Test Analyst
8 7 (3.80%) Data Analyst
8 7 (3.80%) ETL Developer
8 7 (3.80%) Network Engineer
8 7 (3.80%) Network Support
8 7 (3.80%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (3.80%) Process Consultant
9 6 (3.26%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (3.26%) Process Improvement Manager
9 6 (3.26%) Process Manager
9 6 (3.26%) SSIS Developer
10 5 (2.72%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.15%) CSS
2 14 (7.61%) .NET
2 14 (7.61%) SOAP
2 14 (7.61%) Web Services
3 10 (5.43%) XML
4 6 (3.26%) RESTful
5 4 (2.17%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (1.63%) SAP XI
6 3 (1.63%) Spring Boot
7 2 (1.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.09%) CakePHP
7 2 (1.09%) Node.js
7 2 (1.09%) PostGIS
7 2 (1.09%) Velocity
8 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.54%) COM
8 1 (0.54%) J2EE
8 1 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.30%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.15%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.72%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.17%) Economics
5 4 (2.17%) Statistics
6 3 (1.63%) Frameworx
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) EPoS
7 2 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.54%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.54%) NHS
8 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.59%) Windows
2 11 (5.98%) Linux
3 10 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (5.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.89%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.26%) Unix
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.74%) Project Management
2 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.22%) Change Management
4 27 (14.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (14.13%) Mentoring
6 25 (13.59%) ITIL
7 23 (12.50%) Workflow
8 22 (11.96%) CRM
9 20 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (10.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 18 (9.78%) Scrum
12 17 (9.24%) Data Management
12 17 (9.24%) Performance Testing
13 16 (8.70%) Business Analysis
13 16 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
13 16 (8.70%) Product Management
13 16 (8.70%) Test Planning
13 16 (8.70%) Time Management
14 15 (8.15%) Presales
14 15 (8.15%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.85%) Java
2 29 (15.76%) SQL
3 12 (6.52%) C
4 11 (5.98%) C++
4 11 (5.98%) T-SQL
4 11 (5.98%) VB
5 10 (5.43%) C#
6 9 (4.89%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.89%) VBScript
7 4 (2.17%) ABAP
7 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.63%) Perl
8 3 (1.63%) PHP
8 3 (1.63%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.63%) Python
8 3 (1.63%) Ruby
9 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.54%) Tcl
9 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (21.74%) Degree
2 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.52%) MCSA
4 12 (6.52%) MCSD
4 12 (6.52%) MCSE
5 10 (5.43%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.26%) ISEB
6 6 (3.26%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.26%) PMP
7 5 (2.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (2.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.09%) CAPM
10 2 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.54%) CIPD
11 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.33%) QA
2 8 (4.35%) SLA
3 3 (1.63%) COBIT
4 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.54%) EFQM
5 1 (0.54%) HL7
5 1 (0.54%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.54%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (8.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.17%) Firmware
2 4 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (8.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.09%) SCCM
4 1 (0.54%) Netcool
4 1 (0.54%) SCOM
4 1 (0.54%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 40 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.87%) Talend
3 14 (7.61%) Oracle
4 12 (6.52%) SAP
5 10 (5.43%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.35%) Dell
6 8 (4.35%) HP
7 7 (3.80%) Informatica
8 6 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.72%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.17%) Adobe
10 4 (2.17%) Tableau
10 4 (2.17%) webMethods
11 3 (1.63%) Cisco
11 3 (1.63%) VMware
12 2 (1.09%) Huawei
13 1 (0.54%) Brio
13 1 (0.54%) NetScout
13 1 (0.54%) Pega
13 1 (0.54%) Serena
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