The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
England / South West
Rank 84 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -4
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 53 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.95% 1.17% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.43% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 26
Median daily rate £419 £388 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -11.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £359 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.75 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.52%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2237 2445 2510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.49% 81.69% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1669 1643
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 124 87
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Process Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +25 27 £425 -4.22% 2
Bristol +2 17 £400 +6.66% 5
Dorset +1 3 £353 -25.78%
Somerset +1 3 £425 +30.76% 1
Devon - 2 £205 - 1
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 35 (40.23%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.39%) Project Management
5 15 (17.24%) Six Sigma
5 15 (17.24%) Lean Six Sigma
5 15 (17.24%) Business Process Improvement
6 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (16.09%) Workflow
7 12 (13.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (11.49%) DMAIC
9 9 (10.34%) Retail
9 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.20%) Degree
11 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
11 7 (8.05%) Robotic Process Automation
11 7 (8.05%) SAP
11 7 (8.05%) Linux
11 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
11 7 (8.05%) Banking
12 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
12 6 (6.90%) Quality Management
12 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (6.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.90%) QMS
12 6 (6.90%) Integration Testing
13 5 (5.75%) Use Case

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (2.30%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.15%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (2.30%) SAP BPC
1 2 (2.30%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (2.30%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) DMZ
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
1 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) Big Data
2 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.15%) MS Access
General
1 35 (40.23%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Retail
3 7 (8.05%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Back Office
5 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.30%) Billing
6 2 (2.30%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Analyst
2 31 (35.63%) Business Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) Process Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) Architect
4 6 (6.90%) Consultant
5 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Process Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.45%) BPM Designer
7 3 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Designer
7 3 (3.45%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Quality Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) Business Change Business Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) Dojo
1 3 (3.45%) DOM
1 3 (3.45%) jQuery
1 3 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Robotics
3 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) CESG
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) Solaris
3 2 (2.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Business Analysis
2 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.39%) Project Management
3 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (17.24%) Business Process Improvement
4 15 (17.24%) Lean Six Sigma
4 15 (17.24%) Six Sigma
5 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (16.09%) Workflow
6 10 (11.49%) DMAIC
6 10 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.05%) Robotic Process Automation
9 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.90%) Integration Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.90%) QMS
9 6 (6.90%) Quality Management
10 5 (5.75%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) Java
1 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.30%) C
2 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.15%) C#
3 1 (1.15%) C++
3 1 (1.15%) Python
3 1 (1.15%) SQL
3 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 8 (9.20%) Degree
3 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.75%) ISEB
5 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.30%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (1.15%) AAT
8 1 (1.15%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) CISSP
8 1 (1.15%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.15%) HNC
8 1 (1.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Firmware
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.30%) SRDF
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) SAP
2 4 (4.60%) IBM
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Pega
3 3 (3.45%) webMethods
4 2 (2.30%) EMC
5 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.15%) PTC
5 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.15%) Splunk
5 1 (1.15%) Sun
5 1 (1.15%) Tableau
5 1 (1.15%) VMware
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