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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 129 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 15 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.95% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.25% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 14
Average daily rate £400 £440 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £308 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £31.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +80.75%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2396 2409 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.84% 75.97% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1585 1226
Average daily rate £380 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +7 9 £400 -27.27% 2
Wiltshire -14 3 £388 -18.42%
Dorset +2 1 - - 4
Gloucestershire +2 1 - - 3
Somerset - 1 £325 - 2
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement.

1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) COBOL
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) MS Access
5 4 (14.81%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) VBA
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 3 (11.11%) Banking
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (7.41%) SEPA
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) QA
7 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MS Access
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Rational Rose
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.11%) VBA Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Payments Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Finance Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Lean Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) APACS
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.41%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Change Management
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) DSDM
5 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) SSADM
5 2 (7.41%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Data Management
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) COBOL
2 4 (14.81%) VB
2 4 (14.81%) VBA
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (3.70%) MOS
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) SEPA
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Rally
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