The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.48% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.13 - -
Process Improvement
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
133 68 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 82.61% 61.26% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 45 53
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.00 £16.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £15.70 £8.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £22.00 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Process Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Process Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt