The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+52.04% +3.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 120 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 77.55% 86.33% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 66 98
Median daily rate £385 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 9
Median hourly rate £18.39 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.32% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £14.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Process Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Process Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Actuarial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Actuarial Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
1 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft