The table below looks at the statistics for the Process Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Engineer
Rank 593 566 570
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Process Engineer 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.008% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52738 47909 50224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.70% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33149 28976 28331
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2128 2109 2472
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Process Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Process Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Process Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Process Engineer within the UK.

Process Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Process Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Process Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Process Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Process Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Process Engineer within the UK.

Process Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Process Engineer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
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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
England -32 4 £550 +4.76% 2
London 0 3 £550 +4.76%
Warrington - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Gaydon - - - -
Derby - - - -

Process Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Process Engineer in their job title 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 with Process Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) NFS
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Metastorm
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Puppet

Process Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Process Engineer in their job title 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 with Process Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Metastorm
2 1 (6.25%) Google