The first table below looks at the demand for Process Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 129 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.039% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.41% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £475 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +58.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £54.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +44.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1854 1461 1791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 71.83% 70.72% 71.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1205 767 964
Average daily rate £350 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 56 45
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.44 £11.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Process Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -19 1 - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Billing
2 4 (44.44%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Process Management
3 2 (22.22%) eTOM
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Demand Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Process Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Implementation Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) eTOM
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL