Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Process Improvement over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Process Improvement
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 79 36
Rank change year-on-year +53 -43 -15
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 18 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.36% 0.56% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 0.61% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 4
Belfast median daily rate £400 £238 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.42% -23.63% +245.56%
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £238 £311
% change year-on-year +68.42% -23.63% +245.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.57% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +88.57% - -

Process Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 292 488 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 86.90% 90.37% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 377 142
Belfast median daily rate £400 £416 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £302 £163
90th Percentile £515 £525 £437
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £416 £350
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 18
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.71% +7.69% -14.75%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.05 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £26.25 £18.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +135.71% +7.69% -14.75%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Belfast

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Belfast

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Belfast over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in Belfast

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Belfast

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Belfast

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Belfast over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Process Improvement in Belfast

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 8 (44.44%) Office 365
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (33.33%) ERP
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 6 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (33.33%) IFS
5 5 (27.78%) Workflow
6 4 (22.22%) Nintex
7 2 (11.11%) Publishing
7 2 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
8 1 (5.56%) Post-Production
8 1 (5.56%) VMware
8 1 (5.56%) Banking
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) QlikView

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) SharePoint Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Change Management
2 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) HOOD
5 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.56%) Post-Production
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Hyperion
1 6 (33.33%) IFS
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Nintex
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) VMware