Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 February 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 74 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 32 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.54% 0.85% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.03% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 7
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.55% +25.71%
10th Percentile £170 £269 £300
90th Percentile £488 £550 £603
East of England median daily rate £450 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +24.14% +11.54% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £25.00 £8.76 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.39% -70.80% -
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £28.13 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.31% +48.05% +16.92%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,092 876 1,042
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.74% 82.49% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 388 633
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 97 83
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £26.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.84% -28.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.50 £8.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £56.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.41
% change year-on-year +4.48% +6.65% +39.60%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +10 17 £336 -32.80% 2
Cambridge -6 5 £275 -50.00% 3
Huntingdon - 1 £275 -
Process Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) ITIL
3 10 (31.25%) C
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (28.13%) ISO 9001
4 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (28.13%) Military
4 9 (28.13%) PDM
4 9 (28.13%) Programme Management
4 9 (28.13%) Data Management
4 9 (28.13%) Information Management
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 9 (28.13%) QA
4 9 (28.13%) CMDB
4 9 (28.13%) Def Stans
4 9 (28.13%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (25.00%) Change Control
5 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) SAP
6 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) .NET
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.63%) SAP Payroll
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
1 4 (12.50%) JBoss
1 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Documentum
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.13%) ResourceLink
4 1 (3.13%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SCons
General
1 9 (28.13%) Military
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Data Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Payroll Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) SAP Payroll Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 3 (9.38%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (9.38%) CRM Manager
6 3 (9.38%) CRM Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Change Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Remedy Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) J2EE
2 4 (12.50%) REST
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) CMDB
1 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Change Management
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (28.13%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (28.13%) Data Management
2 9 (28.13%) Information Management
2 9 (28.13%) PDM
2 9 (28.13%) Programme Management
3 8 (25.00%) Change Control
3 8 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) F#
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) ML
4 1 (3.13%) OCaml
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) Def Stans
1 9 (28.13%) ISO 9001
1 9 (28.13%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) BMC
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (3.13%) Northgate
4 1 (3.13%) Sitecore