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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 58 70
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.68% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.84% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - £360
East of England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £33.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £46.00 £22.25 £44.00
% change year-on-year +106.74% -49.43%  

Process Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 467 476 631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 79.42% 80.54% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 1162 1048
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £213 £313 £257
90th Percentile £550 £549 £500
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 55 121
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.38 £37.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.62% +57.44%  
10th Percentile £13.75 £15.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.25 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  

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 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 2 - - 1
Process Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (25.00%) IFRS
2 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Revenue Recognition
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) GAAP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Category Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Revenue Recognition
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GAAP
1 1 (25.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle