Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 23 June 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 27 51
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 2.88% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.40% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Chester median daily rate - £350 -
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £475
% change year-on-year +6.67% -21.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 204 206 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 86.81% 84.77% 79.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 178 243
Chester median daily rate £388 £399 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.82% -0.31% -
10th Percentile £258 £245 £242
90th Percentile £496 £488 £510
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 14
Chester median hourly rate £32.50 £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.18% -19.05% -23.64%
10th Percentile £19.25 £13.00 £15.63
90th Percentile £42.50 £36.60 £37.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.27 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -35.78% +57.89% +5.56%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Chester

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Chester

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Chester