Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Process Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 860 858
Rank change year-on-year +38 -2 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Process Engineer 24 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.004% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 13
England median daily rate £450 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +58.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £314 £450 £275
90th Percentile £543 £500 £411
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £300
% change year-on-year -10.00% +66.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
England median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.33% +33.93%
UK median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +17.33% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89579 93247 99778
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 59679 61380 64531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2656 3007 3839
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Process Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Process Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Process Engineer in England

Process Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Engineer in England

Process Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Engineer in England

Process Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Engineer in England

Process Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
London +4 10 £463 -2.63%
West Midlands - 5 £332 - 1
South East - 5 £300 -
Midlands - 5 £332 - 1
East of England -20 3 - - 1
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Process Engineer
UK

Process Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Process Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Process Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Six Sigma
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.83%) TQM
5 5 (20.83%) Process Management
5 5 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (12.50%) Physics
6 3 (12.50%) Chemistry
7 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.33%) Python

Process Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Six Sigma
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Process Management
5 5 (20.83%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) TQM
6 3 (12.50%) Chemistry
6 3 (12.50%) Physics
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C++
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) SAP