Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 August 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 130 126
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 -20
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 35 32 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.94% 0.90% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.09% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 38
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.83% +4.46%
10th Percentile £325 £323 £259
90th Percentile £610 £490 £504
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.50 £39.60 £22.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.38% +76.37% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £18.54 £21.23
90th Percentile £15.50 £57.65 £23.68
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £23.43 £27.00
% change year-on-year +10.96% -13.21% +0.93%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,105 2,942 3,389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.78% 82.57% 81.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,831 1,741 2,198
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.31% +6.33%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 182
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.34 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £56.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.39% -12.09% -

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Hampshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Hampshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in Hampshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Hampshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Hook - 10 £438 - 1
Winchester - 5 - -
Basingstoke +8 2 - - 2
Southampton -13 2 £350 - 1
Fareham +3 1 £438 +2.94% 3
Portsmouth -8 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £240 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £500 -
Process Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Change Management
3 9 (25.71%) Finance
4 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
4 8 (22.86%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (17.14%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) Six Sigma
6 6 (17.14%) HP
7 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Service Management
7 5 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (11.43%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 3 (8.57%) Replication
9 3 (8.57%) VMware

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
1 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
1 3 (8.57%) X.500
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Lean Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Release Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Service Improvement Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Workday Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Workday Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Compliance Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Head of Finance
6 1 (2.86%) HR Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) HR Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Workday Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.57%) PKI
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) PDA
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.86%) TM Forum
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Change Management
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (17.14%) Business Process Improvement
4 6 (17.14%) Six Sigma
5 5 (14.29%) Coaching
5 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
7 3 (8.57%) Release Management
7 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) GDPR
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) PMO
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Google
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Workday
4 1 (2.86%) Brio
4 1 (2.86%) Casewise
4 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Virgin Media