The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Business Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Business Process Improvement (BPI)
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Process Improvement 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.099% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £475 £482
% change year-on-year -20.78% -1.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.75 -

Business 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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 870 1233 1026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.71% 85.68% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 874 686
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 17
Median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.20 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Business Process Improvement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in Leeds

Business Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Process Improvement in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2

Business Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft