The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 106 97
Rank change year-on-year +38 -9  
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 22 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.03% 0.33% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 0.37% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 5
Median daily rate £410 £273 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.45% -39.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £215 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £331 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year - -2.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +91.01% -25.83%  

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 957 1337 1318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.45% 89.01% 86.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 949 974
Median daily rate £403 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Leeds

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Leeds

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in Leeds

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) C
3 8 (25.81%) Finance
3 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) Service Design
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
6 5 (16.13%) WAN
6 5 (16.13%) Minimum Viable Product
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) Service Management
7 4 (12.90%) Logistics
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
8 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
8 3 (9.68%) MCDST
8 3 (9.68%) Document Management
8 3 (9.68%) e-Learning
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) Billing
8 3 (9.68%) Time Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Billing
4 3 (9.68%) Military
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.45%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Product Owner
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) RESTful
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Minimum Viable Product
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) e-Learning
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Service Design
4 6 (19.35%) Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Coaching
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (16.13%) DevOps
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Logistics
6 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
7 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C
2 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
1 3 (9.68%) MCDST
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
3 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco
1 3 (9.68%) Xerox
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Progress
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