Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 22 November 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 38 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 6 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.28% 1.12% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.30% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 13
Middlesex median daily rate £370 £356 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.86% +29.55% -18.52%
10th Percentile £309 £324 £263
90th Percentile £390 £373 £568
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £34.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -19.42% +15.83% +37.49%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 228 308 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 86.69% 86.27% 79.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 182 138
Middlesex median daily rate £445 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +4.17% +2.52%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £547 £550 £504
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £30.58 £23.70 £13.18
90th Percentile £33.53 £42.60 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Middlesex

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Middlesex

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 3 (50.00%) SLA
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (33.33%) Contract Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) GxP
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) Taleo
3 1 (16.67%) Spotfire
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) Spotfire
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Improvement Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Taleo Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Contract Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau