Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 17 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 63 52
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 -12
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 9 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.30% 1.18% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.36% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 11
Northamptonshire median daily rate £220 £450 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.11% -9.09% +1.49%
10th Percentile £196 £363 £413
90th Percentile £347 £478 £534
East Midlands median daily rate £333 £450 £300
% change year-on-year -26.11% +50.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 581 811 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.20% 86.74% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 599 445
Northamptonshire median daily rate £413 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% -36.56% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire 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
Northampton +6 9 £220 -51.11%
Process Improvement
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Automotive
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) E-Procurement
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) BPMN
5 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Release Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automotive Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Process Mapping Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) BPMN
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (11.11%) E-Procurement
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) IIBA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle