Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Improvement Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Improvement Specialist
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 848 878
Contract jobs requiring a Business Improvement Specialist 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.001% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 93,600 91,033 102,521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,185 59,429 65,414
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,750 3,215 3,866
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%

Business Improvement Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Business Improvement Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Improvement Specialist in the UK

Business Improvement Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Improvement Specialist in the UK