Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Process Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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.

Process Consultant
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 848 821
Rank change year-on-year 0 -27 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Process Consultant 39 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.041% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.043% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 39
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £310 £343 £273
90th Percentile £575 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £375
% change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £22.35 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -68.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.35 -

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 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Process Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Process Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Process Consultant in the UK

Process Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Consultant in the UK

Process Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Consultant over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Consultant in the UK

Process Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Consultant in the UK

Process Consultant
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +15 37 £450 - 1
UK excluding London +32 23 £450 +2.86%
London -14 16 £450 -5.26% 1
Midlands +30 10 £500 +5.26%
West Midlands +39 7 £525 +10.53%
South East +1 4 £650 +67.74%
North of England +59 3 - -
South West -5 3 £275 -45.00%
East Midlands -8 3 £463 -9.76%
North West +22 2 - -
Scotland 0 2 - -
Yorkshire +19 1 - -
East of England -19 1 £400 -11.11%

Process Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Process Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Process Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Six Sigma
3 9 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 8 (20.51%) SAP
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 7 (17.95%) Service Management
5 7 (17.95%) Change Management
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Banking
6 6 (15.38%) Logistics
6 6 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) Coaching
7 5 (12.82%) Supply Chain Planning
8 4 (10.26%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
8 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (10.26%) CRM
9 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.69%) SAP PP
9 3 (7.69%) Java
9 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (7.69%) Degree
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
9 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow
9 3 (7.69%) BPMN
9 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.13%) Matrix Organization

Process Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP EWM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) MPLS
1 2 (5.13%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.56%) Billing
6 1 (2.56%) Electronics
6 1 (2.56%) French Language
6 1 (2.56%) Games
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Drools
1 1 (2.56%) jBPM
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.13%) Robotics
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Six Sigma
2 9 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Change Management
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Service Management
4 6 (15.38%) Coaching
4 6 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
4 6 (15.38%) Logistics
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Supply Chain Planning
6 4 (10.26%) CRM
6 4 (10.26%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (7.69%) BPMN
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) C++
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) SAP
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.13%) Murex
4 1 (2.56%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.56%) Casewise
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.56%) Remedy
4 1 (2.56%) Sun
4 1 (2.56%) Workday