The median contractor rate for a Process Engineer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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 Engineer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 648 630
Rank change year-on-year +44 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Process Engineer 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.006% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Median daily rate £413 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £228 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £448 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Process Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Process Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Engineer over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 3 £413 +22.22% 4
London - 2 £500 - 1
City of London - 1 £500 - 1
Bristol - 1 £325 -
South West - 1 £325 -

Process Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Process Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Cascading
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (12.50%) API Development
2 1 (12.50%) CAD
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) PLM
2 1 (12.50%) PDM
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking

Process Engineer 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 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Cascading
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) Exotic Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) API Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) CAD
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) PDM
2 1 (12.50%) PLM
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID