Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Process Improvement Analyst was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Process Improvement Analyst
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 889 866 879
Rank change year-on-year -23 +13 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Process Improvement Analyst 11 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.010% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.011% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
UK median daily rate £495 £463 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +26.71% -8.75%
10th Percentile £439 £321 £281
90th Percentile £588 £525 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.06% +13.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 97,705 94,167 100,425
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.91% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,196 61,779 65,458
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £253
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,152 2,826 3,267
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +2.78%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +2.86%

Process Improvement Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement Analyst in the UK

Process Improvement Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement Analyst in the UK

Process Improvement Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement Analyst over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement Analyst in the UK

Process Improvement Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement Analyst in the UK

Process Improvement Analyst
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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 -5 10 £495 +7.03%
UK excluding London -31 6 £498 +17.06%
Midlands -12 5 £500 +11.11%
London -12 4 £473 -7.76%
West Midlands -24 2 £463 +2.78%
East of England - 1 £495 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Process Improvement Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Process Improvement Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Process Improvement Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
3 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management

Process Improvement Analyst 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) BPR
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA