Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Process Improvement Manager was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 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 Improvement Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 885 882
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Process Improvement Manager 9 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.011% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
UK median daily rate £600 £400 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -3.96% -19.90%
10th Percentile £495 £325 £310
90th Percentile £700 £470 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +30.16% -1.56% -20.00%
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 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
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 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
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 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Process Improvement Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement Manager in the UK

Process Improvement Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement Manager in the UK

Process Improvement Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement Manager over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement Manager in the UK

Process Improvement Manager
Top 10 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 Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +23 9 £600 +46.79% 4
UK excluding London +20 6 £513 +30.16% 3
North of England +60 3 £513 - 2
London -25 3 £638 +15.91% 1
North West - 2 - -
West Midlands +29 1 - -
Midlands +28 1 - -
Yorkshire +22 1 £513 - 1
South East +4 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -

Process Improvement Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Process Improvement Manager 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 Improvement Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Concur
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) SMS
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) MVNO
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization

Process Improvement Manager 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 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) MVNO
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Concur
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle