The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.42% 1.40% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 1.81% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £513 £325 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.69% +136.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £415
% change year-on-year +5.26% -8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.81 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.82% -63.98%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -16.00% +7.52%  

Process Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 268 276 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 80.97% 77.31% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 158 125
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 43
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -34.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Warwickshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Warwickshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Warwickshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Warwick +6 7 £513 +57.69% 1
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 1
Process Improvement
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 6 (35.29%) Coaching
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Compliance Management
2 5 (29.41%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) COSO
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
4 3 (17.65%) Fault Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Behavioural Change
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Automotive
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) ISEB

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Compliance Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Process Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Coaching
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Compliance Management
2 5 (29.41%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Behavioural Change
4 3 (17.65%) Fault Management
4 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) ABAP
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) COSO
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Demandware
1 1 (5.88%) hybris
1 1 (5.88%) SAP