The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 24 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 125 109
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16  
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 27 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.36% 0.71% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.82% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 20
Median daily rate £423 £360 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.36% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £296 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year - -2.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +91.01% -25.83%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1678 2437 2459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.41% 86.57% 83.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1695 1712
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -7.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +40 26 £423 +13.42% 8
South Yorkshire -2 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Finance
3 10 (21.74%) C
4 9 (19.57%) Business Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) Banking
5 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.22%) Service Design
6 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Scrum
6 7 (15.22%) ITIL
7 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (13.04%) Retail
7 6 (13.04%) Analytics
8 5 (10.87%) DevOps
8 5 (10.87%) Coaching
8 5 (10.87%) Minimum Viable Product
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.87%) WAN
9 4 (8.70%) ISEB
9 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) Project Management
9 4 (8.70%) Web Services
9 4 (8.70%) SLA
9 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
9 4 (8.70%) Service Management
9 4 (8.70%) Billing
9 4 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (8.70%) Logistics

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) GIS
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.70%) Billing
6 3 (6.52%) Military
7 2 (4.35%) Back Office
8 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.17%) Legal
8 1 (2.17%) Marketing
8 1 (2.17%) Publishing
8 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Designer
4 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (6.52%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Process Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Support
4 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Change Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Developer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) RESTful
2 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Minimum Viable Product
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) e-Learning
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Android
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.35%) OS/390
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Business Analysis
3 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) Service Design
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.04%) Analytics
6 5 (10.87%) Coaching
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) DevOps
7 4 (8.70%) Logistics
7 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
7 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) C
2 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) JCL
2 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) A+ Certification
2 3 (6.52%) MCDST
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
1 3 (6.52%) Xerox
2 2 (4.35%) Sage
2 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.35%) Siebel
3 1 (2.17%) Progress
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