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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
England / Yorkshire
Rank 102 118 112
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 20 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.94% 0.64% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 16
Median daily rate £350 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £342 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% +8.69%  

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 1749 2267 2132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.42% 80.91% 81.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 1522 1386
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 66 59
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.62 £33.75 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 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
West Yorkshire +21 11 £350 - 9
North Yorkshire - 3 £320 - 1
South Yorkshire -1 2 £350 -22.27% 2
East Yorkshire +1 1 £398 -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) MS Office
5 7 (18.92%) BPMN
6 6 (16.22%) Workflow
6 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
7 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.51%) C
7 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 5 (13.51%) Banking
7 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Business Process Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (10.81%) Logistics
8 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
9 3 (8.11%) ISEB
9 3 (8.11%) SLA

Process Improvement
Top Related 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 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
3 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
4 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Billing
5 2 (5.41%) Back Office
5 2 (5.41%) Military
5 2 (5.41%) Retail
6 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Business Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Business Process Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Process Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Business Change Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Change Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Process Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Lean Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Process Mapping Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) RESTful
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) BAPI
2 1 (2.70%) EJB
2 1 (2.70%) JDBC
2 1 (2.70%) SAP ALE
2 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.41%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.70%) EPoS
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.41%) OS/390
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) HPUX
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
3 7 (18.92%) BPMN
4 6 (16.22%) Workflow
5 5 (13.51%) Analytics
5 5 (13.51%) Business Process Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) Logistics
6 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.11%) Process Management
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) C
2 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) JCL
2 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.70%) ABAP
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
1 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (5.41%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCDST
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) PMO
3 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco
1 2 (5.41%) Xerox
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Progress
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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