The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 27 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.66% 1.56% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 2.24% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£430 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +9.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 134 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.89% 69.79% 86.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 74 127
Average daily rate £400 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 9
Average hourly rate £19.13 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.35% +51.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £13.50 £21.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.50 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Basingstoke region.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) Perl
1 8 (47.06%) Tivoli
1 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
2 5 (29.41%) Line Management
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) JSON
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) AIX
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (17.65%) HTTP
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) SSL
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) CISSP
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
4 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Monitoring

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Project
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
1 3 (17.65%) SSH
1 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Manager
3 1 (5.88%) CRM Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
3 1 (5.88%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) AIX
1 4 (23.53%) Solaris
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Line Management
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (23.53%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Validation
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) SIEM
3 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Document Management
3 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) Perl
1 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CISSP
1 3 (17.65%) GCIA
1 3 (17.65%) GCIH
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) COBIT
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
1 3 (17.65%) COSO
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Tivoli
2 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Netcool
3 2 (11.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) McAfee
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Pega
3 2 (11.76%) Splunk