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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 30 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.07% 1.28% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.84% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £110 £550 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £354
% change year-on-year
- +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.73 £22.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +104.54%
Continuous Improvement
Hampshire

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
198 163 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 81.82% 69.66% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 75 91
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.35 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.18% -67.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Line Management
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
4 5 (45.45%) McAfee
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
4 5 (45.45%) Middleware
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) AIX
4 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (45.45%) HTTP
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) SSL
4 5 (45.45%) CISSP
4 5 (45.45%) MS Project
4 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (45.45%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) SAS 70
4 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
1 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (45.45%) SSH
1 5 (45.45%) SSL
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Procurement Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) AIX
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Solaris
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) Line Management
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (45.45%) Document Management
4 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
4 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (36.36%) Information Security
5 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
5 4 (36.36%) Security Management
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
7 2 (18.18%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) GCIA
1 5 (45.45%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) COBIT
1 5 (45.45%) COSO
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
1 5 (45.45%) SAS 70
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) McAfee
3 2 (18.18%) Ariba
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) SAP