The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank - 9 15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 2.38% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.63% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £395
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%
Continuous Improvement
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 38 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 71.43% 90.48% 90.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 42
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bedford region.

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Continuous Improvement
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel