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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 4 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
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Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £15.97 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+106.63% -3.21%
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
24 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 72.73% 52.38% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 10
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £550 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.25 £17.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.42% -9.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Chief Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft