The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 38 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.80% 1.18% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.34% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£250 £360 £775
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -53.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.88 £24.71
% change year-on-year
+72.18% -23.59%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 448 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 78.02% 88.19% 63.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 315 73
Average daily rate £413 £425 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -1 2 £245 - 1
Bedford +5 1 £375 +4.16%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ERD
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finjan
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modeller
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) ERD
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Lotus
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Finjan
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £30 - £40 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago