The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Belfast region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 15 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.04% 0.87% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 1.54% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £90 £250 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +38.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.87% +22.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 130 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 63.64% 56.28% 65.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 81 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Improvement
County Antrim

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Continuous Improvement
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Belfast
Capita Internal Resourcing
Rate: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago