The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 55 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.99% 1.15% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.50% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
Average daily rate £432 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +17.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £354
% change year-on-year
- +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.73 £22.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +104.54%
Continuous Improvement
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
695 668 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.38% 77.05% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 510 421
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 10 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Change Control
3 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (11.43%) Data Transformation
5 4 (11.43%) WebCenter
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (11.43%) Banking
5 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Middleware
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) MS Office
6 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) DMAIC

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) 2G
2 1 (2.86%) 3G
2 1 (2.86%) 4G
2 1 (2.86%) GSM
2 1 (2.86%) HSPA
2 1 (2.86%) LTE
2 1 (2.86%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) MS Access
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Vendor Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous improvement Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (11.43%) WebCenter
2 2 (5.71%) Ajax
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (20.00%) Change Control
2 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Data Transformation
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) DMAIC
5 3 (8.57%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (5.71%) BC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Teradata
3 1 (2.86%) Actix
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
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