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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
South West / Bristol
Rank 44 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 22 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.01% 1.40% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.67% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 5
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £485 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £18.05 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+45.42% -19.77%

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
601 657 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 83.48% 76.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 505 500
Median daily rate £397 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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 17 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £428 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) QA
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
4 11 (29.73%) C#
4 11 (29.73%) .NET
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 11 (29.73%) Kanban
4 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
4 11 (29.73%) DevOps
5 10 (27.03%) User Experience
5 10 (27.03%) Microservices
5 10 (27.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (27.03%) Public Cloud
5 10 (27.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (27.03%) CQRS
5 10 (27.03%) GitHub
5 10 (27.03%) Ember.js
5 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (27.03%) BDD
5 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
5 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (27.03%) Node.js
5 10 (27.03%) High Availability
5 10 (27.03%) Blog
5 10 (27.03%) TeamCity
5 10 (27.03%) Scala
5 10 (27.03%) Hadoop

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (27.03%) GitHub
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (27.03%) Hadoop
2 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (27.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Business Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Developer
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) AWS Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Manager
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.41%) PMO Lead
5 2 (5.41%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Quality Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
1 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
1 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (27.03%) Ember.js
2 10 (27.03%) Node.js
2 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.41%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Blog
1 10 (27.03%) Public Cloud
1 10 (27.03%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 11 (29.73%) DevOps
3 11 (29.73%) Kanban
4 10 (27.03%) BDD
4 10 (27.03%) CQRS
4 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
4 10 (27.03%) High Availability
4 10 (27.03%) Microservices
4 10 (27.03%) MVC
4 10 (27.03%) TDD
5 7 (18.92%) Process Improvement
5 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) QMS
7 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) Ruby
2 10 (27.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.70%) APMP
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) HP
2 1 (2.70%) IBM