The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 68 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 1.59% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.93% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £450 £423 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +22.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £279 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 827 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.43% 82.29% 80.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 431 518
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 22
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Milton Keynes 0 6 £450 +1.12% 1
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
3 6 (31.58%) Automotive
3 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) SLA
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Avaya
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (15.79%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (15.79%) PMO
6 3 (15.79%) MS Office
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) Business Development
6 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) B2C
6 3 (15.79%) CMS
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) 3G
1 1 (5.26%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Redis
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Automotive
4 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
6 2 (10.53%) German Language
7 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Operations Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Service Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Service Assurance Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Supplier Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Finance Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) PMO Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
1 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) B2C
4 3 (15.79%) Business Development
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (15.79%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) OSCP
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Avaya
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle