The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 32 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.32% 0.62% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.77% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £215 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%
Continuous Improvement
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
246 388 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.19% 80.17% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 248 188
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £45.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) MSI
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
1 3 (37.50%) Application Discovery
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) ASIC
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MSI
2 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Master Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Project Controller
2 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Master Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) ASIC
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Application Discovery
1 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) SAP