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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 37 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.87% 0.57% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.70% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £215 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +1.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
- +45.69%
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
284 429 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.80% 82.18% 71.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 288 235
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.00 £20.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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%) MSI
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
1 3 (37.50%) Application Discovery
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow

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%) Finance
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%) 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%) SAP Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Master Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Application Discovery
1 3 (37.50%) Application Packaging
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
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
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) WorldPay