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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 44 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.66% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.84% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £290 £381 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.93% -22.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +78.57%
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
310 238 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.93% 78.55% 71.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 147 104
Average daily rate £400 £380 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £209 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (33.33%) Velocity
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
1 2 (66.67%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Cambridge
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