The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 66 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 1.69% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 2.20% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
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£390 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +24.98%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 546 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.33% 76.69% 60.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 271 180
Average daily rate £350 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 57 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.85 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 3 £390 -23.90% 8
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) SAP EWM
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) SAP WM
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP WM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP WM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Project Controller
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP EWM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco