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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 45 49 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.45% 1.60% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 2.06% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £385 £174 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.26% -59.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.69% -15.53%

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
430 437 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.04% 77.48% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 260 347
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 33 58
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Cambridge +7 7 £424 +46.12% 2
Peterborough -3 1 £275 +58.04% 1
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) QA
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) MSI
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Application Discovery
5 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
5 2 (13.33%) Vyatta
5 2 (13.33%) Docker
5 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Appium
5 2 (13.33%) LXC
5 2 (13.33%) Veeva
5 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Jenkins

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MSI
2 2 (13.33%) AdminStudio
2 2 (13.33%) Appium
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) JBehave
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Packager
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) CRM Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Java Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) ASIC
2 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Energy
2 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Application Discovery
3 3 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) KVM
2 2 (13.33%) LXC
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Brocade
1 2 (13.33%) CA
1 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
1 2 (13.33%) Vyatta
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP