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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 50 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 1.32% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.73% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £463 £174 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+165.80% -46.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £19.96 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+31.51% -6.61%
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
478 520 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.29% 76.36% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 319 357
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 50
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.13 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +3.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 5 £463 - 3
Peterborough -3 1 £300 +72.41%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) MSI
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
3 3 (21.43%) QA
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Application Discovery
4 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) SCCM
4 2 (14.29%) AdminStudio
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) PMP
4 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Perl

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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Lawson
1 1 (7.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSI
2 2 (14.29%) AdminStudio
3 1 (7.14%) Appium
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) ASIC
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Smart Energy
1 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Application Discovery
3 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) LXC
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) CODA
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Vyatta