The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 21 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -21
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.72% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% 1.31% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £413 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 383 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.94% 89.28% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 290 158
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £265 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £47.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 6 (27.27%) Use Case
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) UML
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) SAP Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 4 (18.18%) People Management
3 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 4 (18.18%) Service Design
4 3 (13.64%) Contract Management
4 3 (13.64%) Finance
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) NHS
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (9.09%) Groovy
5 2 (9.09%) Grails

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.55%) JCAPS
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP MRS
2 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Lead Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Product Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Management Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Grails
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) CCTV
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Use Case
2 5 (22.73%) UML
3 4 (18.18%) People Management
3 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Service Design
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Contract Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile First
6 1 (4.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Groovy
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Certification
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) HL7
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Fiorano
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) InterSystems
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
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