The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 21 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.31% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 1.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £406 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%
Continuous Improvement
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 76 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.26% 63.33% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 49 64
Median daily rate £388 £438 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Continuous Improvement
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) OrientDB
1 4 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle