The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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
North West / Cheshire
Rank 32 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.00% 1.27% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.53% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 785 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.60% 83.16% 80.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 489 387
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Warrington +25 8 £525 +50.00%
Chester - 3 £550 - 4
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (39.29%) Project Management
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) QA
5 7 (25.00%) Change Management
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
7 5 (17.86%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.86%) Time Management
7 5 (17.86%) Kanban
7 5 (17.86%) OWASP
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.86%) Node.js
7 5 (17.86%) Static Code Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Finance
9 3 (10.71%) MS Project
9 3 (10.71%) Degree
9 3 (10.71%) GitHub
9 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
10 2 (7.14%) User Experience

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) GitHub
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
1 2 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.57%) IPsec
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) SSH
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Release Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum Master
3 3 (10.71%) Software Release Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
1 5 (17.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.57%) IVR
2 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) Change Management
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) Kanban
7 5 (17.86%) OWASP
7 5 (17.86%) Static Code Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Time Management
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 4 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
10 2 (7.14%) CRM
10 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 2 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.57%) F5
2 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.57%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau
2 1 (3.57%) Talend
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