The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 135 168 157
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 57 52 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 0.73% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.97% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 48
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £213 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £34.50 £59.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.52% +18.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.33 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+9.63% -17.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4343 5387 5824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.37% 76.00% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3231 4024 4330
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 92 87
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.90 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Continuous Improvement
London

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 44 (30.34%) Finance
2 26 (17.93%) Degree
3 25 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 25 (17.24%) Project Management
4 24 (16.55%) Oracle
4 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (15.86%) Java
6 22 (15.17%) Linux
6 22 (15.17%) Scrum
7 21 (14.48%) QA
8 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 19 (13.10%) SQL
10 18 (12.41%) Banking
10 18 (12.41%) Windows
11 17 (11.72%) ITIL
12 15 (10.34%) DevOps
13 14 (9.66%) PHP
13 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (9.66%) Workflow
14 13 (8.97%) TDD
14 13 (8.97%) Middleware
15 12 (8.28%) MS Office
15 12 (8.28%) Python
15 12 (8.28%) E-Commerce
15 12 (8.28%) Software Engineering
15 12 (8.28%) Ruby
15 12 (8.28%) Management Information System
15 12 (8.28%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
16 11 (7.59%) Online Games

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.14%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.14%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.76%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.76%) Node.js
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.07%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (2.07%) Apache
6 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.38%) CMS
7 2 (1.38%) nginx
7 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.38%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.38%) GemFire
7 2 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Office
2 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.83%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.76%) MS Project
5 2 (1.38%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.38%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.69%) Magento
4 1 (0.69%) Documaker
4 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.76%) GitHub
3 2 (1.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.52%) DNS
2 7 (4.83%) Intranet
3 5 (3.45%) SAN
4 2 (1.38%) DHCP
4 2 (1.38%) SNMP
4 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.38%) VPN
4 2 (1.38%) CTI
4 2 (1.38%) VLAN
5 1 (0.69%) Multicast
5 1 (0.69%) FCoE
5 1 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.69%) NAS
5 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.69%) Network Security
5 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) SSH
5 1 (0.69%) Internet
5 1 (0.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.45%) MySQL
6 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (2.07%) Big Data
7 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.07%) OLTP
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.38%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.38%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.38%) Maven
4 2 (1.38%) JMeter
4 2 (1.38%) Selenium
4 2 (1.38%) JSUnit
4 2 (1.38%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.69%) Calabash
5 1 (0.69%) Robotium
5 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.69%) JIRA
5 1 (0.69%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.69%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 44 (30.34%) Finance
2 18 (12.41%) Banking
3 11 (7.59%) Games
4 9 (6.21%) Marketing
5 6 (4.14%) Billing
5 6 (4.14%) Legal
6 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.76%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.76%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.07%) French Language
8 3 (2.07%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.38%) Front Office
9 2 (1.38%) Back Office
9 2 (1.38%) Law
10 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (15.17%) Analyst
2 19 (13.10%) Developer
3 7 (4.83%) Consultant
3 7 (4.83%) Project Manager
4 5 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
4 5 (3.45%) Server Engineer
4 5 (3.45%) Technical Manager
4 5 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 4 (2.76%) PHP Developer
5 4 (2.76%) Service Manager
5 4 (2.76%) Operations Manager
5 4 (2.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (2.76%) Applications Support
6 3 (2.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (2.07%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (2.07%) Supplier Manager
6 3 (2.07%) Middleware Specialist
6 3 (2.07%) Support Specialist
6 3 (2.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (2.07%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.97%) Middleware
2 10 (6.90%) Web Services
2 10 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (5.52%) HTML
3 8 (5.52%) jQuery
4 7 (4.83%) .NET
5 5 (3.45%) Memcached
5 5 (3.45%) J2EE
6 4 (2.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.07%) Backbone.js
7 3 (2.07%) REST
7 3 (2.07%) RESTful
7 3 (2.07%) XML
7 3 (2.07%) XSD
7 3 (2.07%) XSL
7 3 (2.07%) XSLT
8 2 (1.38%) CSS
8 2 (1.38%) LAMP
8 2 (1.38%) Symfony
8 2 (1.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.28%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.59%) Online Games
2 11 (7.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.14%) Open Source
4 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.76%) FMCG
5 4 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.07%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.07%) Kindle
6 3 (2.07%) CMDB
7 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.38%) Derivative
7 2 (1.38%) Statistics
7 2 (1.38%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) RIA
8 1 (0.69%) Wiki
8 1 (0.69%) Equities
8 1 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.17%) Linux
2 18 (12.41%) Windows
3 10 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.83%) UNIX
5 2 (1.38%) CentOS
6 1 (0.69%) SELinux
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.24%) Service Delivery
1 25 (17.24%) Project Management
2 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (15.17%) Scrum
4 17 (11.72%) ITIL
5 15 (10.34%) DevOps
6 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (9.66%) Workflow
7 13 (8.97%) TDD
8 12 (8.28%) E-Commerce
8 12 (8.28%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (7.59%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.21%) BDD
11 8 (5.52%) Business Analysis
11 8 (5.52%) Change Management
11 8 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.83%) Time Management
12 7 (4.83%) Service Management
12 7 (4.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.86%) Java
2 19 (13.10%) SQL
3 14 (9.66%) PHP
4 12 (8.28%) Python
4 12 (8.28%) Ruby
5 9 (6.21%) PowerShell
6 8 (5.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.45%) C#
8 4 (2.76%) Perl
9 3 (2.07%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.38%) VBA
10 2 (1.38%) PHP5
11 1 (0.69%) Scala
11 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (17.93%) Degree
2 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) APMP
5 2 (1.38%) ISEB
5 2 (1.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.69%) CITP
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) MCSA
6 1 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.48%) QA
2 9 (6.21%) SLA
3 6 (4.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.38%) COBIT
4 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.52%) Active Directory
1 8 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.45%) vCloud
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.38%) vSphere
4 1 (0.69%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.45%) Nagios
3 4 (2.76%) Puppet
3 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.76%) Ansible
4 3 (2.07%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (1.38%) collectd
5 2 (1.38%) Opsview
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.69%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.69%) SCCM
6 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.69%) Control-M
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (16.55%) Oracle
2 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.52%) VMware
5 6 (4.14%) HP
6 5 (3.45%) SAP
7 4 (2.76%) Lotus
8 3 (2.07%) Splunk
8 3 (2.07%) IBM
8 3 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.38%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.38%) Remedy
9 2 (1.38%) Adobe
9 2 (1.38%) Informatica
9 2 (1.38%) Metastorm
9 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.38%) Akamai
9 2 (1.38%) New Relic
10 1 (0.69%) Vermilion
10 1 (0.69%) Eloqua
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