The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 44 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.78% 2.42% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 3.16% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £284 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £480 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £30.35 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +10.36%
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
315 253 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 81.82% 76.67% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 139 151
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 32
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Tellabs
3 2 (22.22%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) 4G
3 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) Huawei
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Cramer
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) HNC
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 2G
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
1 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Blog
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) HNC
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Cramer
1 2 (22.22%) Huawei
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Nortel
1 2 (22.22%) Tellabs
2 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Siemens
2 1 (11.11%) VMware