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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 30 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 10 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.67% 2.37% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 3.10% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£358 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £333 £370
% change year-on-year
+20.30% -10.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.71 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-23.09% +7.41%
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
276 226 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.80% 76.61% 73.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 82 113
Average daily rate £325 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 17
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £37.80 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 4 (22.22%) WFM
3 4 (22.22%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (16.67%) Automotive
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) RNC
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (16.67%) SLA
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (11.11%) PMI
5 2 (11.11%) PMP
5 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 2 (11.11%) CA
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (11.11%) Documentum
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) RNC
2 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Automotive
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
1 2 (11.11%) Analyst
1 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
2 1 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (5.56%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Project Officer
2 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.56%) Java EE
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) SCADA
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) WFM
2 4 (22.22%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.11%) PMP
1 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) APMP
1 2 (11.11%) PgMP
2 1 (5.56%) IIBA
2 1 (5.56%) CBAP
2 1 (5.56%) MAPM
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) CA
3 2 (11.11%) Cadence
3 2 (11.11%) Primavera
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia
4 1 (5.56%) Mercator
4 1 (5.56%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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