The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 28 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.91% 1.21% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.66% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £488 £445 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.55% +25.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £377 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £513 £437
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
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 181 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 74.89% 73.28% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 98 125
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 33 23
Median hourly rate £24.69 £37.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +125.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth -3 1 £600 +66.66% 7
Poole - 1 £375 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Database Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP