The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 64 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 35 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.17% 1.07% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 1.49% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 20
Average daily rate
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£330 £475 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% +72.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £327 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.88 £24.71
% change year-on-year
+72.18% -23.59%
Continuous Improvement
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1233 1076 1202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.49% 71.97% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 572 616
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 47 51
Average hourly rate £19.08 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -51.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +7 12 £325 - 7
Nottinghamshire +1 12 £338 -18.18% 7
Derbyshire +3 8 £160 -69.52%
Northamptonshire -4 5 £325 -40.90% 3
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (31.08%) ITIL
2 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
4 18 (24.32%) Finance
5 17 (22.97%) Service Delivery
6 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
7 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 12 (16.22%) Configuration Management
8 12 (16.22%) Windows
9 10 (13.51%) UNIX
9 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
9 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.51%) Line Management
9 10 (13.51%) Degree
9 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
10 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
10 9 (12.16%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (12.16%) VMware
10 9 (12.16%) VMware ESX
10 9 (12.16%) Windows XP
10 9 (12.16%) Oracle
10 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
11 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
11 7 (9.46%) Web Services
11 7 (9.46%) HP
11 7 (9.46%) RDBMS
11 7 (9.46%) Financial Institution
11 7 (9.46%) Management Information System

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (4.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.76%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (6.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) DHCP
1 4 (5.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.76%) SAP BW
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) DB2
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) JUnit
3 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
2 18 (24.32%) Finance
3 7 (9.46%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.76%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
4 5 (6.76%) Marketing
5 4 (5.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.70%) Back Office
7 1 (1.35%) Automotive
7 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (12.16%) Service Manager
1 9 (12.16%) Technical Leader
2 8 (10.81%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.46%) Coordinator
3 7 (9.46%) Team Leader
3 7 (9.46%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 6 (8.11%) Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (4.05%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Training Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Web Services
2 4 (5.41%) J2EE
2 4 (5.41%) Spring
2 4 (5.41%) Spring MVC
3 3 (4.05%) JSON
3 3 (4.05%) REST
4 2 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) JPA
5 1 (1.35%) Java EE
5 1 (1.35%) JSP
5 1 (1.35%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Physics
5 1 (1.35%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) UNIX
3 9 (12.16%) Windows XP
3 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) ITIL
2 17 (22.97%) Service Delivery
3 12 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.51%) Line Management
5 9 (12.16%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.11%) Scrum
7 6 (8.11%) Project Management
7 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.76%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.76%) BDD
8 5 (6.76%) Change Control
8 5 (6.76%) User Stories
8 5 (6.76%) Procedural Programming
8 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.76%) CRM
8 5 (6.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) Java
2 4 (5.41%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) C
4 1 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) C++
4 1 (1.35%) PHP
4 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.05%) CIPD
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.35%) CCNP
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
1 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
2 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) HP
4 5 (6.76%) SAP
5 3 (4.05%) Siemens
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
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