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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 62 67 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 31 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.98% 1.97% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.68% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £175 £159
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £68 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £172
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £8.63 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £15.97 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+106.63% -3.21%
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
1160 1082 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.12% 73.51% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 557 422
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 68 77
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +10 9 £150 -74.46% 7
Derbyshire +2 8 £388 +469.85% 7
Nottinghamshire -5 7 £400 -30.28% 3
Northamptonshire -11 5 £525 +13.51% 5
Lincolnshire - - - - 4
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
3 14 (24.56%) Windows
3 14 (24.56%) Project Management
3 14 (24.56%) Finance
3 14 (24.56%) Manufacturing
3 14 (24.56%) Degree
4 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
5 12 (21.05%) ITIL
6 11 (19.30%) UNIX
6 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
6 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
6 11 (19.30%) VMware
6 11 (19.30%) VMware ESX
6 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
7 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
7 10 (17.54%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
8 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.28%) HP
9 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (10.53%) Retail
9 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.77%) Legal
10 5 (8.77%) Change Management
10 5 (8.77%) MS Project
11 4 (7.02%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Project
3 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.26%) MS Office
5 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.75%) DOC1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) DHCP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) RTP
2 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.75%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.75%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (1.75%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) OLTP
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
1 14 (24.56%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Legal
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Technical Leader
3 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Service Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Change Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
4 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 5 (8.77%) Change Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Business Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Business Change Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Knowledge Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Statistics
3 1 (1.75%) Open Source
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) UNIX
2 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.02%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) HPUX
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Project Management
2 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
3 12 (21.05%) ITIL
4 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
5 10 (17.54%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.77%) Change Management
9 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.02%) Service Management
9 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
9 4 (7.02%) Change Control
9 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.26%) Coaching
10 3 (5.26%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (5.26%) Validation
10 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) C
2 2 (3.51%) R
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) C++
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (5.26%) VCP4
6 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.51%) MCP
6 2 (3.51%) ISEB
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.30%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.75%) Nagios
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
3 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.28%) HP
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) Siemens
7 1 (1.75%) Lotus
7 1 (1.75%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.75%) NetApp
7 1 (1.75%) hybris
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