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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 50 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 44 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.87% 1.77% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 2.41% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 29
Average daily rate £390 £375 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +167.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £175 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £354
% change year-on-year
- +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.78 - £8.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.73 £22.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +104.54%
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
1190 1036 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 77.57% 73.53% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 592 597
Average daily rate £380 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 55
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.44 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £24.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +3 20 £375 +19.04% 5
Derbyshire -2 14 £389 -0.08% 3
Northamptonshire +15 8 £400 -23.80% 1
Leicestershire -13 3 £300 +71.42% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (27.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (24.29%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (18.57%) Finance
6 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
7 10 (14.29%) HP
7 10 (14.29%) Project Management
7 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.86%) Unix
8 9 (12.86%) Windows
8 9 (12.86%) Windows XP
8 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
8 9 (12.86%) Degree
9 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
9 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (10.00%) VMware
10 7 (10.00%) VMware ESX
10 7 (10.00%) MS Project
10 7 (10.00%) Oracle
10 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (10.00%) Information Assurance
10 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
11 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.43%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Project
3 6 (8.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Firewall
1 5 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (5.71%) VoIP
3 2 (2.86%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) Internet
3 2 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.29%) DB2
3 3 (4.29%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) JIRA
1 2 (2.86%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Lombardi
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Automotive
4 3 (4.29%) Legal
4 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Billing
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Architect
2 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL Service Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Trainer
6 4 (5.71%) Business Change Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Business Change Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Change Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Customer Support Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Developer
6 4 (5.71%) IT Trainer
6 4 (5.71%) Support Manager
7 3 (4.29%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Velocity
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) Ajax
2 1 (1.43%) HTML
2 1 (1.43%) HTML5
2 1 (1.43%) J2EE
2 1 (1.43%) jQuery
2 1 (1.43%) SOAP
2 1 (1.43%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.71%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Unix
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
1 9 (12.86%) Windows XP
2 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (24.29%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
5 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 7 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.14%) Coaching
7 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.14%) DNA
7 5 (7.14%) Information Security
7 5 (7.14%) Patch Management
7 5 (7.14%) Scrum
7 5 (7.14%) Security Patching
8 4 (5.71%) Service Management
8 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
1 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.86%) SQL
1 2 (2.86%) VBScript
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.43%) PHP
2 1 (1.43%) R
2 1 (1.43%) XPath
2 1 (1.43%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) CISSP
3 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.71%) CIPD
4 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PMP
6 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.43%) CCDA
7 1 (1.43%) CCNA
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.43%) MCITP
7 1 (1.43%) MCP
7 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) COBIT
2 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) HP
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (4.29%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) Citrix
5 2 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (1.43%) IBM
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £730 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £110.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago