The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 89 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 40 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.30% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.66% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 20
Median daily rate £425 £413 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -19.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% -15.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2001 2355 2261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.66% 78.79% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 1425 1295
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 163 156
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Norfolk - 12 £425 - 1
Cambridgeshire +20 9 £375 -3.84% 5
Hertfordshire +4 8 £475 -9.52% 6
Essex -2 8 £450 +9.09% 1
Bedfordshire +3 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £425 - 1
East Anglia - 1 £375 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 22 (23.66%) Finance
1 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.58%) Project Management
3 19 (20.43%) Service Delivery
3 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
4 16 (17.20%) Management Information System
4 16 (17.20%) Scrum
5 14 (15.05%) Degree
5 14 (15.05%) Change Management
5 14 (15.05%) Configuration Management
5 14 (15.05%) ITIL
6 13 (13.98%) Service Management
6 13 (13.98%) Problem Management
7 12 (12.90%) Java
7 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
7 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (11.83%) Windows
8 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
9 10 (10.75%) HTML
9 10 (10.75%) HTTP
9 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
9 10 (10.75%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (9.68%) .NET
10 9 (9.68%) Oracle
11 8 (8.60%) Spring
11 8 (8.60%) JUnit
11 8 (8.60%) SAP
11 8 (8.60%) Line Management
11 8 (8.60%) Cucumber
12 7 (7.53%) BDD

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.45%) IIS
3 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.30%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.08%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.08%) MTS
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Lawson
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) HTTP
1 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.30%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) LDAP
2 4 (4.30%) SSL
3 2 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.15%) MPLS
4 1 (1.08%) BGP
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.08%) DWDM
4 1 (1.08%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.08%) FCoE
4 1 (1.08%) Firewall
4 1 (1.08%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.08%) FWSM
4 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.08%) LAN
4 1 (1.08%) VoIP
4 1 (1.08%) WAN
4 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.60%) Cucumber
2 8 (8.60%) JUnit
3 5 (5.38%) Maven
4 3 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (2.15%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (2.15%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.08%) Ant
6 1 (1.08%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.53%) German Language
4 6 (6.45%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Legal
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.15%) Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.08%) Automotive
7 1 (1.08%) Law
7 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (12.90%) Developer
2 11 (11.83%) Project Manager
2 11 (11.83%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 11 (11.83%) Team Leader
3 9 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.45%) Analyst
4 6 (6.45%) Applications Support
4 6 (6.45%) Scrum Master
5 5 (5.38%) Implementation Specialist
6 4 (4.30%) Business Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Agile Scrum Master
7 3 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Product Specialist
7 3 (3.23%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) HTML
2 9 (9.68%) .NET
3 8 (8.60%) Spring
4 6 (6.45%) Classic ASP
4 6 (6.45%) HTML5
4 6 (6.45%) WCF
5 5 (5.38%) Ajax
6 4 (4.30%) Apache Camel
6 4 (4.30%) RESTful
7 3 (3.23%) COM
8 2 (2.15%) REST
8 2 (2.15%) Velocity
9 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.08%) CSS
9 1 (1.08%) CSS3
9 1 (1.08%) Java EE
9 1 (1.08%) JPA
9 1 (1.08%) JSF
9 1 (1.08%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) CMDB
4 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) EPoS
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.08%) FMCG
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.38%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Unix
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.58%) Project Management
3 19 (20.43%) Service Delivery
4 16 (17.20%) Scrum
5 14 (15.05%) Change Management
5 14 (15.05%) Configuration Management
5 14 (15.05%) ITIL
6 13 (13.98%) Problem Management
6 13 (13.98%) Service Management
7 8 (8.60%) Line Management
8 7 (7.53%) BDD
8 7 (7.53%) Information Management
9 6 (6.45%) Capacity Management
9 6 (6.45%) MVC
9 6 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.38%) Change Control
10 5 (5.38%) OO
10 5 (5.38%) Six Sigma
10 5 (5.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) Java
2 6 (6.45%) C#
2 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.15%) SQL
4 1 (1.08%) Groovy
4 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.23%) ISEB
4 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.08%) CCIE
6 1 (1.08%) CCNP
6 1 (1.08%) CIPD
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.08%) PMP
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) GAMP
3 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) Docker
3 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
1 4 (4.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) SAP
4 6 (6.45%) VMware
5 4 (4.30%) IBM
5 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.23%) Infor
6 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco
8 1 (1.08%) Apple
8 1 (1.08%) CA
8 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.08%) Citrix
8 1 (1.08%) CODA
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) Juniper
8 1 (1.08%) NGA Human Resources
8 1 (1.08%) Nortel
8 1 (1.08%) Sun
8 1 (1.08%) SunGard
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £55,000 per year fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago