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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 96 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 31 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.30% 1.06% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.39% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 6
Average daily rate £500 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £490 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £359
% change year-on-year
- +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +80.00%
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
1875 1948 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.68% 76.12% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1189 980
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 140 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 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
Essex +12 13 £520 +6.12% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 7 £174 -54.36% 3
Bedfordshire +8 5 £425 +25.92% 11
Hertfordshire -3 4 - - 4
Norfolk -12 2 £388 +3.33%
Continuous Improvement
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (23.73%) Finance
3 13 (22.03%) Degree
4 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum
5 9 (15.25%) QA
6 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
6 8 (13.56%) SAP
6 8 (13.56%) ITIL
7 7 (11.86%) Six Sigma
8 6 (10.17%) Windows
8 6 (10.17%) ERP
8 6 (10.17%) Oracle
8 6 (10.17%) Change Management
9 5 (8.47%) Validation
9 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.47%) .NET
9 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
9 5 (8.47%) Web Development
9 5 (8.47%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (8.47%) Marketing
9 5 (8.47%) Internal Audit
10 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
10 4 (6.78%) Use Case
10 4 (6.78%) Email Marketing
10 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.78%) jQuery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (6.78%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.08%) MS Project Server
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Project
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) VoIP
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.39%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Multimedia
3 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (6.78%) Publishing
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Local Government
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.47%) Quality Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Scrum Master
4 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support
4 4 (6.78%) Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Junior
4 4 (6.78%) Junior Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Junior Web Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Information Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Quality Manager
5 3 (5.08%) SAP Support
5 3 (5.08%) Security Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Quality Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.78%) CSS
2 4 (6.78%) CSS3
2 4 (6.78%) HTML
2 4 (6.78%) HTML5
2 4 (6.78%) jQuery
2 4 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (6.78%) LESS
2 4 (6.78%) Sass
2 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 4 (6.78%) XML
3 3 (5.08%) J2EE
4 2 (3.39%) Velocity
5 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Digital Media
2 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.78%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (6.78%) Social Media
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.08%) CMDB
3 3 (5.08%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.39%) AS400
4 2 (3.39%) FMCG
4 2 (3.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) Celerra
5 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (18.64%) Project Management
2 9 (15.25%) Scrum
2 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.56%) ITIL
4 7 (11.86%) Six Sigma
5 6 (10.17%) Change Management
5 6 (10.17%) ERP
6 5 (8.47%) Internal Audit
6 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.47%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Validation
6 5 (8.47%) Web Development
7 4 (6.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.78%) Email Marketing
7 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (6.78%) SMACSS
7 4 (6.78%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) C#
1 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.08%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) MCSE
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.69%) CIPD
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.69%) MBA
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) SAP
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Adobe
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Apple
4 3 (5.08%) IBM
4 3 (5.08%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) ComArch
5 1 (1.69%) Dell
5 1 (1.69%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Isilon
5 1 (1.69%) NetApp
5 1 (1.69%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
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