The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 44 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.01% 1.37% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.86% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £260 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £432 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £11.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+104.54% -33.33%
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
585 430 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.21% 73.38% 71.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 209 319
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (70.83%) UNIX
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) RACF
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) Solaris
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (8.33%) HTTP
7 2 (8.33%) SSL
7 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.33%) Replication
7 2 (8.33%) C#
7 2 (8.33%) IIS
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.33%) VBScript
7 2 (8.33%) VB
7 2 (8.33%) .NET
7 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (8.33%) Fiddler

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.17%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (8.33%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SOA Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SOA Designer
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Tandem
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (4.17%) Online Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
3 1 (4.17%) Content Management
3 1 (4.17%) BPEL
3 1 (4.17%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) VBScript
3 2 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) RACF
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Omniture
2 1 (4.17%) Google
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago