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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 47 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.31% 0.73% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 0.92% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £334 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £352 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.59% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.88 £12.66
% change year-on-year
+21.85% +49.09%
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
701 654 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.13% 79.95% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 295 299
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 9
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.61% +67.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Project Management
3 10 (23.26%) UNIX
3 10 (23.26%) Banking
4 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 6 (13.95%) ITIL
6 6 (13.95%) RACF
6 6 (13.95%) Six Sigma
6 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
6 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
7 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.63%) ITSM
7 5 (11.63%) FitNesse
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) Maven
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle
7 5 (11.63%) Java
8 4 (9.30%) XML
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.30%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (9.30%) JSON
8 4 (9.30%) Service Management
8 4 (9.30%) SDLC
9 3 (6.98%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Jenkins

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) CICS
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SDH
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Maven
1 5 (11.63%) FitNesse
2 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) Ant
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.98%) DBA
5 3 (6.98%) UAT Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) XML
1 4 (9.30%) JSON
2 3 (6.98%) RESTful
2 3 (6.98%) XML Schema
3 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
3 2 (4.65%) JNDI
3 2 (4.65%) Ajax
3 2 (4.65%) JMS
3 2 (4.65%) J2EE
3 2 (4.65%) JDBC
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) CSS3
4 1 (2.33%) Sass
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) DOM
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Tandem
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Project Management
2 7 (16.28%) TDD
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Six Sigma
3 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) ITSM
5 4 (9.30%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) Service Management
5 4 (9.30%) SDLC
6 3 (6.98%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (6.98%) BDD
6 3 (6.98%) Change Control
6 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.98%) Security Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.98%) Test Management
6 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.98%) XPath
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.33%) REXX
5 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.65%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (4.65%) Netcool
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) IBM
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) HP
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