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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 35 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 23 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.67% 1.93% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 2.38% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 6
Average daily rate £310 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £354
% change year-on-year
- +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.73 £22.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +104.54%
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
486 631 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.64% 81.21% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 388 227
Average daily rate £330 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) SQL
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Unix
3 12 (23.53%) Windows
4 11 (21.57%) SDLC
5 10 (19.61%) Web Services
5 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
6 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (15.69%) IBM
7 8 (15.69%) Project Management
7 8 (15.69%) .NET
7 8 (15.69%) C#
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
7 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
7 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.69%) Banking
8 7 (13.73%) TDD
8 7 (13.73%) Replication
8 7 (13.73%) IIS
8 7 (13.73%) SSL
8 7 (13.73%) HTTP
8 7 (13.73%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (13.73%) QA
8 7 (13.73%) Fiddler
9 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
9 6 (11.76%) MS Access

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (13.73%) IIS
2 4 (7.84%) CICS
3 3 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.92%) SAS
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
1 7 (13.73%) SSL
2 3 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) MS Access
3 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) Star Schema
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Fiddler
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
2 2 (3.92%) JUnit
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
3 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Administrator
2 12 (23.53%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Tivoli Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Tivoli Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Process Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) Web Services
2 8 (15.69%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) Ajax
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.92%) DOM
4 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.92%) J2EE
4 2 (3.92%) JDBC
4 2 (3.92%) JMS
4 2 (3.92%) JNDI
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) JSON
4 2 (3.92%) REST
4 2 (3.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.96%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Tandem
5 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Unix
2 12 (23.53%) Windows
3 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.88%) AIX
4 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Solaris
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.92%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) SDLC
2 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) Project Management
3 7 (13.73%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (13.73%) TDD
4 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
5 5 (9.80%) Information Assurance
5 5 (9.80%) Quality Management
5 5 (9.80%) Security Testing
5 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma
5 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
5 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Change Management
6 4 (7.84%) Data Stewardship
7 3 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) Perl
4 5 (9.80%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) R
6 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.96%) MCP
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) RACF
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Netcool
1 5 (9.80%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (5.88%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) Pega
6 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
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