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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 39 43 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.37% 3.16% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 3.81% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 1
Median daily rate £313 £340 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% -3.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
- +45.69%
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
487 734 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.12% 82.75% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 370 315
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 8
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Unix
2 8 (25.81%) SLA
3 6 (19.35%) Internet
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.90%) Velocity
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Banking
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (9.68%) ITSM
6 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) AIX
6 3 (9.68%) Solaris
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (9.68%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) CTI
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) KDB
3 1 (3.23%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (12.90%) Analyst
1 4 (12.90%) Scrum Master
1 4 (12.90%) Unix Specialist
2 3 (9.68%) Java Scrum Master
2 3 (9.68%) Supplier Manager
3 2 (6.45%) AIX Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (6.45%) IT Support
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Process Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Velocity
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.23%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) DataPower
1 1 (3.23%) Derivative
1 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (3.23%) IVR
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) AIX
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) CentOS
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (16.13%) Project Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Scrum
2 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
2 4 (12.90%) TDD
3 3 (9.68%) BDD
3 3 (9.68%) ITSM
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
4 2 (6.45%) User Stories
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
5 1 (3.23%) Market Making
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Option Pricing Theory
5 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.23%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CISSP
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) NEBOSH
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) HP
1 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Genesys
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) SAP