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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 48 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 21 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.97% 2.60% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 3.17% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 5
Median daily rate £320 £330 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £241 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £385 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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
561 726 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.24% 82.22% 79.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 369 301
Median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) SLA
4 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Degree
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) Service Management
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 4 (12.50%) Unix
7 4 (12.50%) Windows
7 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Banking
7 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) Velocity
8 3 (9.38%) HP
8 3 (9.38%) Internet
8 3 (9.38%) RACF
8 3 (9.38%) MS Office
8 3 (9.38%) ITSM
8 3 (9.38%) Process Management
8 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma

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 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.13%) CICS
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Front Office
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Process Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Scrum Master
2 3 (9.38%) Supplier Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (6.25%) IT Support
3 2 (6.25%) Java Scrum Master
3 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Business Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Velocity
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Tandem
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) HPUX
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Process Management
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma
6 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) BDD
7 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.25%) User Stories
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCP
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) NEBOSH
3 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) RACF
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.13%) FactSet
4 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Reuters
4 1 (3.13%) SAP