The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 22 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.19% 1.71% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 2.24% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £413 £169
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.30% +143.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £413 £76
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £413 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £15.97 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+106.63% -3.21%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 134 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 77.21% 76.57% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 69 50
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 16
Average hourly rate £33.50 £146.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.09% +275.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.74 £13.35 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £165.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 5 (45.45%) F5
3 5 (45.45%) HSRP
3 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Ericsson
4 4 (36.36%) HNC
5 3 (27.27%) HND
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) CCNP
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) MPLS
1 5 (45.45%) OSPF
1 5 (45.45%) BGP
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) HSRP
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Back Office Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IP Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Implementation Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) HNC
2 3 (27.27%) HND
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Ericsson
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft