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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 20 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.45% 4.41% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 5.45% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate £375 £288 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -30.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £359
% change year-on-year
- +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +80.00%
Continuous Improvement
Surrey

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
95 165 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 81.90% 80.88% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 95 68
Average daily rate £400 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
2 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (14.29%) Trello
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (14.29%) MVC

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HCM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (14.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) VersionOne
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Office Manager
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Programme Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Programme Office Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) HR Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HCM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP PS Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Rally