The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 101 86 108
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 1.60% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.92% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 8
Median daily rate £269 £378 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.80% -7.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £295 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £59.31 £39.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.15% +139.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +22.66%
Continuous Improvement
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1550 1770 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.88% 83.18% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1153 931
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 83 75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £48.92 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -9 4 £475 +45.03%
Basingstoke -1 3 - - 2
Fareham - 3 £250 -
Hook +2 2 £175 -65.10%
Portsmouth -11 2 £245 -16.94%
Farnborough - 2 £425 - 1
Andover -18 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 19 (38.00%) Degree
2 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (28.00%) Security Operations
4 13 (26.00%) Analytics
5 12 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
6 11 (22.00%) Cisco
6 11 (22.00%) ITIL
6 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (22.00%) Finance
6 11 (22.00%) Information Security
6 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) SIEM
7 10 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
7 10 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (20.00%) Windows
7 10 (20.00%) Intel Security
7 10 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
8 9 (18.00%) CISSP
9 8 (16.00%) SQL
9 8 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (16.00%) PCI DSS
10 7 (14.00%) MS Project
10 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
10 7 (14.00%) GCIA
10 7 (14.00%) GCIH

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Project
2 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (12.00%) HTTP
3 4 (8.00%) SSH
3 4 (8.00%) SSL
3 4 (8.00%) VPN
4 3 (6.00%) Network Security
4 3 (6.00%) VoIP
5 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) Internet
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.00%) Intranet
6 1 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) JUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Law
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Research Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Research Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.00%) Digital Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) Java EE
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 3 (6.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) Velocity
3 1 (2.00%) WCF
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.00%) PKI
4 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) AIX
3 4 (8.00%) Solaris
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.00%) CentOS
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Security Operations
2 13 (26.00%) Analytics
3 12 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (22.00%) Information Security
4 11 (22.00%) ITIL
4 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
5 10 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (20.00%) SIEM
5 10 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
8 4 (8.00%) ITSM
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.00%) Security Management
8 4 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (8.00%) Python
3 3 (6.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 2 (4.00%) R
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Degree
2 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (18.00%) CISSP
5 7 (14.00%) GCIA
5 7 (14.00%) GCIH
6 4 (8.00%) Postgraduate
7 3 (6.00%) CCNP
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.00%) MCSE
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.00%) CCDP
8 2 (4.00%) CCSP
8 2 (4.00%) CISM
9 1 (2.00%) CAPM
9 1 (2.00%) CCA
9 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.00%) PMP
9 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.00%) COBIT
2 4 (8.00%) COSO
2 4 (8.00%) SAS 70
3 2 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco
3 10 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 6 (12.00%) NetWitness
5 4 (8.00%) Remedy
6 3 (6.00%) Apple
6 3 (6.00%) Pega
6 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
6 3 (6.00%) VMware
7 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.00%) Qualys
7 2 (4.00%) SAP
8 1 (2.00%) Arqiva
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) ForgeRock
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) Xamarin