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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 86 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 36 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.64% 0.77% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.04% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £304 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £555 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -13.63%
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
1735 1532 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.08% 74.15% 73.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 906 796
Average daily rate £375 £365 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 77 75
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +5 9 £430 -28.33% 3
Winchester -16 4 £325 -11.03% 2
Southampton -3 3 £280 -32.53% 1
Andover - 3 £550 -
Aldershot 0 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £295 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (28.13%) ITIL
2 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) Management Information System
4 13 (20.31%) Information Security
5 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (17.19%) Degree
6 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
6 11 (17.19%) Change Management
7 10 (15.63%) Service Management
7 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
7 10 (15.63%) Perl
7 10 (15.63%) HTML
8 9 (14.06%) Windows
8 9 (14.06%) Finance
8 9 (14.06%) Tivoli
8 9 (14.06%) Shell Script
8 9 (14.06%) Project Management
9 8 (12.50%) Scrum
9 8 (12.50%) Internet
9 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
11 6 (9.38%) Line Management
11 6 (9.38%) VMware
11 6 (9.38%) Linux
11 6 (9.38%) PHP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.25%) WordPress
1 4 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (6.25%) CMS
1 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
3 4 (6.25%) MS Project
4 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Internet
2 6 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (6.25%) HTTP
3 4 (6.25%) SSL
4 3 (4.69%) SSH
4 3 (4.69%) VPN
4 3 (4.69%) SMS
4 3 (4.69%) Wireless
5 2 (3.13%) Network Security
5 2 (3.13%) WAN
5 2 (3.13%) LAN
5 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) SAN
5 2 (3.13%) Intranet
6 1 (1.56%) SNMP
6 1 (1.56%) LDAP
6 1 (1.56%) NAS
6 1 (1.56%) MRTG
6 1 (1.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) QlikView
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (14.06%) Analyst
2 5 (7.81%) Developer
3 4 (6.25%) Architect
3 4 (6.25%) Consultant
3 4 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Incident Analyst
4 3 (4.69%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (3.13%) Service Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Service Design Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) WebCenter Consultant
5 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) HTML
2 6 (9.38%) XML
3 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) JSON
4 4 (6.25%) JSF
4 4 (6.25%) HTML5
4 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 3 (4.69%) Middleware
6 2 (3.13%) WebCenter
7 1 (1.56%) REST
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.56%) Ajax
7 1 (1.56%) jQuery
7 1 (1.56%) SAML
7 1 (1.56%) CSS
7 1 (1.56%) JSP
7 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.38%) Social Media
3 6 (9.38%) PKI
4 4 (6.25%) Statistics
5 3 (4.69%) Replication
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (3.13%) NHS
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) AIX
4 4 (6.25%) Solaris
5 3 (4.69%) UNIX
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Information Security
3 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.19%) Change Management
4 10 (15.63%) Service Management
5 9 (14.06%) Project Management
6 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.50%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.38%) Web Development
8 6 (9.38%) Line Management
9 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.81%) Time Management
9 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.81%) Validation
9 5 (7.81%) Content Management
10 4 (6.25%) PRINCE
10 4 (6.25%) Kanban
10 4 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.63%) Perl
3 9 (14.06%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 5 (7.81%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.19%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) CISSP
4 3 (4.69%) PMP
4 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.69%) GCIA
4 3 (4.69%) GCIH
5 2 (3.13%) CAPM
6 1 (1.56%) HND
6 1 (1.56%) CCNA
6 1 (1.56%) APMP
6 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.69%) COSO
3 3 (4.69%) COBIT
4 2 (3.13%) QA
5 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (3.13%) Netcool
3 2 (3.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (1.56%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) VMware
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
4 4 (6.25%) IBM
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.25%) HP
4 4 (6.25%) Google
4 4 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.25%) Facebook
4 4 (6.25%) Twitter
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle
5 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
5 3 (4.69%) McAfee
6 2 (3.13%) FatWire
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
6 2 (3.13%) Pega
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
7 1 (1.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.56%) Ariba