The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 67 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 32 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.36% 0.66% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 0.81% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £253 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £438 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £30.00 £20.01
% change year-on-year
-5.83% +49.96%
Continuous Improvement
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1132 985 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.42% 80.94% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 699 323
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £12.63 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) User Stories
4 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.08%) CSS
4 15 (23.08%) Web Design
4 15 (23.08%) Scrum
5 14 (21.54%) CSS3
6 13 (20.00%) Coaching
6 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (18.46%) HTML
7 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
7 12 (18.46%) jQuery
8 11 (16.92%) MVC
8 11 (16.92%) Service Management
8 11 (16.92%) HTML5
9 10 (15.38%) Change Management
9 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 9 (13.85%) Ruby
10 9 (13.85%) NHS
10 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
10 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
10 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
11 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (10.77%) Apache Solr
2 6 (9.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Node.js
3 1 (1.54%) Lync
3 1 (1.54%) uiautomator
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
3 5 (7.69%) MS Office
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) DMZ
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
2 1 (1.54%) LDAP
2 1 (1.54%) 3G
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) 2G
2 1 (1.54%) LTE
2 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) Capybara
2 6 (9.23%) TeamCity
2 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.23%) IntelliJ
3 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) Hudson
4 1 (1.54%) Appium
4 1 (1.54%) Calabash
4 1 (1.54%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) ScrumMaster
4 7 (10.77%) UI Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Ruby Developer
4 7 (10.77%) UI Programmer
5 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) MI Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Change Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Change Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Consultant
10 1 (1.54%) Tester
10 1 (1.54%) Programme Manager
10 1 (1.54%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) CSS
2 14 (21.54%) CSS3
3 12 (18.46%) HTML
3 12 (18.46%) jQuery
4 11 (16.92%) HTML5
5 8 (12.31%) Velocity
6 7 (10.77%) Spring
6 7 (10.77%) Spring MVC
6 7 (10.77%) JSP
6 7 (10.77%) MooTools
6 7 (10.77%) Sass
7 6 (9.23%) Sinatra
8 5 (7.69%) COM
9 4 (6.15%) Entity Framework
9 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (6.15%) NLog
9 4 (6.15%) Ninject
9 4 (6.15%) Backbone.js
9 4 (6.15%) Mustache
9 4 (6.15%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.85%) NHS
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Open Source
4 4 (6.15%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.54%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) CMDB
5 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.54%) Online Games
5 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) User Stories
3 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (23.08%) Web Design
3 15 (23.08%) Scrum
4 13 (20.00%) Coaching
5 11 (16.92%) MVC
5 11 (16.92%) Service Management
6 10 (15.38%) Change Management
6 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.31%) Project Management
9 7 (10.77%) ITSM
9 7 (10.77%) TDD
9 7 (10.77%) Pair Programming
9 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.77%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) Java
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.85%) Ruby
5 4 (6.15%) C#
6 2 (3.08%) C
6 2 (3.08%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) ABAP
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Graylog
2 1 (1.54%) Nagios
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) VMware
3 7 (10.77%) Adobe
3 7 (10.77%) hybris
4 6 (9.23%) New Relic
4 6 (9.23%) Akamai
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) BMC
5 1 (1.54%) NetApp
5 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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