The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.56% 0.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +44.73%
Continuous Improvement
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 138 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 86.54% 87.34% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 103 118
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £50.78 £45.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +278.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Continuous Improvement
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Metrics
1 4 (80.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) COBIT
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SLA

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Information Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow