The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 71 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 2.32% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 3.16% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.63% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £11.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+104.54% -33.33%
Continuous Improvement
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 824 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.91% 73.51% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 432 390
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £48.70 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Wigan - 1 - -
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
4 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) Change Management
5 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (13.89%) MS Office
7 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Coaching
7 4 (11.11%) Banking
7 4 (11.11%) Retail
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.33%) QA
8 3 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) COBIT
8 3 (8.33%) iPad
8 3 (8.33%) Windows
8 3 (8.33%) Siebel
8 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
8 3 (8.33%) VPN
8 3 (8.33%) SLA
8 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 3 (8.33%) Citrix
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
8 3 (8.33%) Service Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
3 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Local Government
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Desktop Team Leader
3 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.56%) MI Developer
4 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) PMO Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
4 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) iPad
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 7 (19.44%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Coaching
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.33%) Release Management
5 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Benchmarking
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.56%) Line Management
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
1 3 (8.33%) COBIT
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Siebel
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Avaya
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) IronPort
3 2 (5.56%) Capita
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
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