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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
North West / Manchester
Rank 74 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.36% 1.55% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.82% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 8
Median daily rate £363 £405 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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
1091 1535 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.46% 84.85% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 897 704
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Stockport +9 2 £375 -
Salford - 2 £600 - 2
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.92%) Scrum
4 11 (21.15%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) Project Management
6 8 (15.38%) ServiceNow
7 7 (13.46%) BDD
7 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
7 7 (13.46%) SQL
7 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.54%) ETL
8 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.54%) TDD
8 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Velocity
8 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
8 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 6 (11.54%) User Stories
8 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.62%) Open Source
9 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (9.62%) Oracle
9 5 (9.62%) .NET
9 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
10 4 (7.69%) Change Management
10 4 (7.69%) Internet
10 4 (7.69%) Java

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
1 3 (5.77%) IIS
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.85%) IaaS
3 2 (3.85%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) NFC
2 3 (5.77%) RFID
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.77%) HDInsight
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.77%) Spark SQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.77%) Electronics
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Analyst
1 10 (19.23%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Scrum Master
4 4 (7.69%) Agile Coach
4 4 (7.69%) Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Business Manager
5 2 (3.85%) ETL Architect
5 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Process Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Developer
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Data Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (1.92%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Velocity
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.92%) CSS3
5 1 (1.92%) HTML5
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) React
5 1 (1.92%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Internet of Things
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.92%) Life Science
3 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.92%) PKI
3 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.92%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
1 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
1 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Scrum
3 11 (21.15%) ITIL
4 9 (17.31%) Project Management
5 7 (13.46%) BDD
6 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) ETL
6 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 6 (11.54%) TDD
6 6 (11.54%) User Stories
7 5 (9.62%) Open Source
7 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.69%) Change Management
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (7.69%) High Availability
8 4 (7.69%) Kanban
8 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
1 7 (13.46%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) PHP
3 3 (5.77%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.92%) PHP 5
4 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) PMO
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
4 3 (5.77%) Snow
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Assembla
6 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.92%) Wyse
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