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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 68 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 37 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.22% 1.14% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.44% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 10
Median daily rate £450 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £332 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £19.96 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+31.51% -6.61%
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
1415 1533 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.88% 79.64% 76.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 884 707
Median daily rate £423 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 30
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 2 £375 +7.14% 1
Salford - 1 £600 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Scrum
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.33%) .NET
6 7 (11.67%) SQL
6 7 (11.67%) ETL
6 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) BDD
6 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (10.00%) Open Source
7 6 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 6 (10.00%) Coaching
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.00%) User Stories
7 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 6 (10.00%) TDD
7 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (10.00%) Oracle
7 6 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.00%) Change Management
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management

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 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Magnolia
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.33%) IaaS
3 2 (3.33%) PaaS
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.67%) GitHub
4 1 (1.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) LAN
1 3 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.67%) VLAN
2 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.00%) HDInsight
2 3 (5.00%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) Spark SQL
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 2 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
1 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.67%) Grunt
3 1 (1.67%) gulp
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Electronics
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Agile Coach
5 3 (5.00%) Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Scrum Master
5 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Data Manager
6 2 (3.33%) ETL Architect
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Operations Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (3.33%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) Velocity
3 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) Node.js
4 3 (5.00%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (3.33%) CSS3
5 2 (3.33%) HTML5
5 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.67%) jQuery
6 1 (1.67%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (1.67%) React
6 1 (1.67%) Sass
6 1 (1.67%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.00%) Life Science
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.00%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Scrum
3 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.67%) BDD
4 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
4 7 (11.67%) ETL
5 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.00%) Change Management
5 6 (10.00%) Coaching
5 6 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (10.00%) Open Source
5 6 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.00%) TDD
5 6 (10.00%) User Stories
6 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.67%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Java
3 5 (8.33%) PHP
4 4 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) CISM
2 1 (1.67%) CISSP
2 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO27002
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (6.67%) Citrix
3 4 (6.67%) Wyse
4 3 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) Assembla
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) VMware
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