The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 24 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.29% 2.47% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 3.48% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £275 £387 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% -14.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £387 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £29.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.58% -3.33%
Continuous Improvement
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 115 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 87.10% 70.99% 86.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 66 118
Median daily rate £400 £387 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £484 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 5 (62.50%) Learning Management System
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Learning Management System
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy