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 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
South East / Middlesex
Rank 9 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 13 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.32% 3.09% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.62% 3.62% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 4
Median daily rate £376 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.16% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £201 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £453 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 138 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 81.75% 85.19% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 91 90
Median daily rate £375 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £46.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
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 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 25 February 2017.

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 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 11 (64.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
3 7 (41.18%) Demand Management
3 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Data Management
6 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) PMO
7 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) MS Project
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) Document Management
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
7 2 (11.76%) e-Learning
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 2 (11.76%) Learning Management System
8 1 (5.88%) REST
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3

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 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (11.76%) MS Office
4 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Service Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Master Data Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Process Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
1 1 (5.88%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) e-Learning
2 2 (11.76%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
1 7 (41.18%) Demand Management
1 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
2 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) AOP
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle