The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 56 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.70% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.84% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £450 £445 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £427 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 598 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.58% 84.23% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 323 368
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Retail
3 6 (42.86%) Automotive
3 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) Avaya
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Legal
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) CMS
6 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) B2C
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (21.43%) Business Development
6 3 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (21.43%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Redis
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Retail
3 6 (42.86%) Automotive
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) German Language
6 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Operations Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Supplier Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Finance Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Mortgage Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Online Banking
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) B2C
3 3 (21.43%) Business Development
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CEH
4 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) OSCP
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Avaya
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle