The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.74% 0.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£265 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.37% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.09% -1.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 65 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 83.48% 62.50% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 46
Average daily rate £413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £14.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Continuous Improvement
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) LLU
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LLU
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) OSS Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com