The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 88 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -20
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 28 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.07% 0.34% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.43% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 7
Median daily rate £330 £260 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -38.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £260 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £260 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.58 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
Continuous Improvement
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1192 466 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.10% 78.85% 73.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 312 199
Median daily rate £320 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 32 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -55.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £11.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £34.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 16 (41.03%) ITIL
3 16 (41.03%) HP
4 15 (38.46%) Finance
5 14 (35.90%) Migration
6 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (23.08%) Workflow
7 9 (23.08%) Unix
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 8 (20.51%) Release Management
8 8 (20.51%) General Ledger
8 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (20.51%) XML
8 8 (20.51%) VMware
9 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.95%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (23.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) ATM
2 1 (2.56%) BGP
2 1 (2.56%) GSM
2 1 (2.56%) IPv4
2 1 (2.56%) LTE
2 1 (2.56%) MegaStream
2 1 (2.56%) MPLS
2 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.56%) SDH
2 1 (2.56%) UMTS
2 1 (2.56%) VoLTE
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) General Ledger
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Developer
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) E-Business Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Release Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Service Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Coordinator
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Programme Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Unix
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Migration
3 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 9 (23.08%) Workflow
5 8 (20.51%) Release Management
6 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 6 (15.38%) Service Management
7 5 (12.82%) Benchmarking
7 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
7 5 (12.82%) Service Design
8 4 (10.26%) Change Management
8 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
8 4 (10.26%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (5.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.56%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) HP
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.26%) Siemens
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.56%) BT
7 1 (2.56%) Cadence
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco
7 1 (2.56%) Dynatrace
7 1 (2.56%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.56%) Huawei
7 1 (2.56%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.56%) Nokia
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Tellabs
7 1 (2.56%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.56%) Virgin Media