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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 57 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.37% 2.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 2.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£260 £418 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.25 £20.01
% change year-on-year
-21.98% +76.20%
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
424 323 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 78.96% 75.12% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 230 48
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £34.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.83% +82.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
3 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (18.75%) HP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) Report Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Incident Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
1 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) DBA
2 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
2 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Release Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
3 5 (31.25%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
5 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 4 (25.00%) QA
3 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint