The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 9 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 9.57% 1.68% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.68% 2.75% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.38 £30.35 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +15.07%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 109 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 75.53% 60.89% 63.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 66 62
Average daily rate £400 £398 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +5 10 £450 +20.00% 2
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 9 (45.00%) ITIL
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (45.00%) Service Management
1 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
1 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Information Management
3 7 (35.00%) Spring
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (35.00%) JUnit
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 4 (20.00%) Apache Camel
5 4 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (15.00%) Ajax
6 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.00%) SSL
6 3 (15.00%) IBM

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 4 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) LDAP
1 3 (15.00%) SSL
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (35.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 9 (45.00%) Team Leader
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) RESTful
3 3 (15.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
1 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
1 9 (45.00%) Service Management
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Information Management
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MBA
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) IBM