The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottingham region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 37 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.61% 1.64% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.44% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.87% +22.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 205 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 73.70% 67.43% 71.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 99 74
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Average hourly rate £13.38 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.36% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £19.39 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Improvement
Nottinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) DHTML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
3 4 (50.00%) Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) APMG
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) HNC
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) DHTML
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) APMG
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle