The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 20 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.10% 4.00% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 6.25% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £275 £174 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.05 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.50% -19.77%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 64 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 75.82% 64.00% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 91
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
Median hourly rate £34.44 £11.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.11% -19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £10.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £14.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Continuous Improvement
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Appium
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Appium
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA