The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 9 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 2.94% 6.90% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 9.09% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £27.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +45.69%
Continuous Improvement
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Poole
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 67.65% 75.86% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 15
Median daily rate £330 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Poole 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 Poole

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Poole

Continuous Improvement
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Poole region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Poole 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Database Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle