The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Wales / South Wales
Rank 35 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.44% 1.21% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 1.36% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £413 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -31.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
456 513 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 82.61% 88.75% 74.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 369 240
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +200.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +27 19 £400 - 3
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 6 (26.09%) Use Case
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) UML
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 4 (17.39%) SAP Certification
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 4 (17.39%) People Management
3 4 (17.39%) Service Design
4 3 (13.04%) Contract Management
4 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) QA
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) NHS

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) JCAPS
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP MRS
2 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) GIS
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) JBehave
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Applications Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Product Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Management Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Manager
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Architect
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Product Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) Grails
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Dropwizard
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) CCTV
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Use Case
2 5 (21.74%) UML
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) People Management
3 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Service Design
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Contract Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Groovy
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) SAP Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) HL7
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Fiorano
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) InterSystems
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