The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 45 60 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.44% 0.18% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 0.22% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £170 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 458 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.59% 82.08% 74.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 347 168
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.45 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.26% +6.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sheffield - 12 £413 - 4
Doncaster - 1 £388 - 1
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) QlikView
3 4 (20.00%) Spend Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.00%) Velocity
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA
5 2 (10.00%) Business Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (10.00%) Trend Micro

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Coach
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Head of E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Procurement Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Director
4 1 (5.00%) Service Improvement Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Velocity
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Spend Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Business Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (10.00%) QRadar
1 2 (10.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (10.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (5.00%) SAP