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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 46 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.50% 0.19% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.24% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £421 £170 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+147.79% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £170 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £170 £174
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
- +45.69%
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
400 410 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 74.91% 79.46% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 285 156
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.40 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.23% -13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £9.50 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
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 27 August 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 - 6 £421 - 5
Doncaster - 1 £388 -
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Trend Micro
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Business Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Velocity
4 2 (15.38%) QlikView
4 2 (15.38%) QRadar
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) RSA Archer
4 2 (15.38%) Spend Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement

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 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Head of E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Procurement Director
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Director
4 1 (7.69%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Improvement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Velocity
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Spend Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (15.38%) QRadar
1 2 (15.38%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
1 2 (15.38%) Trend Micro
2 1 (7.69%) SAP