The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 42 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.39% 1.20% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.53% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£440 £405 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +125.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +114.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
303 261 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 83.93% 78.14% 62.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 191 116
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £32.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) QA