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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank - 40 39
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.17% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.37% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £280 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.70%
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 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +44.73%
Continuous Improvement
Hampshire

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
170 291 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 72.34% 85.34% 82.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 215 210
Median daily rate £388 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 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
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 8 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Research Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Research Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate