The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 85 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 14 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.08% 2.25% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 2.92% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 15
Median daily rate £405 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £247 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -8.33%
Continuous Improvement
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1055 959 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.15% 76.97% 79.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 535 629
Median daily rate £425 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 30 54
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.17 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Staines -1 8 - - 2
Guildford -2 3 £400 +45.45% 6
Farnham - 1 £450 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 8 (28.57%) Finance
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Business Development
3 6 (21.43%) QA
3 6 (21.43%) C
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) MS Office
4 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
4 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
4 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
4 5 (17.86%) Big Data
4 5 (17.86%) Kafka
4 5 (17.86%) Apache Camel
4 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) OpenStack Swift
4 5 (17.86%) Threat Detection
5 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Spring

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
1 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
1 5 (17.86%) OpenStack Swift
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) CaliberRM
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (7.14%) RequisitePro
1 2 (7.14%) TestComplete
2 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Office Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Programme Office Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.14%) UAT Lead
5 2 (7.14%) UAT Test Lead
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Defect Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) Apache Camel
3 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 5 (17.86%) Kafka
4 3 (10.71%) Spring
4 3 (10.71%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) Akka
6 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) DAO
6 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) OAuth
6 1 (3.57%) OAuth2
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (21.43%) Business Development
2 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) SDLC
2 5 (17.86%) Threat Detection
3 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.71%) Benchmarking
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) ERP
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Test Management
4 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.71%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Coaching
5 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) COBIT
3 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.57%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Charles River
3 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.57%) SunGard