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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 56 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 32 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.29% 1.32% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 1.79% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 9
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£296 £413 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +28.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £246 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £500 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £15.97 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+89.41% -3.21%
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
1111 1006 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.53% 73.97% 73.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 519 433
Average daily rate £396 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £518 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 57
Average hourly rate £47.50 £26.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.69% -30.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.13 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +5 11 £283 -19.57% 1
Staines +7 5 - -
Reigate +10 2 £300 -40.00%
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
3 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (21.95%) Service Management
4 9 (21.95%) XML
4 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
5 8 (19.51%) Back Office
5 8 (19.51%) Finance
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco
5 8 (19.51%) Firewall
5 8 (19.51%) MPLS
5 8 (19.51%) OSPF
5 8 (19.51%) BGP
5 8 (19.51%) F5
6 7 (17.07%) HSRP
6 7 (17.07%) HNC
7 6 (14.63%) Change Management
8 5 (12.20%) Java
8 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
8 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
8 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.76%) REST
9 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.76%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.76%) Degree
9 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
9 4 (9.76%) JavaScript

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) JBoss
1 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Project
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Force.com
2 1 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
1 8 (19.51%) MPLS
1 8 (19.51%) OSPF
1 8 (19.51%) BGP
2 7 (17.07%) HSRP
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Trac
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.51%) Back Office
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) IP Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Back Office Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Change Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Head of Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Service Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Business Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) XML
2 4 (9.76%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) SOAP
3 3 (7.32%) JSON
3 3 (7.32%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (2.44%) Servlets
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) XSD
4 1 (2.44%) DOM
4 1 (2.44%) JAXB
4 1 (2.44%) SAX
4 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) JSTL
4 1 (2.44%) Java SE
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) PMI
5 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Service Management
2 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
3 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.88%) Test Management
7 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.88%) BPMN
7 2 (4.88%) Test Planning
7 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) HNC
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 4 (9.76%) HND
4 3 (7.32%) CCNP
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.88%) ISEB
6 1 (2.44%) CISA
6 1 (2.44%) CISM
6 1 (2.44%) CISSP
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.44%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) COBIT
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Cisco
1 8 (19.51%) F5
2 4 (9.76%) Ericsson
3 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.32%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft