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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 59 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 32 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.37% 1.58% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.10% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £52.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.35 £27.83 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+9.06% -2.35%
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
1012 1096 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.91% 75.22% 72.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 622 462
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 51
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 May 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 May 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 +15 10 £275 -5.17%
Staines +10 7 - -
Chertsey - 3 - -
Reigate +5 2 £300 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £400 - 1
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (35.29%) ITIL
3 17 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
5 12 (23.53%) Finance
6 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
7 10 (19.61%) Firewall
7 10 (19.61%) Incident Management
8 9 (17.65%) XML
9 8 (15.69%) Cisco
9 8 (15.69%) Service Management
9 8 (15.69%) MPLS
9 8 (15.69%) OSPF
9 8 (15.69%) BGP
9 8 (15.69%) Back Office
9 8 (15.69%) F5
10 7 (13.73%) HSRP
10 7 (13.73%) HNC
10 7 (13.73%) HND
11 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
11 6 (11.76%) Change Management
12 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
12 5 (9.80%) Degree
12 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.80%) BPMN
13 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
13 4 (7.84%) QA
13 4 (7.84%) Project Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.88%) Lync
1 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Project
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) MPLS
2 8 (15.69%) OSPF
2 8 (15.69%) BGP
3 7 (13.73%) HSRP
4 3 (5.88%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) Wireless
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) VoltDB
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) OLAP
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
1 2 (3.92%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (3.92%) Trac
1 2 (3.92%) CaliberRM
1 2 (3.92%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.92%) RequisitePro
1 2 (3.92%) Subversion
General
1 17 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 12 (23.53%) Finance
3 8 (15.69%) Back Office
4 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) IP Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Back Office Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Business Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Change Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Service Implementation Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Head of Service Management
7 2 (3.92%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) XSD
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) JSTL
3 1 (1.96%) Java SE
3 1 (1.96%) Java EE
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.96%) Ajax
3 1 (1.96%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) JSP
3 1 (1.96%) Servlets
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) DOM
3 1 (1.96%) JAXB
3 1 (1.96%) SAX
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (1.96%) jQuery
3 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Incident Management
3 8 (15.69%) Service Management
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
5 5 (9.80%) BPMN
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Six Sigma
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.88%) Business Development
7 3 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Document Management
7 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.88%) QMS
7 3 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) HNC
3 7 (13.73%) HND
4 5 (9.80%) Degree
5 3 (5.88%) CCNP
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.92%) ISEB
6 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.96%) CISSP
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.96%) CISA
7 1 (1.96%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.88%) WSUS
1 3 (5.88%) SCOM
1 3 (5.88%) SCVMM
1 3 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco
1 8 (15.69%) F5
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Ericsson
3 4 (7.84%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) NCR
4 3 (5.88%) Veritas
4 3 (5.88%) Sophos
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle