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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 78 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.66% 1.33% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.64% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 14
Average daily rate £400 £293 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.75% -29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £270 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £359
% change year-on-year
- +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +80.00%
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
968 1162 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 80.33% 81.37% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 647 541
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 16 36
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 4 £375 +30.43% 9
Woking - 4 £450 -
Leatherhead -13 2 £500 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (35.00%) Mentoring
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) SAP
3 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Degree
3 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (22.50%) jQuery
4 9 (22.50%) TDD
4 9 (22.50%) Java
5 8 (20.00%) C
5 8 (20.00%) Business Development
6 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) SAP HCM
7 6 (15.00%) Linux
7 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.00%) ERP
7 6 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) MVC
7 6 (15.00%) Coaching
7 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.00%) SDLC
7 6 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (15.00%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (12.50%) Apache Camel
8 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 5 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (12.50%) OpenStack

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) SAP HCM
2 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.00%) SAP PS
3 1 (2.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (5.00%) GitHub
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Big Data
1 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (12.50%) OpenStack Swift
1 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) DB2
3 2 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) AccuRev
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Maven
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) VersionOne
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Office Manager
5 2 (5.00%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Programme Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Programme Office Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (2.50%) HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (25.00%) HTML
2 9 (22.50%) jQuery
3 5 (12.50%) Apache Camel
3 5 (12.50%) HTML5
3 5 (12.50%) Kafka
4 4 (10.00%) Java EE
4 4 (10.00%) Spring
5 3 (7.50%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) Ember.js
5 3 (7.50%) GWT
5 3 (7.50%) JSF
5 3 (7.50%) RESTful
5 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
5 3 (7.50%) Web Services
5 3 (7.50%) XML
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Statistics
3 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) TDD
4 8 (20.00%) Business Development
5 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Coaching
6 6 (15.00%) ERP
6 6 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 6 (15.00%) SDLC
6 6 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) C
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.00%) COBIT
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) BEA
4 1 (2.50%) Concur
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Rally
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) Zend