The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 55 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 29 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.04% 2.04% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 2.36% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 7
Median daily rate £350 £258 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.92% -35.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £419 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -31.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
650 594 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.53% 86.72% 74.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 391 192
Median daily rate £390 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.84 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.95% -36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.14 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 29 £350 +35.92% 7
Continuous Improvement
North East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) Scrum
3 31 (36.05%) ITIL
4 30 (34.88%) Open Source
4 30 (34.88%) User Stories
5 26 (30.23%) IaaS
5 26 (30.23%) SaaS
5 26 (30.23%) PaaS
5 26 (30.23%) Java
6 25 (29.07%) Change Management
6 25 (29.07%) Scala
7 24 (27.91%) RESTful
7 24 (27.91%) Software Engineering
7 24 (27.91%) Data Management
8 22 (25.58%) JIRA
8 22 (25.58%) QA
8 22 (25.58%) Selenium
9 21 (24.42%) Test Automation
9 21 (24.42%) Kanban
9 21 (24.42%) Groovy
9 21 (24.42%) Gherkin
9 21 (24.42%) Windows
9 21 (24.42%) API Testing
10 20 (23.26%) DevOps
11 19 (22.09%) Confluence
11 19 (22.09%) Automated Testing
11 19 (22.09%) Linux
11 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
12 17 (19.77%) PRINCE2
12 17 (19.77%) Problem Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (22.09%) Confluence
2 9 (10.47%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.49%) GeoServer
5 2 (2.33%) IIS
5 2 (2.33%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.33%) Tuxedo
5 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.16%) Documentum
6 1 (1.16%) JBoss
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.16%) PowerExchange
6 1 (1.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.23%) IaaS
1 26 (30.23%) PaaS
1 26 (30.23%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) LDAP
3 2 (2.33%) DHCP
3 2 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.65%) DB2
4 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.49%) GIS
5 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.16%) HBase
7 1 (1.16%) Ingres
7 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) JIRA
1 22 (25.58%) Selenium
2 15 (17.44%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.28%) SoapUI
4 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.14%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.65%) JUnit
5 4 (4.65%) Subversion
6 1 (1.16%) CA Gen
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Back Office
2 1 (1.16%) Billing
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Tester
2 14 (16.28%) Automation Tester
3 13 (15.12%) DBA
4 11 (12.79%) Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (11.63%) Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Java Automation Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (5.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.81%) Operational Support Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Operations Support Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) RESTful
2 21 (24.42%) Gherkin
3 15 (17.44%) Web Services
4 7 (8.14%) CSS
5 6 (6.98%) HTML
6 5 (5.81%) HTML5
6 5 (5.81%) JSON
6 5 (5.81%) REST
7 4 (4.65%) .NET
7 4 (4.65%) Ajax
7 4 (4.65%) CSS3
7 4 (4.65%) Django
7 4 (4.65%) Guice
7 4 (4.65%) Play Framework
7 4 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (4.65%) Spring
8 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.49%) Java EE
8 3 (3.49%) Node.js
8 3 (3.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.47%) Tandem
2 9 (10.47%) User Experience
3 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) CMDB
5 2 (2.33%) Clustering
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.42%) Windows
2 19 (22.09%) Linux
3 14 (16.28%) Unix
4 12 (13.95%) AIX
5 10 (11.63%) Windows XP
6 9 (10.47%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.33%) MVS
8 2 (2.33%) VME
8 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.16%) HPUX
9 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) Scrum
3 31 (36.05%) ITIL
4 30 (34.88%) Open Source
4 30 (34.88%) User Stories
5 25 (29.07%) Change Management
6 24 (27.91%) Data Management
6 24 (27.91%) Software Engineering
7 21 (24.42%) API Testing
7 21 (24.42%) Kanban
7 21 (24.42%) Test Automation
8 20 (23.26%) DevOps
9 19 (22.09%) Automated Testing
10 17 (19.77%) PRINCE2
10 17 (19.77%) Problem Management
11 16 (18.60%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 14 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (16.28%) Performance Testing
12 14 (16.28%) Security Testing
12 14 (16.28%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) Java
2 25 (29.07%) Scala
3 21 (24.42%) Groovy
4 8 (9.30%) SQL
5 7 (8.14%) C#
5 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) Python
6 4 (4.65%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) COBOL
7 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.16%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) CCNA
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CCA
5 1 (1.16%) CCAB
5 1 (1.16%) CISM
5 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.16%) MCSE
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.58%) QA
2 11 (12.79%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.16%) COBIT
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.60%) Atlassian
3 14 (16.28%) Oracle
4 4 (4.65%) Google
5 3 (3.49%) Remedy
5 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.49%) VMware
6 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.16%) CA
7 1 (1.16%) Capita
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco
7 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.16%) HP
7 1 (1.16%) Informatica
7 1 (1.16%) Pega
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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