The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 50 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.92% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 0.57% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%
Continuous Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 703 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 82.40% 81.46% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 515 424
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -26.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.50 £40.00 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
South Wales - 8 £375 - 5
West Wales 0 3 £338 -20.58% 5
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 11 (37.93%) Service Design
2 10 (34.48%) User Experience
3 9 (31.03%) Marketing
3 9 (31.03%) People Management
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) ISEB
7 3 (10.34%) GIS
7 3 (10.34%) Finance
7 3 (10.34%) C++
7 3 (10.34%) Windows
7 3 (10.34%) UML
7 3 (10.34%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Human Factors
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.90%) WinForms
8 2 (6.90%) ISMS
8 2 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) GIS
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA Agile
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (31.03%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Product Manager
2 9 (31.03%) Digital Product Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Product Owner
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Digital Product Owner
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Coach
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Scrum Master
7 2 (6.90%) CRM Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum Master
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Development Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) Velocity
1 2 (6.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CCTV
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Service Design
2 9 (31.03%) People Management
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Human Factors
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.34%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) BDD
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) ISMS
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Project Governance
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C++
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CLAS
3 1 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
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