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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 53 66 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 25 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.09% 1.15% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.45% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 2
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £367 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £530 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.96 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £19.01 £21.38
% change year-on-year
+38.12% -11.08%
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
684 551 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.44% 79.51% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 425 379
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £459 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
West Wales - 15 £475 - 1
South Wales +2 4 £463 +17.46% 4
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) Scrum
3 21 (58.33%) Windows
3 21 (58.33%) CSS
3 21 (58.33%) Selenium
3 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 21 (58.33%) Cucumber
4 20 (55.56%) QA
4 20 (55.56%) JSON
4 20 (55.56%) XML
4 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 20 (55.56%) JUnit
5 19 (52.78%) WebLogic
5 19 (52.78%) Linux
5 19 (52.78%) HTML
5 19 (52.78%) Unix
5 19 (52.78%) JBehave
5 19 (52.78%) Mentoring
5 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
6 18 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (50.00%) Dropwizard
6 18 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 13 (36.11%) Software Delivery
8 7 (19.44%) Marketing
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
10 4 (11.11%) People Management
10 4 (11.11%) User Experience
10 4 (11.11%) Service Design
11 3 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements

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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (52.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Cucumber
1 21 (58.33%) Selenium
2 20 (55.56%) JUnit
3 19 (52.78%) JBehave
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
General
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
1 22 (61.11%) Java Developer
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Digital Product Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Coach
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum Master
6 1 (2.78%) Communications Officer
6 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (2.78%) Head of Operations
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) CSS
2 20 (55.56%) JSON
2 20 (55.56%) XML
3 19 (52.78%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) Dropwizard
5 2 (5.56%) Velocity
6 1 (2.78%) Grails
6 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) Scrum
3 19 (52.78%) Mentoring
4 18 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 13 (36.11%) Software Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) People Management
6 4 (11.11%) Service Design
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.56%) BDD
8 2 (5.56%) Coaching
8 2 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security Management
8 2 (5.56%) ISMS
8 2 (5.56%) Security Management
8 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Groovy
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) SAP
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