The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 32 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.41% - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £11.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+104.54% -33.33%
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 197 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 67.77% 73.23% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 98 94
Average daily rate £360 £330 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £446 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 15
Average hourly rate £26.90 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £20.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.47 £42.30 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Warwick - 4 £450 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) HND
5 3 (21.43%) HPUX
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Communications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
1 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
1 1 (7.14%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) HPUX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 2 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle