The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.21% -8.33%
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 90.32% 80.82% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 24
Median daily rate £395 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Continuous Improvement
Top 3 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management