The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 81 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 42 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.93% 0.77% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.96% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 9
Average daily rate
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£385 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £220 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £395 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.88 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+21.85% +8.91%
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1791 1353 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.42% 79.87% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1307 878 615
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 24 40
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds 0 35 £375 +15.38% 24
Bradford -4 2 £300 -17.80% 1
Halifax - 1 £473 -
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 51 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.76%) Java
3 29 (31.87%) JavaScript
4 28 (30.77%) Web Design
5 27 (29.67%) CSS
6 26 (28.57%) CSS3
7 24 (26.37%) SQL
7 24 (26.37%) HTML
8 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 21 (23.08%) VMware
8 21 (23.08%) TDD
8 21 (23.08%) HTML5
8 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (21.98%) Ruby
10 19 (20.88%) QA
10 19 (20.88%) Git (software)
10 19 (20.88%) Mentoring
11 18 (19.78%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (19.78%) Pair Programming
11 18 (19.78%) MS Excel
12 17 (18.68%) IntelliJ
12 17 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (18.68%) TeamCity
12 17 (18.68%) Open Source
12 17 (18.68%) Cucumber
12 17 (18.68%) Akamai
12 17 (18.68%) Sinatra
12 17 (18.68%) Sass
12 17 (18.68%) Capybara
12 17 (18.68%) Cloud Foundry

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 17 (18.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (9.89%) Apache Solr
3 5 (5.49%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) Apache
4 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.20%) CICS
5 2 (2.20%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.20%) Confluence
5 2 (2.20%) Lync
6 1 (1.10%) Node.js
6 1 (1.10%) SAS
6 1 (1.10%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.99%) Photoshop
3 7 (7.69%) MS Office
4 3 (3.30%) MS Project
5 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) DMZ
2 2 (2.20%) LAN
2 2 (2.20%) WAN
2 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.10%) LDAP
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) 3G
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) 2G
3 1 (1.10%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) Adabas
4 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (20.88%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.68%) Cucumber
2 17 (18.68%) Capybara
2 17 (18.68%) TeamCity
2 17 (18.68%) IntelliJ
3 4 (4.40%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) JUnit
5 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Publishing
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (18.68%) Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) UI Developer
4 9 (9.89%) UI Programmer
5 8 (8.79%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Information Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) MI Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.40%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.30%) Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) CSS
2 26 (28.57%) CSS3
3 24 (26.37%) HTML
4 21 (23.08%) HTML5
5 17 (18.68%) Sinatra
5 17 (18.68%) Sass
6 13 (14.29%) jQuery
6 13 (14.29%) Spring
7 9 (9.89%) JSP
7 9 (9.89%) MooTools
7 9 (9.89%) Spring MVC
8 6 (6.59%) XML
8 6 (6.59%) Velocity
9 5 (5.49%) COM
10 4 (4.40%) .NET
11 3 (3.30%) Web Services
11 3 (3.30%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.30%) Java EE
11 3 (3.30%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.79%) NHS
4 2 (2.20%) Statistics
4 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.10%) FMCG
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.10%) W3C
5 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.10%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.77%) Web Design
3 21 (23.08%) TDD
4 19 (20.88%) Mentoring
5 18 (19.78%) Pair Programming
5 18 (19.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.68%) Open Source
7 15 (16.48%) User Stories
7 15 (16.48%) Scrum
7 15 (16.48%) Project Management
8 14 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 13 (14.29%) Coaching
10 12 (13.19%) MVC
11 11 (12.09%) PRINCE2
11 11 (12.09%) Integration Testing
12 10 (10.99%) Service Management
13 9 (9.89%) Change Management
13 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
13 9 (9.89%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.76%) Java
2 29 (31.87%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.37%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) Ruby
5 5 (5.49%) Python
6 3 (3.30%) Perl
6 3 (3.30%) C#
6 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) Scala
7 2 (2.20%) Groovy
7 2 (2.20%) C
7 2 (2.20%) JCL
7 2 (2.20%) COBOL
8 1 (1.10%) NATURAL
8 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.10%) ABAP
8 1 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.20%) ISEB
3 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.10%) MCITP
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) MCSE
4 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.88%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) Graylog
2 3 (3.30%) SCCM
3 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 21 (23.08%) VMware
2 17 (18.68%) Akamai
2 17 (18.68%) New Relic
3 9 (9.89%) hybris
3 9 (9.89%) Adobe
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) NetApp
6 1 (1.10%) Splunk
6 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
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