The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 50 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 12 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.75% 2.52% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 3.35% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
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£463 £323 £482
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.41% -33.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £314 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £451 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.88 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+21.85% +8.91%
Continuous Improvement
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 507 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 77.66% 75.22% 76.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 344 294
Average daily rate £400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 20
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £63.75 £40.00
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 Wiltshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire 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
Swindon -7 7 £450 +39.53% 8
Corsham - 2 £525 -
Salisbury - 1 £350 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Coaching
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) Replication
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
6 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Toad
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Process Owner
3 2 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) E-Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (13.64%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
6 2 (9.09%) Process Management
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (4.55%) APMP
4 1 (4.55%) OCP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Basel II
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
2 1 (4.55%) COREP
2 1 (4.55%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) NetApp