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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 58 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.38% 2.35% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 3.01% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Median daily rate £523 £419 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.77% +28.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £305 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -16.36%
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
498 499 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.26% 78.34% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 359 341
Median daily rate £420 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £21.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -44.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Swindon -4 5 £550 +31.34% 1
Corsham -1 3 £400 -23.80%
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
6 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) ITSM
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
7 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
7 2 (8.70%) CISSP
7 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Auditor
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Navision Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Auditor
6 1 (4.35%) Service Design Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) EDI
1 1 (4.35%) JFC
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.70%) ITSM
5 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.70%) ISO22301
2 2 (8.70%) ISO27002
2 2 (8.70%) ISO27005
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk