The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 86 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 58 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.02% 0.62% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 0.85% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 13
Average daily rate
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£405 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £159 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.38 £30.63
% change year-on-year
+9.95% -13.87%
Continuous Improvement
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2281 1883 1525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.48% 73.35% 72.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1210 797
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 38 55
Average hourly rate £17.69 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £11.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £110.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
West Yorkshire +29 51 £415 +27.69% 13
South Yorkshire -4 6 £273 +73.01% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) Java
3 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
4 22 (25.58%) CSS
5 21 (24.42%) Web Design
5 21 (24.42%) CSS3
6 20 (23.26%) HTML
7 19 (22.09%) HTML5
8 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
9 16 (18.60%) QA
9 16 (18.60%) Scrum
10 15 (17.44%) SQL
10 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
10 15 (17.44%) Ruby
10 15 (17.44%) User Stories
10 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (16.28%) Mentoring
11 14 (16.28%) Sass
11 14 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (15.12%) Coaching
12 13 (15.12%) TDD
12 13 (15.12%) Pair Programming
13 12 (13.95%) VMware
13 12 (13.95%) Finance
13 12 (13.95%) MVC
13 12 (13.95%) IntelliJ
13 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.95%) Cloud Foundry
13 12 (13.95%) New Relic

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (13.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (6.98%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) uiautomator
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.63%) MS Office
3 7 (8.14%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.33%) MS Project
6 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) LDAP
1 1 (1.16%) LAN
1 1 (1.16%) PBX
1 1 (1.16%) WAN
1 1 (1.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.16%) QlikView
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.95%) Cucumber
2 12 (13.95%) TeamCity
2 12 (13.95%) IntelliJ
2 12 (13.95%) Capybara
3 3 (3.49%) Subversion
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.33%) Hudson
4 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.33%) Calabash
4 2 (2.33%) eggPlant
4 2 (2.33%) Appium
5 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Games
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Developer
2 21 (24.42%) Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Ruby Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (6.98%) UI Programmer
6 6 (6.98%) UI Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Business Manager
7 5 (5.81%) MI Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Project Administrator
9 3 (3.49%) Administrator
9 3 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Change Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) CSS
2 21 (24.42%) CSS3
3 20 (23.26%) HTML
4 19 (22.09%) HTML5
5 14 (16.28%) Sass
6 12 (13.95%) Sinatra
7 11 (12.79%) jQuery
8 7 (8.14%) Velocity
9 6 (6.98%) Spring MVC
9 6 (6.98%) Spring
9 6 (6.98%) JSP
9 6 (6.98%) MooTools
10 5 (5.81%) .NET
10 5 (5.81%) COM
11 4 (4.65%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.65%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.65%) Ninject
11 4 (4.65%) Backbone.js
11 4 (4.65%) Mustache
11 4 (4.65%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.79%) Open Source
3 10 (11.63%) NHS
3 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Statistics
5 2 (2.33%) Online Games
5 2 (2.33%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.16%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.16%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.16%) FMCG
6 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.16%) CMDB
6 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Android
2 1 (1.16%) CentOS
2 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.16%) UNIX
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.42%) Web Design
3 16 (18.60%) Scrum
4 15 (17.44%) User Stories
5 14 (16.28%) Mentoring
5 14 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.12%) Coaching
6 13 (15.12%) TDD
6 13 (15.12%) Pair Programming
7 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
7 12 (13.95%) MVC
8 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.47%) Project Management
9 9 (10.47%) ITSM
10 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.30%) Service Management
10 8 (9.30%) Change Management
11 7 (8.14%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) Java
2 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.44%) SQL
3 15 (17.44%) Ruby
4 4 (4.65%) C#
5 3 (3.49%) C
6 2 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) R
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.16%) ABAP
7 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.16%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) CHFI
4 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Graylog
2 1 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
1 12 (13.95%) VMware
1 12 (13.95%) Akamai
1 12 (13.95%) New Relic
2 6 (6.98%) hybris
2 6 (6.98%) Adobe
3 2 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) Cognos
4 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.16%) HP
4 1 (1.16%) BMC
4 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.16%) Splunk
4 1 (1.16%) Tableau
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North Yorkshire County Council
Posted: 9 hours ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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University of Leeds
Rate: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago