The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 92 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.77% 0.86% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.19% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £259 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £456 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £17.33 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.91% -17.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1515 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.70% 72.14% 70.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 831 989
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 55
Average hourly rate £15.39 £38.50 £17.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.03% +118.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Continuous Improvement
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +5 14 £325 -13.33% 10
South Yorkshire -1 2 £160 -55.55% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £355 -
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England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (35.48%) Change Management
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) SLA
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Finance
5 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Web Design
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
6 3 (9.68%) Adobe
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) JSP
6 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
6 3 (9.68%) HTML
6 3 (9.68%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Spring
6 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (9.68%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Lawson
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) 3G
1 2 (6.45%) 2G
1 2 (6.45%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Change Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Procurement Officer
7 1 (3.23%) PMO Manager
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
1 4 (12.90%) CSS3
2 3 (9.68%) JSP
2 3 (9.68%) Spring
2 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
2 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 3 (9.68%) MooTools
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) XHTML
3 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.23%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Change Management
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.90%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) Web Design
4 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
5 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CCA
1 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe
1 3 (9.68%) hybris
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
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