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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 86 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 54 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.83% 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.01% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £156 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £383 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £18.88 £16.33
% change year-on-year
+33.77% +15.56%
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
2357 1782 1561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.71% 75.86% 73.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1671 1114 851
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 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 53 63
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -60.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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 28 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 44 £395 +21.53% 26
North Yorkshire -2 5 £425 -
South Yorkshire -9 2 £170 +6.25%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 58 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) Java
3 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
4 29 (26.85%) Web Design
5 28 (25.93%) CSS
6 27 (25.00%) CSS3
7 25 (23.15%) SQL
7 25 (23.15%) HTML
8 22 (20.37%) MS Excel
8 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
8 22 (20.37%) HTML5
9 21 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (19.44%) QA
9 21 (19.44%) TDD
9 21 (19.44%) VMware
9 21 (19.44%) Project Management
10 20 (18.52%) Ruby
10 20 (18.52%) Mentoring
11 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (17.59%) Git (software)
12 18 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 18 (16.67%) Finance
12 18 (16.67%) Pair Programming
13 17 (15.74%) Scrum
13 17 (15.74%) IntelliJ
13 17 (15.74%) Sass
13 17 (15.74%) Capybara
13 17 (15.74%) Sinatra
13 17 (15.74%) TeamCity
13 17 (15.74%) Cucumber

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (15.74%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (9.26%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.63%) IIS
4 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) Apache
5 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.85%) CICS
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.85%) Lync
6 2 (1.85%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.93%) Node.js
7 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.19%) Photoshop
2 11 (10.19%) MS Office
3 4 (3.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) DMZ
2 3 (2.78%) LAN
2 3 (2.78%) WAN
3 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.93%) LDAP
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) 3G
4 1 (0.93%) MPLS
4 1 (0.93%) DSL
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) 2G
4 1 (0.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.85%) Adabas
4 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (17.59%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.74%) Cucumber
2 17 (15.74%) Capybara
2 17 (15.74%) TeamCity
2 17 (15.74%) IntelliJ
3 5 (4.63%) JIRA
4 3 (2.78%) JUnit
5 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.78%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Publishing
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (34.26%) Developer
2 20 (18.52%) Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
4 11 (10.19%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.26%) UI Developer
5 10 (9.26%) UI Programmer
5 10 (9.26%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (6.48%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Information Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) MI Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.70%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (3.70%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.93%) CSS
2 27 (25.00%) CSS3
3 25 (23.15%) HTML
4 22 (20.37%) HTML5
5 17 (15.74%) Sinatra
5 17 (15.74%) Sass
6 14 (12.96%) jQuery
6 14 (12.96%) Spring
7 10 (9.26%) JSP
7 10 (9.26%) MooTools
7 10 (9.26%) Spring MVC
8 7 (6.48%) Velocity
9 6 (5.56%) XML
10 5 (4.63%) COM
11 4 (3.70%) .NET
12 3 (2.78%) Web Services
12 3 (2.78%) Hibernate
12 3 (2.78%) .NET Framework
12 3 (2.78%) Java EE
12 3 (2.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.41%) NHS
4 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.85%) Statistics
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) W3C
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) FMCG
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) CentOS
2 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.85%) Web Design
3 21 (19.44%) TDD
3 21 (19.44%) Project Management
4 20 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 18 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 17 (15.74%) Scrum
7 17 (15.74%) Open Source
7 17 (15.74%) Business Analysis
8 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 16 (14.81%) User Stories
9 15 (13.89%) Coaching
10 14 (12.96%) MVC
11 12 (11.11%) Integration Testing
12 11 (10.19%) Configuration Management
12 11 (10.19%) Service Management
13 10 (9.26%) Build Automation
14 9 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.04%) Java
2 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
3 25 (23.15%) SQL
4 20 (18.52%) Ruby
5 5 (4.63%) Python
6 3 (2.78%) Perl
6 3 (2.78%) C#
6 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.85%) Scala
7 2 (1.85%) Groovy
7 2 (1.85%) C
7 2 (1.85%) JCL
7 2 (1.85%) COBOL
8 1 (0.93%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.93%) ABAP
8 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.85%) APMP
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.78%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (15.74%) Graylog
2 3 (2.78%) SCCM
3 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) VMware
3 17 (15.74%) Akamai
3 17 (15.74%) New Relic
4 10 (9.26%) hybris
4 10 (9.26%) Adobe
5 5 (4.63%) SAP
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle
6 4 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) NetApp
7 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.93%) Splunk
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