Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Continual Improvement
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - +34 -21
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 9.38% - 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Andover median daily rate £375 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £402
% change year-on-year - -0.37% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £63.00 £28.56 £32.50
% change year-on-year +120.59% -12.12% -17.72%

Continuous Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60 74 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 93.75% 96.10% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 58 40
Andover median daily rate £381 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.47% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £325 £330 £286
90th Percentile £475 £563 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +66.67%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Andover

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Andover

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) EDI
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
2 2 (33.33%) WinSCP
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) API Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) HP ALM
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
1 2 (33.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) EDI Specialist
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) EDI
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) API Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) F#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Software AG
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) webMethods