Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 November 2017 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 78 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 0 +18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 59 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.99% 2.06% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 2.48% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 27
Bristol median daily rate £410 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £177 £350 £258
90th Percentile £525 £503 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £14.00
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1575 1450 1405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.79% 83.05% 81.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 1050 1094
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 66 36
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £26.58 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.45% +47.64% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £46.25 £48.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +49.51%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Finance
3 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
4 13 (22.03%) .NET
4 13 (22.03%) Scrum
4 13 (22.03%) TDD
5 12 (20.34%) High Availability
6 11 (18.64%) DevOps
6 11 (18.64%) Microservices
7 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
7 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
7 9 (15.25%) Node.js
7 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (13.56%) Kanban
8 8 (13.56%) Blog
8 8 (13.56%) BDD
8 8 (13.56%) CQRS
8 8 (13.56%) GitHub
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (13.56%) Coaching
8 8 (13.56%) MVC
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
8 8 (13.56%) C#
8 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
8 8 (13.56%) Public Cloud
9 7 (11.86%) Project Management
9 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.08%) Alfresco
2 3 (5.08%) Mule
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.56%) GitHub
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) 2G
1 4 (6.78%) 3G
2 3 (5.08%) 4G
2 3 (5.08%) GSM
2 3 (5.08%) HSPA
2 3 (5.08%) LTE
2 3 (5.08%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (5.08%) WCDMA
3 2 (3.39%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.39%) LAN
3 2 (3.39%) MPLS
3 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.39%) VPN
3 2 (3.39%) WAN
3 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
2 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.47%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.69%) Gradle
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Local Government
3 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) German Language
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Architect
3 8 (13.56%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.86%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Designer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
2 9 (15.25%) Node.js
3 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
3 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (10.17%) HTML
5 5 (8.47%) Ember.js
5 5 (8.47%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (6.78%) React
6 4 (6.78%) REST
6 4 (6.78%) Web Services
6 4 (6.78%) XML
7 3 (5.08%) Ajax
7 3 (5.08%) CSS
7 3 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (5.08%) J2EE
7 3 (5.08%) SOAP
7 3 (5.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Blog
1 8 (13.56%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
1 4 (6.78%) Unix
2 3 (5.08%) CentOS
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Scrum
2 13 (22.03%) TDD
3 12 (20.34%) High Availability
4 11 (18.64%) DevOps
4 11 (18.64%) Microservices
5 8 (13.56%) BDD
5 8 (13.56%) Coaching
5 8 (13.56%) CQRS
5 8 (13.56%) Kanban
5 8 (13.56%) MVC
6 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.86%) Project Management
6 7 (11.86%) Service Management
6 7 (11.86%) SOA
7 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.47%) ITIL
8 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (13.56%) C#
3 6 (10.17%) Java
4 5 (8.47%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Groovy
5 4 (6.78%) Ruby
5 4 (6.78%) Scala
6 3 (5.08%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) GDPR
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (3.39%) PMO
1 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.69%) Rancher
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) HP
2 3 (5.08%) Huawei
2 3 (5.08%) Nokia
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) Actix
3 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.39%) CA
3 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) F5
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) IronPort
3 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Teradata