Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 16 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 81 72
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 +32
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.53% 0.67% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.81% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £325 £260
90th Percentile £563 £578 £444
East of England median daily rate £488 £463 £375
% change year-on-year +5.41% +23.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.75 £11.48 £27.44
% change year-on-year +37.20% -58.16% -35.44%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 958 983 1,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.23% 81.92% 82.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 498 566
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.31% +11.18%
10th Percentile £263 £205 £258
90th Percentile £575 £516 £538
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 121 70
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £33.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.76% -10.67% +137.79%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £11.52
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £49.63
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +9.89%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Cambridgeshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 12 £425 +26.87% 18
Peterborough -8 2 £300 -21.05% 7
Continuous Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 6 (35.29%) Confluence
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Coaching
3 5 (29.41%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Games
5 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (17.65%) PMO
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) MCSE
6 2 (11.76%) MCSA
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) DNS

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (35.29%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) NCrunch
2 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum Master
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) Velocity
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Coaching
2 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow