Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 70 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 +16
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 1.14% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.37% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 8
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £394 £383 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +119.83% -48.44%
10th Percentile £206 £281 £140
90th Percentile £564 £478 £565
East of England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £33.50 - £35.00
10th Percentile £33.25 - £32.50
90th Percentile £33.75 - £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £14.37 £35.00
% change year-on-year +56.63% -58.96% +7.69%

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 1,080 874 1,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.61% 82.69% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 388 634
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £262 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 96 79
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £29.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.59% -21.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +31.87%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 7 £525 +23.89% 22
Peterborough -5 5 £373 +24.33% 6
Continuous Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Velocity
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (20.00%) BDD
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) AWK
2 3 (20.00%) R
2 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (20.00%) ATDD
2 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (20.00%) Gradle
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) User Stories
2 3 (20.00%) Pattern Matching

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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (20.00%) Gradle
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
2 1 (6.67%) VB Developer
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) Velocity
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) ATDD
2 3 (20.00%) BDD
2 3 (20.00%) Pattern Matching
2 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Physics
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) AWK
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) R
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) Polycom
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow