Period
to 16 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 73 64
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 +38
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 29 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.42% 1.11% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 1.34% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £456 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.74% +3.33% +29.31%
10th Percentile £362 £325 £254
90th Percentile £589 £600 £488
East of England median daily rate £510 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +10.27% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.99 £31.75
% change year-on-year +3.00% -46.49% -8.63%

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 1,033 1,119 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.08% 82.89% 83.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 572 465
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £269 £213 £236
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 114 86
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.67% +7.14% +94.44%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.03 £26.88
% change year-on-year -43.60% +15.46% +5.39%

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 October 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 October 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 +12 25 £475 -9.52% 16
Peterborough 0 1 - - 2
Continuous Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
5 7 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (24.14%) Confluence
5 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (24.14%) Coaching
5 7 (24.14%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.69%) Office 365
6 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (20.69%) ServiceNow
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
6 6 (20.69%) ITSM
6 6 (20.69%) A+ Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (17.24%) Apple
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Mac OS
7 5 (17.24%) SCCM
7 5 (17.24%) Kanban
7 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS

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 7 (24.14%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) WildFly
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) OneDrive
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.34%) Hudson
4 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
4 3 (10.34%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (10.34%) Maven
4 3 (10.34%) Protractor
5 2 (6.90%) VisualVM
6 1 (3.45%) Gradle
6 1 (3.45%) NCrunch
6 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Scrum Master
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 3 (10.34%) LESS
2 3 (10.34%) Sass
3 2 (6.90%) Dojo
3 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.90%) Java EE
3 2 (6.90%) OpenLayers
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) CMDB
5 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
2 5 (17.24%) Mac OS
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
3 7 (24.14%) Coaching
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.69%) ITSM
4 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.24%) Kanban
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Decision-Making
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) A+ Certification
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
1 5 (17.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) ServiceNow
3 5 (17.24%) Apple
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) WorldPay