The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 3 months to 29 March 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.54% 0.81% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.93% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £105 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.19 £29.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.68%  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 108 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.00% 87.10% 88.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 92 63
Median daily rate £550 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Canary Wharf

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) RACF
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Tandem
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) TACACS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Solution Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) iSeries
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ArchiMate
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) RUP
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) RACF
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP