Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 37 84
Rank change year-on-year -7 +47 -15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.82% 2.82% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 3.38% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 1
Cardiff median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £335 £413
90th Percentile £625 £480 £438
South Wales median daily rate £433 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +8.13% -5.88% +38.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.56 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £13.56 - £19.96

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 555 473 699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.85% 83.42% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 380 580
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £189 £218
90th Percentile £500 £525 £464
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 16
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.75 £14.25 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.56% -10.24% +17.59%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £37.50 £37.13 £20.75
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £19.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.43% +22.66% +7.56%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (38.89%) SAP
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Use Case
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) SAP Certification
5 3 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) NetWeaver
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (16.67%) SAP CO
5 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 2 (11.11%) Contract Management
6 2 (11.11%) Conceptual Models
6 2 (11.11%) Sequence Diagram
6 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (11.11%) iSeries
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC
1 3 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 3 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 3 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Military
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Architect
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Designer
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 3 (16.67%) SAP CO Trainer
2 3 (16.67%) SAP FI Trainer
2 3 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Trainer
2 3 (16.67%) Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) iSeries
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Use Case
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Teradata
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau