Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 23 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 61 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 -13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 14 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.86% 2.35% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.66% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 8
Coventry median daily rate £431 £500 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% +77.78% -23.99%
10th Percentile £373 £327 £140
90th Percentile £496 £589 £481
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate - - £23.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +23.00% +72.41% -35.56%

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 630 941 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.78% 88.61% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 660 391
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £258
90th Percentile £551 £540 £563
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.94% -22.50% -31.85%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.33 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.18 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Coventry

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Coventry

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Coventry

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) UX Design
4 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Data Strategy

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C# Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lean Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS3
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) UX Design
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco