The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 22 June 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 / Docklands, London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 13 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 1.96% 3.33% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 3.64% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year - +19.56%  

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 50 55 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 98.04% 91.67% 76.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 74
Median daily rate £575 £525 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £430 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Snort
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) CISMP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Change Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISMP
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk