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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
London / Docklands, London
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 3.45% 1.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £538 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.30% -  
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 £30.35
% change year-on-year +5.00% -13.70%  

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 56 43 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.55% 76.79% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 61
Median daily rate £555 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.84% -13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £54.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Snort
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) GIAC
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related 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 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Change Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) CISMP
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow