The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 30 22
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.08% 1.58% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 2.03% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £353 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.08% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 197 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 80.77% 77.87% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 141 84
Median daily rate £375 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -23.07%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Dorset

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Dorset

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +5 3 £353 -11.87% 2
Continuous Improvement
South West

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 Dorset region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (70.00%) Workflow
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Use Case
3 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (10.00%) Document Management
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Author
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (70.00%) Workflow
2 6 (60.00%) Use Case
3 5 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 1 (10.00%) Document Management
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Dorset
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