Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 21 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.95% 1.09% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.41% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Exeter median daily rate £400 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46% -35.00%
10th Percentile £345 £410 £264
90th Percentile £498 £490 £338
Devon median daily rate £388 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -18.42% +46.15% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50

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 Exeter with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 267 213 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 86.97% 77.74% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 140 153
Exeter median daily rate £400 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.29% -0.29%
10th Percentile £183 £185 £225
90th Percentile £525 £481 £511
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Exeter median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +12.68% +82.05%
10th Percentile £33.63 £23.95 £23.85
90th Percentile £43.45 £96.60 £39.55
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £35.75
% change year-on-year +47.21% -33.50% +66.28%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Exeter

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SMS
5 1 (16.67%) PMP
5 1 (16.67%) Local Government
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared