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 3 months to 26 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 2.82% - 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £387
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.35%  
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 Exeter with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 142 114 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 80.23% 79.72% 69.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 58 61
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 3
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +54.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 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 26 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) SaaS
4 6 (40.00%) PaaS
4 6 (40.00%) IaaS
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) Release Management
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Kanban
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Line Management
8 2 (13.33%) BC Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) PMP
8 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Local Government
9 1 (6.67%) Migration
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 1 (6.67%) Back Office
9 1 (6.67%) Finance

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) IaaS
1 6 (40.00%) PaaS
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Lead Software Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Java Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Process Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Release Management
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) BDD
8 1 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
8 1 (6.67%) CRM
8 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) BC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (13.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
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