Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 19 October 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 83 58
Rank change year-on-year +7 -25 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 38 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.26% 1.41% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.60% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 18
Glasgow median daily rate £406 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.80% +12.12% -2.94%
10th Percentile £321 £170 £206
90th Percentile £488 £427 £467
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,505 1,185 1,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.53% 88.24% 84.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 623 578
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £251 £263 £218
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +57.38% -43.16%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.23 £34.20 £43.83
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.42%) Coaching
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) Ansible
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 5 (13.16%) Finance
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (10.53%) HTML
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Banking
6 4 (10.53%) User Stories
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
6 4 (10.53%) CSS3
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.53%) Decision-Making
7 3 (7.89%) Task Automation

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) CMS
1 3 (7.89%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) GoCD
2 3 (7.89%) Grunt
2 3 (7.89%) gulp
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Consultant
2 4 (10.53%) Developer
2 4 (10.53%) Scrum Master
3 3 (7.89%) Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Salesforce Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (5.26%) PMO Lead
4 2 (5.26%) Project Planner
4 2 (5.26%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) CSS
1 4 (10.53%) CSS3
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) HTML5
2 3 (7.89%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (7.89%) Node.js
2 3 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (7.89%) React Native
2 3 (7.89%) Sass
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.63%) React
3 1 (2.63%) Redux
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) IVR
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) CentOS
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.42%) Coaching
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.53%) Decision-Making
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) User Stories
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Task Automation
7 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) C#
2 3 (7.89%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (7.89%) QA
3 2 (5.26%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
2 3 (7.89%) Graphite
2 3 (7.89%) HAProxy
2 3 (7.89%) Icinga
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) Terraform
4 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (7.89%) Workday
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat