Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 69 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 43 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.75% 2.09% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.39% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 12
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £400 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +18.08% +2.65%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £198
90th Percentile £475 £438 £451
Scotland median daily rate £413 £373 £375
% change year-on-year +10.74% -0.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 1,409 1,006 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.15% 87.71% 85.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 586 464
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £200
90th Percentile £550 £506 £450
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 23
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.75 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +14.29% -16.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.25 £34.00 £45.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +15.48% -7.69% +8.33%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019, 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 12 (27.91%) Linux
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (23.26%) Ansible
2 10 (23.26%) DevOps
2 10 (23.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (18.60%) CRM
3 8 (18.60%) Icinga
3 8 (18.60%) Graphite
3 8 (18.60%) Public Cloud
3 8 (18.60%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
3 8 (18.60%) HAProxy
3 8 (18.60%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.60%) TeamCity
3 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 8 (18.60%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (18.60%) GoCD
3 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (16.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 7 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.63%) CMS
6 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.63%) Web Services

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 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 3 (6.98%) Drupal
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) assyst
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (16.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.60%) GoCD
2 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.60%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.98%) Grunt
3 3 (6.98%) gulp
4 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Salesforce Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Salesforce Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PMO Lead
7 2 (4.65%) PMO Planner
7 2 (4.65%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Elastic Stack
1 8 (18.60%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (11.63%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) CSS3
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) HTML5
3 3 (6.98%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) React Native
3 3 (6.98%) Sass
4 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Public Cloud
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) CentOS
2 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (23.26%) DevOps
3 8 (18.60%) CRM
3 8 (18.60%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.30%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (9.30%) Coaching
6 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 3 (6.98%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
7 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.98%) C#
2 3 (6.98%) PHP
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (4.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.98%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Ansible
2 8 (18.60%) Graphite
2 8 (18.60%) HAProxy
2 8 (18.60%) Icinga
3 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 2 (4.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Workday
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat