The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 23 April 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.50% 0.88% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.33% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £394 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.58 £29.00
% change year-on-year +3.48% -8.36%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 111 75 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 83.46% 65.79% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 48 51
Median daily rate £400 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.31% -11.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £130 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -58.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) Basel II
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel II
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys
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