The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 30 March 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 91 91
Rank change year-on-year +18 0  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 40 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.11% 1.57% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.97% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 15
Median daily rate £433 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.12% -3.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £213 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £537 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.19 £29.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.68%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1507 1779 1763
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.61% 79.92% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 1200 1013
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 68 83
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Hampshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +11 10 £425 +25.92% 1
Havant - 4 - - 1
Southampton +6 3 £459 +132.15% 2
Fareham -9 3 £400 +86.04% 1
Basingstoke -2 1 £174 -67.16% 1
Ringwood - 1 - -
Andover - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
3 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
4 15 (22.39%) Finance
4 15 (22.39%) Information Security
5 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
5 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
6 12 (17.91%) Data Centre
7 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
7 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
8 10 (14.93%) Firewall
8 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
9 9 (13.43%) Project Management
9 9 (13.43%) PKI
9 9 (13.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (13.43%) Database Security
9 9 (13.43%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.43%) Coaching
9 9 (13.43%) Email Filtering
9 9 (13.43%) Web Filtering
10 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (11.94%) Linux
10 8 (11.94%) MS Office
11 7 (10.45%) SQL
11 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
11 7 (10.45%) VMware
11 7 (10.45%) Capacity Management
11 7 (10.45%) Customer Requirements

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (4.48%) JBoss
1 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS Project
4 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.49%) Primavera
3 1 (1.49%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.99%) Slack
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
2 9 (13.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.48%) NAS
3 3 (4.48%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (4.48%) SAN
3 3 (4.48%) Wireless
4 2 (2.99%) HTTP
4 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 2 (2.99%) Intranet
4 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.49%) 2G
5 1 (1.49%) BGP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.49%) IPsec
5 1 (1.49%) LTE
5 1 (1.49%) MPLS
5 1 (1.49%) OSPF
5 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Redis
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
1 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
2 15 (22.39%) Finance
3 5 (7.46%) Legal
4 3 (4.48%) Back Office
4 3 (4.48%) Military
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (10.45%) Analyst
1 7 (10.45%) Developer
1 7 (10.45%) Security Specialist
2 4 (5.97%) Scrum Master
2 4 (5.97%) Security Operations Specialist
3 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
3 3 (4.48%) Administrator
3 3 (4.48%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (4.48%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (4.48%) Logistics Analyst
3 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
3 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
4 2 (2.99%) Junior
4 2 (2.99%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (2.99%) Project Administrator
4 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) CSS
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
2 3 (4.48%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) CSS3
3 2 (2.99%) HTML5
3 2 (2.99%) Visualforce
3 2 (2.99%) WCF
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.49%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.49%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.49%) LESS
4 1 (1.49%) Sass
4 1 (1.49%) Swagger
4 1 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
3 9 (13.43%) PKI
4 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.96%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.48%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (4.48%) EMC VNX
5 3 (4.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) CMDB
7 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.49%) HACMP
7 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
1 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) CentOS
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Information Security
2 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.43%) Coaching
3 9 (13.43%) Database Security
3 9 (13.43%) Email Filtering
3 9 (13.43%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
3 9 (13.43%) Project Management
3 9 (13.43%) Web Filtering
4 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
4 7 (10.45%) Capacity Management
4 7 (10.45%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (8.96%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (8.96%) ITIL
5 6 (8.96%) Performance Management
5 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.46%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.97%) Benchmarking
7 4 (5.97%) Business Development
7 4 (5.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) C
2 6 (8.96%) C#
3 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.48%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.48%) Perl
4 2 (2.99%) Apex Code
4 2 (2.99%) C++
4 2 (2.99%) PHP
4 2 (2.99%) VB
5 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.46%) HND
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.99%) CISSP
5 2 (2.99%) RHCE
6 1 (1.49%) APMP
6 1 (1.49%) CCDA
6 1 (1.49%) CCNA
6 1 (1.49%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) CISM
6 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.49%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) PMO
2 6 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Docker
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Cobbler
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.49%) Nessus
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 6 (8.96%) Arqiva
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle
6 3 (4.48%) EMC
6 3 (4.48%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.48%) webMethods
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe
7 2 (2.99%) Assembla
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco
7 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.99%) Splunk
8 1 (1.49%) F5
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) IFS
8 1 (1.49%) Qualys
8 1 (1.49%) SAP
8 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.49%) Sourcefire
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago