Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 17 November 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 > Middlesex
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 41 31
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 6.95% 0.55% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.07% 0.63% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Middlesex median daily rate £431 £475 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +27.09% -22.78%
10th Percentile £323 £463 £353
90th Percentile £530 £488 £405
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.87 £32.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -17.34% +91.18% -8.72%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 223 315 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 86.10% 86.78% 80.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 188 139
Middlesex median daily rate £440 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.19%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £263
90th Percentile £548 £550 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 11
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £30.58 £23.70 £13.75
90th Percentile £33.53 £42.60 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Middlesex

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Middlesex

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Middlesex over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Coaching
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) SEO
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) SLA
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (5.56%) Proactive Management
5 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.56%) Contract Management
5 1 (5.56%) Behavioural Change
5 1 (5.56%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Power BI
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Leader
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) React
1 1 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Coaching
3 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) SEO
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (5.56%) Behavioural Change
5 1 (5.56%) Contract Management
5 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.56%) Privileged Access Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Ganglia
1 1 (5.56%) Graphite
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) StatsD
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) BMC
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau