Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 18 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
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 28 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 4.69% 0.86% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 0.94% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Salford median daily rate £168 - £275
10th Percentile £135 - £263
90th Percentile £469 - £288
Manchester median daily rate £394 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -1.56% +17.65% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate - £12.58 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +0.64% -

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 Salford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 114 106 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 89.06% 91.38% 89.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 88 50
Salford median daily rate £425 £406 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +14.44% +3.27%
10th Percentile £286 £220 £200
90th Percentile £579 £595 £488
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 6
Salford median hourly rate £17.43 £19.25 £16.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.45% +17.36% -
10th Percentile £12.16 £15.73 £13.57
90th Percentile £31.50 £23.78 £19.25
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% -19.74% +26.67%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Salford

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Salford

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Salford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 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 Salford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco