Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 48 66
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.05% 0.79% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.08% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Southampton median daily rate £365 £450 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.89% +40.08% -20.68%
10th Percentile £332 £350 £265
90th Percentile £595 £491 £403
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.00 £45.91 £39.50
% change year-on-year -30.29% +16.22% +116.44%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 340 370 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 71.43% 73.41% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 261 393
Southampton median daily rate £394 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £263 £218 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 41
Southampton median hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £25.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +221.43% -44.97% +11.82%
10th Percentile £17.50 £11.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.49 £35.20 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.02%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker