Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 13 November 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 23 30
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 +9
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.34% 4.76% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 5.77% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Staffordshire median daily rate £275 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.03% -3.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £263 £346 £283
90th Percentile £288 £470 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +22.00% +38.89%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 249 208 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 85.27% 82.54% 84.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 141 228
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £200
90th Percentile £463 £475 £490
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 10
Staffordshire median hourly rate £30.13 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.76% -42.00% +70.07%
10th Percentile £11.36 £12.22 £12.30
90th Percentile £57.95 £48.00 £46.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.09% +31.43% -12.50%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Staffordshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Report Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security