Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 16 January 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.54% 4.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 5.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Taunton median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Somerset median daily rate £450 £413 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £14.50 - -

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 Taunton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 83 97 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 70.34% 79.51% 87.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 71 115
Taunton median daily rate £351 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £143 £210 £312
90th Percentile £538 £440 £469
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +10.71% -5.41% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Taunton median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -3.85% -14.75%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.00 £11.80
90th Percentile £24.38 £13.75 £14.20
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £39.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year -40.51% -7.60% +22.14%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Taunton

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Taunton

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Taunton over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Taunton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) SAP