Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 July 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 74 70
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +11
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.40% 1.79% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.27% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 18
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% -2.70% +42.31%
10th Percentile £316 £357 £315
90th Percentile £569 £575 £563
South West median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +45.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £38.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.11% -
South West median hourly rate £31.25 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +13.64% +22.22% +60.71%

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1146 1057 1155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 84.45% 78.76% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 722 783
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £260 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £543
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 32
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +73.40% -15.01%
10th Percentile £27.40 £12.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.90 £40.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +42.86%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Wiltshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +14 17 £400 -27.27% 2
Corsham -21 1 £515 +28.75% 1
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) User Stories
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
4 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
4 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Service Design
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Degree

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) MailChimp
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (10.53%) Analyst
1 2 (10.53%) Architect
1 2 (10.53%) Business Architect
1 2 (10.53%) Developer
1 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
1 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
2 1 (5.26%) ASP Developer
2 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
2 1 (5.26%) IT Auditor
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Product Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
2 3 (15.79%) CSS3
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) LESS
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) Velocity
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) User Stories
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Design
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) People Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) RACF
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Avaya
1 1 (5.26%) Genesys
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Telerik
1 1 (5.26%) Verint