Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 19 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcester 3.23% 2.06% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 2.50% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Worcester median daily rate £275 - £625
10th Percentile £263 - £563
90th Percentile £288 - £688
Worcestershire median daily rate £275 - £625
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcester median hourly rate - - -
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 Worcester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 30 80 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcester 48.39% 82.47% 74.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 54 63
Worcester median daily rate £316 £344 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -4.38% +30.73%
10th Percentile £129 £115 £205
90th Percentile £584 £523 £475
Worcestershire median daily rate £275 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -21.43% -6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Worcester median hourly rate £60.00 £13.00 £12.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +361.54% +2.56% -6.11%
Worcestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £13.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year +277.36% +3.92% -32.89%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Worcester

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Worcester

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 Worcester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VCP6
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Collaboration Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) VCP6
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware