The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 22 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.16% 2.39% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.17% 2.89% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 2
Median daily rate £400 £440 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £310 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £29.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.58% -3.33%
Continuous Improvement
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 277 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 75.36% 82.69% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 226 102
Median daily rate £425 £425 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £28.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% +105.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) ETL
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
5 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (19.23%) Release Management
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 3 (11.54%) Product Management
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (11.54%) Data Centre

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Kentico
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Boomi
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) Junos
1 1 (3.85%) MRTG
1 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JUnit
2 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
1 2 (7.69%) Electronics
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) OBIEE Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) OBIEE Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) Java EE
2 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.85%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) W3C
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Economics
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) ETL
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (19.23%) Release Management
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.54%) Product Management
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Sitecore
4 2 (7.69%) ForgeRock
4 2 (7.69%) Pega
4 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.69%) Tableau
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Cadence
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) Talend
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