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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 35 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.83% 2.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.12% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -
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 £27.50 £27.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
- +45.69%
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
267 277 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.90% 79.83% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 238 78
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £45.00 £23.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Project Management
4 13 (38.24%) QA
4 13 (38.24%) Process Improvement
5 11 (32.35%) Degree
5 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 11 (32.35%) Product Management
5 11 (32.35%) Change Management
5 11 (32.35%) JUnit
5 11 (32.35%) SQL
6 10 (29.41%) Web Services
6 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
7 9 (26.47%) Time Management
7 9 (26.47%) Kanban
7 9 (26.47%) Maven
7 9 (26.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
7 9 (26.47%) Test Planning
8 8 (23.53%) Talend
8 8 (23.53%) SoapUI
8 8 (23.53%) API Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
8 8 (23.53%) IT Audit
8 8 (23.53%) JIRA
8 8 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS

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 8 (23.53%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Kentico
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Boomi
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) JUnit
2 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 9 (26.47%) Maven
3 8 (23.53%) JIRA
3 8 (23.53%) SoapUI
3 8 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.76%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) ETL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) SOAP
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.88%) Java EE
4 2 (5.88%) RESTful
4 2 (5.88%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.88%) W3C
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Economics
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Project Management
3 13 (38.24%) Process Improvement
4 11 (32.35%) Change Management
4 11 (32.35%) Product Management
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) Kanban
5 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (26.47%) Test Planning
5 9 (26.47%) Time Management
6 8 (23.53%) API Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (23.53%) IT Audit
7 7 (20.59%) Data Validation
7 7 (20.59%) Validation
8 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.76%) ETL
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Talend
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
2 3 (8.82%) Tableau
3 2 (5.88%) Dell
3 2 (5.88%) ForgeRock
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Pega
3 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Cadence
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago