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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 23 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.77% 3.55% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 4.10% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 1
Median daily rate £463 £408 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.49% -23.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £18.05 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+52.35% -19.77%

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
256 244 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.05% 86.52% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 211 199
Median daily rate £500 £420 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +315.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £23.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 9 (23.08%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) QA
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.82%) LDAP
4 5 (12.82%) Windows
4 5 (12.82%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (10.26%) Puppet
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) .NET
5 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Security Management
5 4 (10.26%) Debian
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
5 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.69%) Product Management

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 3 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.56%) Route 53
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) LDAP
2 2 (5.13%) DHCP
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) Skype
3 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.56%) JBehave
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Administrator
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) OBIEE Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Product Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Product Owner
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.56%) LAMP
4 1 (2.56%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) BYOD
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Debian
4 3 (7.69%) CentOS
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
3 5 (12.82%) Web Development
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Security Management
5 3 (7.69%) BDD
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) MVC
5 3 (7.69%) Product Management
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Java
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) AWK
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) sed
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
2 2 (5.13%) XenApp
2 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) AppDNA
2 2 (5.13%) EdgeSight
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.56%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
3 1 (2.56%) Isilon
3 1 (2.56%) NetApp
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Sage
3 1 (2.56%) Talend
3 1 (2.56%) Telerik
3 1 (2.56%) Veeam
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
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