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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 35 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.37% 1.73% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.68% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate
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£440 £355 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.94% +97.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £30.00 £20.01
% change year-on-year
-5.83% +49.96%
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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
275 149 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.60% 64.50% 76.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 94 111
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £458 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 £14.00 £10.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.35% +34.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.48 £11.00 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £10.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
2 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (55.56%) Data Architecture
2 10 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) QA
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) ISEB
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) Publishing
8 1 (5.56%) Validation
8 1 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.56%) Drupal
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) OBIEE Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) Sass
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
2 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) Data Architecture
2 10 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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