The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 34 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 26 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.41% 1.76% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 2.28% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 3
Median daily rate £405 £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% +21.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £330 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -8.33%
Continuous Improvement
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
459 571 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.80% 77.16% 70.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 372 228
Median daily rate £410 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 32 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Oxfordshire region.

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +12 21 £400 -9.09% 4
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Project Management
3 12 (34.29%) Java
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) ETL
5 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle
5 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
5 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (17.14%) Release Management
7 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
7 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (17.14%) Change Management
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) Windows
8 5 (14.29%) QA
8 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (8.57%) Confluence
1 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Kentico
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Boomi
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) FTP
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Junos
2 1 (2.86%) MRTG
2 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.43%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) IntelliJ
2 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Maven
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Advertising
1 3 (8.57%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) OBIEE Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Development Manager
6 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) Spring Boot
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.71%) Java EE
3 2 (5.71%) PostGIS
3 2 (5.71%) RESTful
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) W3C
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Economics
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Project Management
3 10 (28.57%) ETL
4 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
4 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.14%) Change Management
6 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (17.14%) Release Management
7 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.43%) Product Management
8 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
9 3 (8.57%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) vCloud
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
3 3 (8.57%) Tableau
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
4 2 (5.71%) ForgeRock
4 2 (5.71%) Informatica
4 2 (5.71%) Pega
4 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.71%) Talend
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Cadence
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp