The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 24 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.95% 2.54% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.02% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £225 £515 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.31% +114.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -16.36%
Continuous Improvement
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
115 232 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 74.68% 84.06% 84.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 137 126
Median daily rate £413 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (44.44%) SLA
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
3 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
3 2 (22.22%) GxP
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cramer
3 2 (22.22%) Huawei
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
3 2 (22.22%) FMCG
3 2 (22.22%) 4G
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) LTE
2 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) gulp
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (22.22%) PMO Lead
1 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
2 1 (11.11%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) LESS
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) GxP
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Cramer
2 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 2 (22.22%) Huawei
2 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
2 2 (22.22%) Nokia Networks
2 2 (22.22%) Nortel
2 2 (22.22%) Tellabs
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter