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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 32 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.22% 0.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£279 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.32% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.13 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +9.09%
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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
219 171 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 69.52% 71.85% 69.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 94 83
Average daily rate £348 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 12
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.80 £34.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £46.00 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 3 (25.00%) LAMP
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Velocity
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Confluence
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) SSL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 2 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Process Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (16.67%) Velocity
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) WFM
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Nortel
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Huawei
1 1 (8.33%) Cramer
1 1 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks