The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 28 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.20% 0.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.87% +22.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 188 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 73.90% 67.63% 57.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 102 88
Average daily rate £425 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £276 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £43.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +201.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Improvement
Berkshire

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
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 27 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle