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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 18 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.62% 0.89% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 1.11% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £315 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £328 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £392 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £19.96 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+31.51% -11.28%
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
105 180 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 76.09% 80.00% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 126 158
Median daily rate £363 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £288 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Nortel
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Cramer
2 4 (57.14%) 3G
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Huawei
2 4 (57.14%) WFM
2 4 (57.14%) Fault Management
2 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 4 (57.14%) Nokia Networks
2 4 (57.14%) 4G
2 4 (57.14%) Tellabs
2 4 (57.14%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (57.14%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) 2G
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) MS Access

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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HFM
1 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 3G
1 4 (57.14%) 4G
1 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 2 (28.57%) 2G
2 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 4G Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Fault Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Fault Management
1 4 (57.14%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ACCA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Cramer
1 4 (57.14%) Huawei
1 4 (57.14%) Nokia Networks
1 4 (57.14%) Nortel
1 4 (57.14%) Tellabs
2 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP