The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge 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 10 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 12 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.57% 10.00% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% 12.09% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Average daily rate £385 £420 £496
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -15.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £320 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £476 £875
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.87% +22.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 91 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 88.57% 82.73% 83.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 79 116
Average daily rate £368 £470 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £650 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Improvement
London

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (18.75%) SLA
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) Sun
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) PDM
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) MVNO
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (6.25%) PKI
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) MVNO
1 1 (6.25%) S/MIME
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DataStage
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) PDM
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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