Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Continual Improvement
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 22 31
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -9
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 30 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 9.58% 4.39% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.07% 5.08% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 6
Hounslow median daily rate £525 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £393 £176 £425
90th Percentile £608 £473 £538
West London median daily rate £505 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +12.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £17.95 -
West London median hourly rate - £17.95 £22.00
% change year-on-year - -18.41% -12.00%

Continuous Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 271 256 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 86.58% 86.49% 80.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 153 196
Hounslow median daily rate £490 £440 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.36% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £297 £229 £278
90th Percentile £588 £562 £513
West London median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 10
Hounslow median hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +24.68% -45.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.90 £16.18
90th Percentile £122.90 £67.35 £33.08
West London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year +5.75% -1.14% +37.50%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hounslow.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Hounslow

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Hounslow

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Hounslow over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Hounslow

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Isleworth - 25 £525 - 2
Osterley -2 6 £411 +9.47%
Feltham +5 1 £238 -26.92% 2
Brentford -4 1 £190 -71.85%
Continuous Improvement
West London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 23 (76.67%) BDD
4 19 (63.33%) User Stories
4 19 (63.33%) Pair Programming
5 18 (60.00%) RESTful
6 16 (53.33%) High Availability
6 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (53.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 15 (50.00%) Web Services
7 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 15 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (43.33%) Kanban
9 12 (40.00%) Unix
9 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
10 10 (33.33%) CSS
10 10 (33.33%) HTML
10 10 (33.33%) Java
10 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (33.33%) Degree
10 10 (33.33%) HTML5
10 10 (33.33%) CSS3
10 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
11 9 (30.00%) Open Source
12 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
12 8 (26.67%) QA
12 8 (26.67%) Release Management
12 8 (26.67%) Linux
12 8 (26.67%) NoSQL

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Calabash
3 5 (16.67%) Appium
3 5 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 5 (16.67%) JUnit
3 5 (16.67%) Mockito
3 5 (16.67%) Xcode
4 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.33%) Gradle
5 1 (3.33%) Hudson
5 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Developer in Test
5 6 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) RESTful
2 15 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 10 (33.33%) CSS3
3 10 (33.33%) HTML
3 10 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (23.33%) Gherkin
4 7 (23.33%) JSON
4 7 (23.33%) Redux
4 7 (23.33%) Velocity
4 7 (23.33%) XML
5 6 (20.00%) Grails
5 6 (20.00%) Spring
6 5 (16.67%) Dropwizard
6 5 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (10.00%) Node.js
8 2 (6.67%) React
9 1 (3.33%) Play Framework
9 1 (3.33%) spray
9 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (23.33%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (23.33%) Video on Demand
2 7 (23.33%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Media Streaming
5 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Unix
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 23 (76.67%) BDD
4 19 (63.33%) Pair Programming
4 19 (63.33%) User Stories
5 16 (53.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (53.33%) High Availability
6 15 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 13 (43.33%) Kanban
8 9 (30.00%) Open Source
9 8 (26.67%) Microservices
9 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (26.67%) Release Management
9 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 7 (23.33%) ATDD
10 7 (23.33%) Functional Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 10 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Ruby
4 6 (20.00%) Groovy
4 6 (20.00%) Scala
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.67%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Grafana
1 5 (16.67%) Kibana
1 5 (16.67%) logstash
2 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Xamarin
2 5 (16.67%) AppDynamics
2 5 (16.67%) Splunk
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) SAP