The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 44 61
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17  
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 8 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.44% 1.61% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.06% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £538 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £415 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £403
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -16.00% +7.52%  

Process Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 438 388 571
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.06% 78.07% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 305 371
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Oxfordshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in Oxfordshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in Oxfordshire

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in Oxfordshire

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 7 £550 +46.66% 1
Abingdon - 1 £103 - 1
Process Improvement
South East

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Process 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) Spring
4 9 (29.03%) Java EE
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle
5 8 (25.81%) JUnit
5 8 (25.81%) MVC
5 8 (25.81%) Spring MVC
5 8 (25.81%) JSF
5 8 (25.81%) Maven
5 8 (25.81%) jQuery
5 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Product Management
5 8 (25.81%) Node.js
5 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
6 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (22.58%) Play Framework
6 7 (22.58%) REST
6 7 (22.58%) Kanban
6 7 (22.58%) BPMN
6 7 (22.58%) Grails
6 7 (22.58%) XPath
6 7 (22.58%) XML
6 7 (22.58%) Ant
6 7 (22.58%) JMS
6 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (16.13%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (12.90%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) JUnit
1 8 (25.81%) Maven
2 7 (22.58%) Ant
3 6 (19.35%) Mockito
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.23%) JBehave
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Database Developer
5 4 (12.90%) ETL Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Angular Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Spring
2 9 (29.03%) Java EE
3 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
3 8 (25.81%) jQuery
3 8 (25.81%) JSF
3 8 (25.81%) Node.js
3 8 (25.81%) Spring MVC
4 7 (22.58%) Grails
4 7 (22.58%) JMS
4 7 (22.58%) Play Framework
4 7 (22.58%) React
4 7 (22.58%) REST
4 7 (22.58%) XML
5 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 5 (16.13%) J2SE
6 4 (12.90%) RESTful
7 2 (6.45%) OAuth
7 2 (6.45%) Web Services
8 1 (3.23%) Ehcache
8 1 (3.23%) Spring Web Flow
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Product Management
3 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 7 (22.58%) BPMN
4 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
4 7 (22.58%) Kanban
5 6 (19.35%) SOA
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (16.13%) User Stories
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.90%) ETL
7 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) XPath
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) R
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) CBAP
3 1 (3.23%) IIBA
3 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) GDPR
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Ansible
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Dell
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) CODA
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
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