Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 19 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
Hillingdon > Uxbridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 0.77% 7.08% 6.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 8.70% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Uxbridge median daily rate £263 £438 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +65.09% -28.86%
10th Percentile £256 £376 £255
90th Percentile £269 £489 £405
Hillingdon median daily rate £281 £438 £344
% change year-on-year -35.71% +27.27% -16.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Uxbridge median hourly rate - - -
Hillingdon median hourly rate - - -

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 111 92 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 85.38% 81.42% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 76
Uxbridge median daily rate £313 £360 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.19% +15.20% -22.36%
10th Percentile £65 £233 £200
90th Percentile £536 £493 £475
Hillingdon median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Uxbridge median hourly rate £20.50 £21.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.75% +14.47% +35.33%
10th Percentile £12.45 £15.10 £16.15
90th Percentile £28.15 £28.75 £43.50
Hillingdon median hourly rate £20.50 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.75% +14.47% +35.33%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Uxbridge

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Uxbridge

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 19 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA