The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 28 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.36% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £359
% change year-on-year
- +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +80.00%
Continuous Improvement
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 219 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.03% 82.64% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 127 71
Average daily rate £350 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 8
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.58 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +43.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.40 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Rally
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) jMock
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Coach
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Java Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) LESS
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Groovy
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (20.00%) Rally
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter