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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 34 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.08% 1.48% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.73% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £313 £463 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +51.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
- +45.69%
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
147 231 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.03% 85.24% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 169 77
Median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Median hourly rate £28.18 £18.68 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.84% +17.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £13.20 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Rally
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) CQRS
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Hamcrest
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) jMock
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) CQRS
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Groovy
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Rally