The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
South East / East Sussex
Rank 31 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.50% 1.61% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 2.15% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £438 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 186 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 77.50% 74.70% 86.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 139 163
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £223 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 24
Median hourly rate £28.63 £39.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.70 £20.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Hove -1 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) JMeter
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Ant
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) JMS
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) jMock
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 3 (42.86%) Gradle
1 3 (42.86%) Hudson
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) JMeter
1 3 (42.86%) jMock
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Django
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (42.86%) Smart Home
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Groovy
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian
1 3 (42.86%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (28.57%) Appcelerator
2 2 (28.57%) Apple