The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 39 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.10% 0.50% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.65% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£423 £288 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £288 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.13% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.09% -1.18%
Continuous Improvement
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
249 309 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 68.60% 77.83% 81.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 187 327
Average daily rate £338 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 5
Average hourly rate £24.40 £45.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.78% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £30.22 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Continuous Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +14 4 £423 +46.95% 2
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Horsham - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 5 (50.00%) VB6
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) VPN

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) PBX
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) VB6
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle