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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 50 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 13 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.19% 1.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.38 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+9.95% -9.05%
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
480 276 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 80.81% 74.59% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 177 205
Average daily rate £410 £375 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
Average hourly rate £22.85 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £12.52 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.60 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Worthing - 5 £550 - 1
Crawley - 3 £425 - 2
Gatwick - 2 £675 -
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) User Stories
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) MS Office
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Data Services
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Data Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Data Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Validation Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
4 1 (5.26%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Lean Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) User Stories
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.26%) GAMP
3 1 (5.26%) GMP
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Ariba
3 1 (5.26%) IBM