The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 18 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 0.99% 1.57% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.76% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.19 £30.35
% change year-on-year +5.00% -13.70%  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 84 170 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 83.17% 89.01% 83.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 122 61
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £48.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.14% +37.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Crawley

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Crawley

Continuous Improvement
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Mitel
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens