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 23 June 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.

Continual Improvement
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 1.48% 0.52% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.57% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year - +19.56%  

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 117 174 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 86.67% 91.10% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 139 88
Median daily rate £400 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.27% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO