The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 21 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 2.27% - 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £465 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.14%  
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 Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75 39 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 85.23% 88.64% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 33 26
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Gatwick

Continuous Improvement
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Coach
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation