Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Process Improvement over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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.

Process Improvement
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 77 67
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 28 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.64% 1.02% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 1.11% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 7
West Sussex median daily rate £449 £438 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.57% -0.45% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £289 £269
90th Percentile £565 £466 £528
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £26.87 £34.25
% change year-on-year +6.09% -21.56% +22.32%

Process Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 943 902 1,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.96% 92.04% 89.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 549 571
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £280
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 49 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.17 £17.50 £19.58
90th Percentile £51.00 £54.40 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.10% +6.67% -21.05%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in West Sussex

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Improvement in West Sussex

Process Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Improvement in West Sussex

Process Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Improvement in West Sussex

Process Improvement
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -3 16 £476 +7.57% 3
Crawley -3 1 £263 -21.05% 1
Process Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) JIRA
3 14 (50.00%) Confluence
4 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
4 13 (46.43%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) Oracle
6 11 (39.29%) SAP
6 11 (39.29%) Unix
7 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
7 10 (35.71%) ABAP
7 10 (35.71%) SOA
7 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
7 10 (35.71%) Validation
7 10 (35.71%) Workflow
7 10 (35.71%) Subversion
7 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
8 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
8 9 (32.14%) Coaching
8 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
8 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
9 8 (28.57%) SAP PSCD
9 8 (28.57%) CRM
10 7 (25.00%) Python
10 7 (25.00%) Adobe
10 7 (25.00%) Linux

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 14 (50.00%) Confluence
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (25.00%) SAP Portal
4 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (10.71%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (10.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) JIRA
2 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (35.71%) Subversion
4 7 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (25.00%) Maven
4 7 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.71%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (3.57%) CA Gen
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) SAP Developer
3 4 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Messaging Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) SOA Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) PMO Officer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Core
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (10.71%) EclipseLink
3 3 (10.71%) EJB
3 3 (10.71%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.71%) JMS
3 3 (10.71%) JPA
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (10.71%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) RESTful
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) XSD
3 3 (10.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Unix
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
2 10 (35.71%) SOA
2 10 (35.71%) Validation
2 10 (35.71%) Workflow
3 9 (32.14%) Coaching
3 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
3 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
3 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
4 8 (28.57%) CRM
5 7 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) Revenue Management
5 7 (25.00%) SDLC
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
8 4 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (14.29%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) ABAP
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Java 8
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) SAP
3 7 (25.00%) Adobe
3 7 (25.00%) webMethods
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) Pega