Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 79 72
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 -2
Contract jobs citing Process Improvement 26 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.26% 1.43% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.60% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
West Sussex median daily rate £435 £438 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% -1.07% +10.63%
10th Percentile £239 £298 £325
90th Percentile £469 £486 £527
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.43 £28.00
% change year-on-year +27.59% -2.03% -6.67%

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 1,029 938 1,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 89.56% 89.59% 87.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 561 643
West Sussex median daily rate £429 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.08% +5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £264
90th Percentile £568 £569 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 45
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £46.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +32.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £27.95 £24.02 £16.38
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £24.11
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.66% +0.44%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 -17 14 £437 -2.40% 2
Crawley +8 4 £256 -6.82% 2
Process Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) SAP
3 13 (50.00%) ABAP
4 12 (46.15%) CRM
4 12 (46.15%) Workflow
4 12 (46.15%) SAP PSCD
5 11 (42.31%) JIRA
5 11 (42.31%) Java
6 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 10 (38.46%) Problem Management
7 9 (34.62%) Confluence
7 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
7 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
8 8 (30.77%) SAP Portal
8 8 (30.77%) Revenue Management
8 8 (30.77%) Adobe
8 8 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
8 8 (30.77%) webMethods
9 7 (26.92%) Oracle
9 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
10 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (23.08%) Spring
10 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 5 (19.23%) SAP PI
11 5 (19.23%) SOA
11 5 (19.23%) JMS
11 5 (19.23%) RUP

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 9 (34.62%) Confluence
2 8 (30.77%) SAP Portal
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.69%) CMS
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.85%) JBoss
6 1 (3.85%) OpenROAD
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (3.85%) CA PPM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Serverless
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (7.69%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic Workshop
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) CA Gen
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) SAP Developer
3 8 (30.77%) ABAP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) SAP PI Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Messaging Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SOA Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Capacity Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Junior
7 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (23.08%) Spring
3 5 (19.23%) JMS
3 5 (19.23%) REST
3 5 (19.23%) SAP PI
3 5 (19.23%) SOAP
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) EJB
4 4 (15.38%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle ADF
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) XSD
4 4 (15.38%) XSLT
5 3 (11.54%) EclipseLink
5 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
5 3 (11.54%) JPA
5 3 (11.54%) Spring Boot
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) CRM
2 12 (46.15%) Workflow
3 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 10 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
4 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
5 8 (30.77%) Revenue Management
6 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
8 5 (19.23%) OO
8 5 (19.23%) RUP
8 5 (19.23%) SOA
9 4 (15.38%) Coaching
9 4 (15.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (15.38%) Microservices
9 4 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) ABAP
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Java 8
5 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) SAP
2 8 (30.77%) Adobe
2 8 (30.77%) webMethods
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Pega
4 1 (3.85%) WSO2