Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 6 months to 20 January 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.

Continual Improvement
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 26 33
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 12 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 4.71% 5.87% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 6.29% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Worthing median daily rate £460 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.54% +1.80% -
10th Percentile £416 £338 £323
90th Percentile £520 £538 £503
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £458 £315
% change year-on-year -10.38% +45.24% -25.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worthing median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -

Continuous 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 Worthing with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worthing
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 239 318 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 93.73% 93.26% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 132 80
Worthing median daily rate £480 £464 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.50% +15.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £347 £351 £296
90th Percentile £625 £604 £603
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Worthing median hourly rate £48.75 £44.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.33% +76.74% -30.56%
10th Percentile £30.63 £41.25 £19.60
90th Percentile £52.50 £45.87 £36.00
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.75 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +36.43% +27.27% +66.67%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worthing.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Worthing

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Worthing

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Scala
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 9 (75.00%) User Stories
3 9 (75.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 8 (66.67%) Confluence
4 8 (66.67%) Groovy
4 8 (66.67%) Gherkin
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) JIRA
4 8 (66.67%) Atlassian
5 7 (58.33%) Usability Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Security Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (58.33%) QA
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 7 (58.33%) Kanban
5 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 7 (58.33%) API Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
5 7 (58.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (33.33%) Cucumber

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 8 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 9 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 8 (66.67%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion
7 1 (8.33%) Ant
7 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (8.33%) Gatling
7 1 (8.33%) Grunt
7 1 (8.33%) gulp
7 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
7 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (8.33%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) Django
4 2 (16.67%) Guice
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (8.33%) J2SE
5 1 (8.33%) Servlets
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) User Stories
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) API Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
4 7 (58.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Security Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Usability Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) DevOps
7 3 (25.00%) Open Source
8 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Scala
3 8 (66.67%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Haskell
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Grafana
1 1 (8.33%) Kibana
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) webMethods