The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.21% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £382
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £19.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 189 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.58% 68.23% 73.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 90 168
Average daily rate £425 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Average hourly rate £43.72 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.28% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £14.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Bedfordshire region.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Lean Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Bedfordshire region.

Lean Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Lean Six Sigma
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lean Six Sigma.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) PMP
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lean Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) PMP
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft