The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
South East / Berkshire
Rank 103 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.20% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.26% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £403 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.01% -10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1561 1915 1921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 78.36% 74.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 995 1007
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 25
Median hourly rate £23.34 £16.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.45% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Lean Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 10 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Legal
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) SCADA
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) DataStage
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos BI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) SCADA
3 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CBAP
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos
1 2 (20.00%) Informatica
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com