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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 106 118 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £450 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £376 £405
% change year-on-year
+19.60% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +90.84%
Lean Six Sigma
South East

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
1774 1922 1826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.64% 76.27% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 1121 878
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +2 3 £313 -
Reading +21 1 £550 -
Lean Six Sigma
South East

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 6 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) DataStage
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) Data Mart
4 6 (33.33%) DSDM
4 6 (33.33%) Cognos
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Informatica
4 6 (33.33%) Toad
4 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
4 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 4 (22.22%) OLAP
6 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) TOGAF

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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Mart
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (33.33%) DataStage
2 4 (22.22%) OLAP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Business Improvement Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Cognos BI Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) SCADA
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) DSDM
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
3 6 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) EFQM
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cognos
2 6 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com