The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank - 74 67
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.44% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.71 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +138.55%
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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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 901 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.56% 84.52% 76.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 584 344
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 34
Median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire