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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank - 78 -
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £394
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +14.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.70 -
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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
864 821 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.04% 83.52% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 519 318
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 33 31
Median hourly rate £26.75 £20.97 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.56% -40.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.75 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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