The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
London / City of London
Rank 141 141 189
Rank change year-on-year
0 +48
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.26% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £475 £625 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +20.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £403 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £738 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2490 2613 4166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.04% 84.87% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 2051 3273
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £317 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 36
Median hourly rate £55.00 £28.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% +36.95%
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Lean Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Lean Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 20 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (35.00%) UML
4 7 (35.00%) ISEB
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) SWOT Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Use Case
5 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) CBAP
6 5 (25.00%) CITP
6 5 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Process Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (10.00%) Legal
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) MS Office
8 2 (10.00%) IBM
8 2 (10.00%) Blog
8 2 (10.00%) Degree

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) HFM
1 1 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Essbase
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) HR Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Lean Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Blog
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (35.00%) UML
5 6 (30.00%) SWOT Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Use Case
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) eTOM
8 2 (10.00%) Process Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB
2 6 (30.00%) CBAP
2 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) CITP
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau