The first table below looks at the demand for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 199 200 221
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 4 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 8
Average daily rate
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£420 £500 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.10% -14.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.56 £36.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.12% +89.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4421 5420 5837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.57% 76.21% 74.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3282 4052 4349
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 96 81
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.99 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.02% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lean Six Sigma.

1 14 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) PMI
7 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
8 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 1 (7.14%) Process Management
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Retail
8 1 (7.14%) Billing
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.14%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lean Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) QlikView
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) QA Manager
3 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.14%) Process Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Lean Practitioner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Use Case
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
6 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CBAP
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) CITP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) MAPM
3 1 (7.14%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
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