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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 188 195 183
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 8 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Average daily rate
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£520 £550 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £385 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £605 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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
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 30 January 2015.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Banking
4 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (22.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (16.67%) Process Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) BPMN
7 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) BPR
7 2 (11.11%) ITSM
8 1 (5.56%) Balanced Scorecard
8 1 (5.56%) Workflow
8 1 (5.56%) Law

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.56%) Private Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) TM1 Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Process Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Process Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Process Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Process Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) BPMN
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) BPR
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Balanced Scorecard
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.56%) DMAIC
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (22.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MAPM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cognos
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) BMC
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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