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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 151 193 197
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 3 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.091% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Median daily rate £550 £500 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £556 £713
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2819 4359 4793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 80.32% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 3428 3599
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Process Management
5 3 (27.27%) eTOM
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Private Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (9.09%) MS Project
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) UML

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 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Private Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Process Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Change Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lean Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Process Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Ontologies
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) eTOM
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Process Management
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) CBAP
3 1 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) CITP
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (9.09%) EMIR
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com