The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 131 125 132
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate
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£513 £313 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £313 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £363 £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2219 1660 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.31% 68.45% 67.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 902 1056
Average daily rate £415 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.08% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 156 184
Average hourly rate £23.50 £36.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.62 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Lean Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Lean Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 4 £513 +64.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (46.67%) ERP
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) SAP
5 6 (40.00%) JD Edwards
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) E-Procurement
5 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) ISEB
6 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) PMP
7 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (6.67%) DMAIC
9 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) MS Project

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.67%) MS Project
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Manager
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Architect
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (46.67%) ERP
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) E-Procurement
5 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) DMAIC
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
8 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) PMP
2 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
1 7 (46.67%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft