The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 East of England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 139 119 135
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate
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£410 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £313 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +7.81%
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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2229 1665 2031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.47% 69.67% 66.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 866 1002
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 133 233
Average hourly rate £28.91 £33.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.20 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
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 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -1 2 £600 +92.00%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £320 -
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) PMP
4 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) E-Procurement
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (12.50%) PDM
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) E-Procurement
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) PDM
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) PMP
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP