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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 126 129 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.042% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £425 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lean Six Sigma
England

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
1888 1935 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.60% 75.97% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1181 945
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 141 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) PMI
3 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) E-Procurement
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) JD Edwards
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Support
2 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Service Support Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) E-Procurement
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 3 (37.50%) JD Edwards
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SAP