The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 87 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.71 £13.11
% change year-on-year
- +263.92%
Lean Six Sigma
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1123 1175 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.82% 81.43% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 610 622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Lean Six Sigma
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 10 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Coach
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
6 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland