The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 466 498 433
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -65
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 113 85 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 58 55
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£450 £475 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £299 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £700 £745
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £394 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.21% -7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 - £50.00
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38871 38571 31935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.61% 75.29% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24647 24360 19546
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1130 1000
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.25 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in England

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lean Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lean Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
London +8 47 £450 -16.27% 8
South East +9 25 £448 -14.76% 7
East Midlands +9 13 £450 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire -13 9 £425 +41.66% 1
North West -13 6 £450 +5.88% 4
East of England +14 4 £625 +56.25% 2
South West +3 4 £444 +1.37% 5
West Midlands -6 4 £400 - 3
North East -8 1 - - 1
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 79 (39.30%) Finance
3 46 (22.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 39 (19.40%) Project Management
5 36 (17.91%) PRINCE2
6 34 (16.92%) ITIL
7 31 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (14.93%) SAP
9 29 (14.43%) Banking
9 29 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (13.93%) MS Visio
11 26 (12.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 23 (11.44%) Process Improvement
12 23 (11.44%) Change Management
13 22 (10.95%) SAP Certification
14 21 (10.45%) Business Transformation
15 20 (9.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 20 (9.95%) Service Management
16 19 (9.45%) Legal
16 19 (9.45%) Telecoms
16 19 (9.45%) Degree
17 18 (8.96%) Coaching
18 17 (8.46%) FMCG
18 17 (8.46%) Manufacturing
18 17 (8.46%) ERP
18 17 (8.46%) MS Office
18 17 (8.46%) PMI Certification
19 16 (7.96%) Law
19 16 (7.96%) MS PowerPoint
20 15 (7.46%) MS Project

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (1.99%) Documentum
2 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (13.93%) MS Visio
2 17 (8.46%) MS Office
3 16 (7.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (7.46%) MS Project
5 13 (6.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.47%) SAP FI-AP
2 5 (2.49%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Travel Management
4 1 (0.50%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) Broadband
1 6 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) Firewall
2 2 (1.00%) ATM
2 2 (1.00%) LAN
2 2 (1.00%) WAN
2 2 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.48%) SAP BW
2 5 (2.49%) EDMS
3 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.50%) LSMW
General
1 79 (39.30%) Finance
2 29 (14.43%) Banking
3 19 (9.45%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.45%) Legal
4 17 (8.46%) Manufacturing
5 16 (7.96%) Law
6 14 (6.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (6.47%) Retail
8 8 (3.98%) Retail Banking
9 5 (2.49%) Marketing
10 4 (1.99%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.49%) General Ledger
11 3 (1.49%) Front Office
11 3 (1.49%) Automotive
11 3 (1.49%) Advertising
12 1 (0.50%) Back Office
12 1 (0.50%) Billing
12 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (30.35%) Analyst
2 47 (23.38%) Consultant
3 45 (22.39%) Business Analyst
4 23 (11.44%) Project Manager
4 23 (11.44%) SAP Consultant
5 15 (7.46%) Process Analyst
6 13 (6.47%) Functional Consultant
6 13 (6.47%) Process Consultant
7 11 (5.47%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 10 (4.98%) Business Process Analyst
8 10 (4.98%) Service Manager
9 8 (3.98%) Change Manager
10 7 (3.48%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (3.48%) Business Manager
10 7 (3.48%) Transition Manager
10 7 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.48%) Service Transition Manager
11 6 (2.99%) PMO Manager
11 6 (2.99%) Architect
12 5 (2.49%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) Middleware
2 1 (0.50%) BAPI
2 1 (0.50%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.46%) FMCG
3 8 (3.98%) PMI
4 6 (2.99%) DTV
5 5 (2.49%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.99%) NHS
7 2 (1.00%) HACMP
7 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.00%) Open Source
8 1 (0.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.00%) UNIX
1 2 (1.00%) AIX
1 2 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 46 (22.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 39 (19.40%) Project Management
4 36 (17.91%) PRINCE2
5 34 (16.92%) ITIL
6 31 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (11.44%) Change Management
7 23 (11.44%) Process Improvement
8 21 (10.45%) Business Transformation
9 20 (9.95%) Service Management
10 18 (8.96%) Coaching
11 17 (8.46%) ERP
12 14 (6.97%) Workflow
13 13 (6.47%) Process Management
14 12 (5.97%) BPR
14 12 (5.97%) Programme Management
14 12 (5.97%) Business Analysis
15 11 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (5.47%) Service Delivery
15 11 (5.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.99%) C
2 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (12.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 22 (10.95%) SAP Certification
3 20 (9.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 19 (9.45%) Degree
5 17 (8.46%) PMI Certification
6 14 (6.97%) PMP
7 8 (3.98%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.98%) APMP
8 6 (2.99%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 5 (2.49%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.00%) IBM AIX Certification
10 2 (1.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 1 (0.50%) MBA
11 1 (0.50%) ISEB
11 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.49%) P3O
4 3 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.00%) QA
6 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.50%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 30 (14.93%) SAP
2 14 (6.97%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.49%) OpenText
4 4 (1.99%) IBM
5 3 (1.49%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.50%) Google
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle
7 1 (0.50%) PeopleSoft
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