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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 528 509 497
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 92 109 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 74 67
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £631 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.71 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +263.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.71 £13.11
% change year-on-year
- +263.92%
Lean Six Sigma
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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
40710 39911 37758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 79.72% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27348 26219 24080
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1059 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 30 £488 -2.50% 4
South East -5 28 £450 +1.12% 7
Yorkshire +8 8 £450 +36.36%
East Midlands 0 8 £375 -28.57% 3
North East -53 6 £420 +5.00%
West Midlands -25 5 £575 - 2
South West 0 3 £450 +2.85% 1
North West -22 2 £438 +9.37% 3
East of England - 2 £550 -
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 191 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 46 (24.08%) ITIL
3 41 (21.47%) Finance
4 40 (20.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (20.42%) Process Improvement
6 32 (16.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 31 (16.23%) Project Management
8 28 (14.66%) Service Management
8 28 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (13.61%) SAP
10 24 (12.57%) Change Management
10 24 (12.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 21 (10.99%) Business Analysis
11 21 (10.99%) PRINCE2
12 20 (10.47%) Workflow
12 20 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (9.95%) Telecoms
14 18 (9.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 17 (8.90%) Security Cleared
15 17 (8.90%) Banking
15 17 (8.90%) Manufacturing
15 17 (8.90%) SAP Certification
16 16 (8.38%) MS Visio
16 16 (8.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (7.85%) Configuration Management
17 15 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (7.85%) Degree
18 14 (7.33%) LAN
18 14 (7.33%) Firewall
18 14 (7.33%) ITSM

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.62%) Apache
1 5 (2.62%) CMS
2 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Visio
2 13 (6.81%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.28%) MS Office
4 6 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.76%) SAP SRM
2 9 (4.71%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 7 (3.66%) SAP MDM
4 3 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.57%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.57%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.57%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.05%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (1.05%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.52%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.52%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.33%) Firewall
1 14 (7.33%) LAN
2 12 (6.28%) WAN
3 11 (5.76%) VPN
4 5 (2.62%) Broadband
4 5 (2.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) DMZ
5 1 (0.52%) MVNO
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.81%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.57%) Data Mart
2 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.57%) DataStage
2 3 (1.57%) OLAP
3 2 (1.05%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Toad
2 1 (0.52%) VersionOne
General
1 41 (21.47%) Finance
2 19 (9.95%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.90%) Banking
3 17 (8.90%) Manufacturing
4 16 (8.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (4.19%) Retail
6 3 (1.57%) Back Office
6 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Billing
7 2 (1.05%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.05%) Local Government
8 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) Military
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (35.60%) Analyst
2 43 (22.51%) Consultant
3 37 (19.37%) Business Analyst
4 27 (14.14%) Process Analyst
5 21 (10.99%) SAP Consultant
6 12 (6.28%) Business Process Analyst
6 12 (6.28%) Functional Consultant
6 12 (6.28%) Service Manager
7 10 (5.24%) Project Manager
7 10 (5.24%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 10 (5.24%) Unix Engineer
8 9 (4.71%) Six Sigma Consultant
9 8 (4.19%) Change Manager
9 8 (4.19%) Lean Consultant
9 8 (4.19%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 7 (3.66%) Transition Manager
11 6 (3.14%) Process Improvement Specialist
11 6 (3.14%) Service Transition Manager
12 5 (2.62%) Process Engineer
12 5 (2.62%) ServiceNow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.81%) Middleware
2 5 (2.62%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.62%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.81%) FMCG
2 13 (6.81%) HACMP
3 7 (3.66%) Frameworx
4 6 (3.14%) Statistics
4 6 (3.14%) User Experience
5 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.62%) DTV
6 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.05%) NHS
6 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.05%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.52%) Life Science
7 1 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.81%) AIX
1 13 (6.81%) Solaris
1 13 (6.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 46 (24.08%) ITIL
3 40 (20.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (20.42%) Process Improvement
5 31 (16.23%) Project Management
6 28 (14.66%) Service Management
7 24 (12.57%) Change Management
8 21 (10.99%) Business Analysis
8 21 (10.99%) PRINCE2
9 20 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (10.47%) Workflow
10 18 (9.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 15 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (7.85%) Configuration Management
12 14 (7.33%) ITSM
13 13 (6.81%) BPR
13 13 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (6.81%) High Availability
13 13 (6.81%) ITIL V3
13 13 (6.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.62%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.09%) SQL
3 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (16.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 24 (12.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 17 (8.90%) SAP Certification
3 17 (8.90%) Security Cleared
4 15 (7.85%) Degree
5 13 (6.81%) IBM AIX Certification
5 13 (6.81%) ISEB
6 7 (3.66%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.66%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 4 (2.09%) CBAP
8 3 (1.57%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (1.05%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (1.05%) CITP
9 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.52%) CCA
10 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) SLA
2 5 (2.62%) COBIT
2 5 (2.62%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.57%) P3O
4 2 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.05%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.52%) EMIR
5 1 (0.52%) MiFID
5 1 (0.52%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (6.81%) GPFS
2 5 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (13.61%) SAP
2 13 (6.81%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.76%) IBM
4 8 (4.19%) ServiceNow
5 7 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.66%) Minitab
5 7 (3.66%) OpenText
6 5 (2.62%) VMware
7 3 (1.57%) Cognos
7 3 (1.57%) Informatica
8 2 (1.05%) Cisco
8 2 (1.05%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.05%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.52%) Arqiva
9 1 (0.52%) Avaya
9 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.52%) Motorola
9 1 (0.52%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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