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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 469 450 440
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 95 96 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 53
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £301 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £650 £637
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £359
% change year-on-year
- +25.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -4 62 £450 -18.18% 11
South East -37 11 £550 +33.33% 4
East Midlands +1 7 £450 -18.18% 4
Yorkshire -9 5 £380 +26.66% 1
East of England +5 2 £413 -2.94% 2
North East -1 2 - -
North West -15 2 £438 +56.25% 4
South West -19 2 £444 - 4
West Midlands - 2 £395 -
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 80 (41.67%) Finance
3 43 (22.40%) Continuous Improvement
4 42 (21.88%) ITIL
5 38 (19.79%) Project Management
6 36 (18.75%) SAP
7 34 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (17.19%) PRINCE2
8 33 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (16.67%) Banking
10 29 (15.10%) Process Improvement
11 26 (13.54%) SAP Certification
12 24 (12.50%) Service Management
12 24 (12.50%) MS Visio
12 24 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 24 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 23 (11.98%) ERP
13 23 (11.98%) Manufacturing
14 21 (10.94%) Change Management
14 21 (10.94%) Telecoms
15 19 (9.90%) MS Office
16 18 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (8.85%) Workflow
17 17 (8.85%) FMCG
17 17 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (8.33%) Service Delivery
18 16 (8.33%) PMI Certification
19 15 (7.81%) Law
19 15 (7.81%) Legal
19 15 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 24 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 19 (9.90%) MS Office
3 15 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (5.73%) MS Project
5 9 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (6.77%) SAP FI-AP
2 5 (2.60%) SAP SRM
3 4 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (1.04%) Misys Midas
5 2 (1.04%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.52%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.52%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.65%) Internet
2 5 (2.60%) Broadband
3 2 (1.04%) LAN
3 2 (1.04%) WAN
3 2 (1.04%) VPN
3 2 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.65%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.04%) DB2
3 2 (1.04%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) ERwin
2 1 (0.52%) LSMW
General
1 80 (41.67%) Finance
2 32 (16.67%) Banking
3 23 (11.98%) Manufacturing
4 21 (10.94%) Telecoms
5 18 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (7.81%) Law
6 15 (7.81%) Legal
7 12 (6.25%) Retail
8 7 (3.65%) Retail Banking
9 5 (2.60%) Marketing
9 5 (2.60%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.56%) Front Office
10 3 (1.56%) Automotive
11 2 (1.04%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.52%) Billing
12 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (25.52%) Consultant
2 47 (24.48%) Analyst
3 28 (14.58%) SAP Consultant
4 25 (13.02%) Business Analyst
5 20 (10.42%) Process Analyst
6 19 (9.90%) Project Manager
7 16 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
8 15 (7.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 13 (6.77%) Service Manager
10 12 (6.25%) Process Consultant
11 9 (4.69%) Business Process Analyst
11 9 (4.69%) Architect
12 8 (4.17%) Programme Manager
13 7 (3.65%) Transition Manager
13 7 (3.65%) Process Manager
13 7 (3.65%) Service Transition Manager
14 6 (3.13%) Developer
14 6 (3.13%) Business Consultant
15 5 (2.60%) Management Consultant
15 5 (2.60%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.04%) Middleware
2 1 (0.52%) BAPI
2 1 (0.52%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.52%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.85%) FMCG
3 6 (3.13%) PMI
4 5 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.60%) DTV
5 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.04%) AS400
5 2 (1.04%) Statistics
5 2 (1.04%) NHS
5 2 (1.04%) HACMP
5 2 (1.04%) iSeries
5 2 (1.04%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.04%) Open Source
5 2 (1.04%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.08%) UNIX
2 2 (1.04%) AIX
2 2 (1.04%) Solaris
2 2 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 43 (22.40%) Continuous Improvement
3 42 (21.88%) ITIL
4 38 (19.79%) Project Management
5 34 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (17.19%) PRINCE2
7 29 (15.10%) Process Improvement
8 24 (12.50%) Service Management
9 23 (11.98%) ERP
10 21 (10.94%) Change Management
11 17 (8.85%) Workflow
11 17 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 14 (7.29%) Process Management
14 13 (6.77%) Business Transformation
15 12 (6.25%) Change Control
16 11 (5.73%) Business Analysis
16 11 (5.73%) Release Management
16 11 (5.73%) BPR
16 11 (5.73%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.60%) C
2 2 (1.04%) RPG
2 2 (1.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.04%) RPG/400
2 2 (1.04%) RPG IV
3 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (13.54%) SAP Certification
2 24 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 24 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 16 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 14 (7.29%) Degree
5 13 (6.77%) PMP
6 7 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (3.65%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.13%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 5 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.60%) APMP
9 3 (1.56%) MBA
10 2 (1.04%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (1.04%) IBM AIX Certification
10 2 (1.04%) MAPM
10 2 (1.04%) VCP4
11 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.56%) P3O
3 3 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.04%) QA
4 2 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) GPFS
Vendors
1 36 (18.75%) SAP
2 14 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.73%) IBM
4 4 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.08%) Remedy
4 4 (2.08%) BMC
5 3 (1.56%) Cognos
5 3 (1.56%) Oracle
6 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.04%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.52%) Open Text
7 1 (0.52%) Google
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