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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 521 488 512
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 100 112 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 90 54
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £361 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £450 £394
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +14.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.35 -
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
41811 39981 38714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 78.99% 77.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27954 25305 24543
Average daily rate £445 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1164 1124
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
London -15 37 £500 +11.11% 13
East Midlands +9 15 £375 -16.66%
South East -29 15 £400 -11.11% 5
North East -19 11 £285 - 1
Yorkshire +2 10 £450 +5.88% 2
West Midlands -11 7 £550 +37.50% 2
East of England +7 2 £425 -32.00%
North West -14 2 £401 -10.83% 4
South West -3 1 - - 1
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 53 (27.60%) Finance
3 47 (24.48%) ITIL
4 37 (19.27%) Process Improvement
5 31 (16.15%) Service Management
6 30 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (15.10%) SAP
8 28 (14.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 27 (14.06%) Project Management
10 26 (13.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 24 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 23 (11.98%) Change Management
12 23 (11.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (10.42%) Banking
14 19 (9.90%) ITSM
14 19 (9.90%) SAP Certification
15 18 (9.38%) Configuration Management
15 18 (9.38%) Degree
15 18 (9.38%) FMCG
16 17 (8.85%) Waterfall
16 17 (8.85%) MS Visio
17 16 (8.33%) Release Management
17 16 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (8.33%) Business Analysis
17 16 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 15 (7.81%) Coaching
18 15 (7.81%) Manufacturing
19 14 (7.29%) Workflow
19 14 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (2.60%) Apache
1 5 (2.60%) CMS
2 2 (1.04%) SAS
2 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (8.85%) MS Visio
2 13 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.77%) MS Office
3 6 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.17%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 8 (4.17%) SAP SRM
2 5 (2.60%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.60%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.60%) SAP MDM
3 2 (1.04%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (1.04%) SAP Travel Management
4 1 (0.52%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.52%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.77%) Firewall
1 13 (6.77%) LAN
2 11 (5.73%) VPN
2 11 (5.73%) WAN
3 1 (0.52%) Broadband
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.77%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.04%) Big Data
2 2 (1.04%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.04%) DataStage
2 2 (1.04%) GIS
2 2 (1.04%) MS Access
2 2 (1.04%) OLAP
3 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (5.73%) Jenkins
1 11 (5.73%) Maven
2 10 (5.21%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.21%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (5.21%) Subversion
3 2 (1.04%) Hudson
3 2 (1.04%) Toad
4 1 (0.52%) VersionOne
General
1 53 (27.60%) Finance
2 20 (10.42%) Banking
3 15 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.13%) Retail
6 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.08%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Back Office
8 2 (1.04%) Billing
8 2 (1.04%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.04%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Local Government
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (33.33%) Analyst
2 45 (23.44%) Consultant
3 32 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 29 (15.10%) Process Analyst
5 24 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
6 15 (7.81%) Functional Consultant
7 13 (6.77%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 11 (5.73%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (5.21%) Software Manager
9 10 (5.21%) Unix Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) Change Manager
10 9 (4.69%) Configuration Manager
10 9 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (4.69%) Software Configuration Manager
11 8 (4.17%) Architect
11 8 (4.17%) SAP SRM Consultant
12 6 (3.13%) Programme Manager
12 6 (3.13%) Service Manager
12 6 (3.13%) Six Sigma Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.77%) Middleware
2 5 (2.60%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.60%) XML
3 2 (1.04%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.38%) FMCG
3 13 (6.77%) HACMP
4 6 (3.13%) User Experience
5 5 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.08%) Statistics
6 4 (2.08%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.04%) PMI
9 1 (0.52%) DTV
9 1 (0.52%) Economics
9 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.52%) Life Science
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.77%) AIX
1 13 (6.77%) Solaris
1 13 (6.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 47 (24.48%) ITIL
3 37 (19.27%) Process Improvement
4 31 (16.15%) Service Management
5 27 (14.06%) Project Management
6 24 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 24 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (11.98%) Change Management
7 23 (11.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (9.90%) ITSM
9 18 (9.38%) Configuration Management
10 17 (8.85%) Waterfall
11 16 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 16 (8.33%) Release Management
11 16 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 15 (7.81%) Coaching
13 14 (7.29%) Business Transformation
13 14 (7.29%) ITIL V3
13 14 (7.29%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.65%) SQL
2 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.04%) C
3 2 (1.04%) MapBasic
3 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (14.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 26 (13.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 19 (9.90%) SAP Certification
4 18 (9.38%) Degree
5 13 (6.77%) IBM AIX Certification
6 10 (5.21%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.69%) ISEB
8 7 (3.65%) CBAP
8 7 (3.65%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 5 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (2.08%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.56%) CCA
12 2 (1.04%) BC Cleared
12 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.04%) MCP
12 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.52%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) COBIT
1 5 (2.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.04%) P3O
2 2 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.52%) EMIR
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) MiFID
3 1 (0.52%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (6.77%) GPFS
2 5 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (15.10%) SAP
2 13 (6.77%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.73%) IBM
4 10 (5.21%) CollabNet
4 10 (5.21%) HP
5 8 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 7 (3.65%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.13%) Minitab
7 6 (3.13%) OpenText
8 5 (2.60%) VMware
9 2 (1.04%) Avaya
9 2 (1.04%) Cognos
9 2 (1.04%) FNZ
9 2 (1.04%) Informatica
9 2 (1.04%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.04%) Mapinfo
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle
9 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.04%) Tableau
10 1 (0.52%) WorldPay
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