The first table below looks at the demand for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 68 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.79% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.02% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Average daily rate £400 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.29% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 492 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 77.85% 69.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 258 320
Average daily rate £413 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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East of England

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Vacancies
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) DMAIC
3 1 (33.33%) PDM
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) DMAIC
3 1 (33.33%) PDM
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt