The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 106 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.065% 0.53% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.61% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £525 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Six Sigma
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1316 1139 958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.90% 85.70% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 783 653
Median daily rate £425 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £253 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Median hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £32.20 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Six Sigma
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 4 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
2 3 (75.00%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (75.00%) Process Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Process Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Process Management
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt