The table below looks at the statistics for DMAIC skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMAIC over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control)
Rank 434 429 421
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing DMAIC 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.016% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £575 £407 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.27% -22.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.96 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.01%
DMAIC
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18895 19269 18972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.31% 81.64% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13653 13770 13293
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 232 231
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £64.25 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

DMAIC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DMAIC Jobs Demand Trend in London

DMAIC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DMAIC Daily Rate Trend in London

DMAIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DMAIC 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 London region with a requirement for DMAIC.

1 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) PMBOK
4 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Process Management
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Animation
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
5 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) Lotus
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall

DMAIC
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Animation
4 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Six Sigma
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Process Management
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Lotus
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy