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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control)
Rank 437 413 427
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Contract jobs citing DMAIC 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.011% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £414 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -12.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.70 -
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
19232 18390 19103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.79% 80.79% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13996 12858 13566
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 264 237
Median hourly rate £21.78 £20.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.69 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMAIC within the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £428 -
DMAIC
England

DMAIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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
2 5 (71.43%) PMBOK
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Animation
4 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 3 (42.86%) Process Management
4 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Lotus
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
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

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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Problem 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
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%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Lotus
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy