The first table below looks at the demand for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 28 July 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 London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 353 354 380
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 46 58 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 35
Average daily rate
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£450 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £725 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.56 £36.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.12% +89.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18130 18561 19511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.89% 76.53% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12666 12903 12947
Average daily rate £445 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 256 371
Average hourly rate £20.16 £27.50 £27.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.69% -1.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.70 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in London

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lean Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the London region.

Lean Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 4 £420 -16.10% 1
Hackney - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
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England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 80 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 36 (45.00%) Finance
3 24 (30.00%) Project Management
4 21 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.75%) Manufacturing
5 19 (23.75%) Change Management
6 18 (22.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 17 (21.25%) Process Improvement
7 17 (21.25%) Banking
8 16 (20.00%) SAP
9 15 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (16.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2
11 12 (15.00%) SAP Certification
11 12 (15.00%) Procure-to-pay
11 12 (15.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 10 (12.50%) ITIL
13 9 (11.25%) BPR
13 9 (11.25%) PMI Certification
13 9 (11.25%) Performance Improvement
14 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
14 8 (10.00%) Degree
14 8 (10.00%) Retail
14 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (10.00%) Investment Banking
15 7 (8.75%) SAP SRM
15 7 (8.75%) SAP BW
15 7 (8.75%) C
15 7 (8.75%) FMCG
16 6 (7.50%) MS Excel

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.50%) MS Project
5 1 (1.25%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) SAP SRM
2 5 (6.25%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (2.50%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.25%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.25%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) LAN
1 1 (1.25%) WAN
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Manufacturing
3 17 (21.25%) Banking
4 13 (16.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (10.00%) Retail
6 5 (6.25%) Marketing
7 3 (3.75%) Billing
8 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.50%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.25%) French Language
9 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Consultant
2 18 (22.50%) Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 14 (17.50%) SAP Consultant
5 10 (12.50%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 10 (12.50%) Process Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.75%) SAP P2P Consultant
8 6 (7.50%) Process Manager
9 5 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
9 5 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Business Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Process Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Process Improvement Manager
11 3 (3.75%) Business Manager
12 2 (2.50%) Head of IT
12 2 (2.50%) QA Engineer
12 2 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) FMCG
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.25%) PMI
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.25%) Equities
5 1 (1.25%) Economics
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) Informatics
5 1 (1.25%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 24 (30.00%) Project Management
3 21 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (23.75%) Change Management
5 17 (21.25%) Process Improvement
6 15 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 12 (15.00%) Procure-to-pay
8 10 (12.50%) ITIL
9 9 (11.25%) BPR
9 9 (11.25%) Performance Improvement
10 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.50%) PRINCE
12 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
13 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.00%) Benchmarking
13 4 (5.00%) UML
13 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) C
2 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 12 (15.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 12 (15.00%) SAP Certification
3 9 (11.25%) PMI Certification
4 8 (10.00%) Degree
5 5 (6.25%) PMP
6 4 (5.00%) ISEB
7 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.50%) CBAP
8 2 (2.50%) APMP
8 2 (2.50%) CITP
8 2 (2.50%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (2.50%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (1.25%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.25%) Basel II
3 1 (1.25%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.25%) EMIR
3 1 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) SAP
2 6 (7.50%) Open Text
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.25%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos
4 1 (1.25%) Minitab
4 1 (1.25%) Casewise
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Rate: £1000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 26 days ago