The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 140 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.096% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£393 £366 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +89.47%
Lean Six Sigma
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2228 2013 2127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.32% 70.24% 64.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1030 1130
Average daily rate £368 £333 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 99 108
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Cheshire 0 3 £393 -
Merseyside - - - -
Manchester - - - - 3
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) NHS

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Billing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Solution Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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