The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 23 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.37% 0.57% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 0.66% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£425 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +89.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 151 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 75.36% 86.78% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 60 105
Average daily rate £425 £475 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
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 Northampton

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CRISC
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) RACF
3 3 (60.00%) SAS
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) QiCA
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) MS Access
4 2 (40.00%) OLE
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Information Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) OLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CRISC
2 2 (40.00%) QiCA
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle