The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 38 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 12 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.40% 1.51% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 1.89% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 - -
Lean Six Sigma
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
402 264 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.24% 79.76% 66.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 171 89
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £16.17 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Lean Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 7 £500 -9.09%
Lean Six Sigma
East Midlands

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 16 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.25%) PMI
9 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
9 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
9 1 (6.25%) BPR
9 1 (6.25%) VB
9 1 (6.25%) MS Project
9 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
9 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 1 (6.25%) BPR
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Google