The first table below looks at the demand for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 17 April 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 Oxford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.29% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 192 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 65.55% 75.89% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 109 110
Average daily rate £325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £498 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 14
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -53.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.43 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £67.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Lean Six Sigma
Oxfordshire

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Lean Six Sigma
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) C-shell
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) C-shell
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat