The first table below looks at the demand for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 23 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 Reading 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 73 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.094% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £525 £340 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.41% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
783 558 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.25% 70.54% 63.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 237 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 20
Average hourly rate £22.25 £16.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.06% +4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Lean Six Sigma
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Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Lean Six Sigma
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) eTOM
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Process Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) eTOM
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB