The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 141 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 7 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.21% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £400 £465 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +43.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £437 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £493 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.70 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.35 -
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2463 2366 2003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.82% 79.16% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1298 1069
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 63 24
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Lean Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -3 5 £400 -20.00% 1
Stirling - 1 - -
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (30.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (10.00%) MS Project
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) DMAIC
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Coach
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Lean Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Process Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (10.00%) DMAIC
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
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