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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 133 127
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -6
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.12% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.14% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1446 2132 2230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.97% 82.76% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 1151 1260
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +76.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.80 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Lean Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 6 £538 +2.38%
Glasgow - 1 £500 -
Stirling - 1 £350 -
Lean Six Sigma
UK

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (25.00%) Service Design
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Law
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Coach
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Improvement Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Security Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Service Design
4 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland