The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 222 231 218
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 31 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 7
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£445 £443 £535
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% -17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £360 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £682 £700 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 - £50.00
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6958 6432 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.36% 72.84% 71.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4001 3544 2974
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 252 234
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 2 June 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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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
Hampshire +8 12 £361 +0.27%
West Sussex - 6 £690 -
East Sussex - 5 £435 -
Surrey - 4 - -
Berkshire +2 3 £426 -39.10% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £650 -
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 42 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
3 12 (28.57%) ITIL
4 9 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (21.43%) BPMN
4 9 (21.43%) Coaching
5 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (19.05%) Service Management
6 7 (16.67%) Broadband
6 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
6 7 (16.67%) DTV
6 7 (16.67%) Internet
6 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
8 5 (11.90%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (11.90%) Business Process Mapping
8 5 (11.90%) Document Management
8 5 (11.90%) Freedom of Information
8 5 (11.90%) EDMS
8 5 (11.90%) Migration
9 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
9 4 (9.52%) Documentum
9 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
9 4 (9.52%) OpenText
10 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Broadband
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) EDMS
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Transition Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Process Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Change Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Business Change Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Process Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Business Process Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Business Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Business Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Change Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Deployment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) DTV
2 5 (11.90%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (11.90%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 12 (28.57%) ITIL
3 9 (21.43%) BPMN
3 9 (21.43%) Coaching
4 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) Service Management
5 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.90%) Business Process Mapping
6 5 (11.90%) Document Management
6 5 (11.90%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) OpenText