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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
England / South East
Rank 228 245 246
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 6 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £403 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.01% -10.55%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5882 6705 7068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 80.01% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3459 4007 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 289 242
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Berkshire +5 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +7 1 - -
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 21 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Service Management
4 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 6 (28.57%) BPMN
5 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (23.81%) UML
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (19.05%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) ISEB
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Legal
7 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
8 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 3 (14.29%) BPR
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Broadband
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (9.52%) Data Mart
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) DataStage
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Toad
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Local Government
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Cognos BI Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) OSS Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Report Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Transition Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Digital TV
3 2 (9.52%) Frameworx
3 2 (9.52%) SCADA
4 1 (4.76%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 7 (33.33%) Service Management
4 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (28.57%) BPMN
5 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (23.81%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISEB
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (4.76%) CBAP
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) EFQM
3 1 (4.76%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cognos
1 2 (9.52%) Informatica
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com