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 26 June 2016 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 237 243 238
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 25 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 9
Median daily rate £425 £445 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +23.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £361 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £658 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.71 £13.11
% change year-on-year
- +263.92%
Lean Six Sigma
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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
7099 7500 6931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.51% 79.47% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4345 4345 3834
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 251 261
Median hourly rate £32.50 £23.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 26 June 2016.

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +7 11 £361 - 1
Berkshire -3 9 £525 +23.16% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £450 - 1
East Sussex +7 1 £450 +3.44%
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
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Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL
3 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
4 11 (30.56%) Service Management
5 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.78%) BPR
6 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (25.00%) Finance
7 8 (22.22%) UML
7 8 (22.22%) BPMN
8 7 (19.44%) Frameworx
8 7 (19.44%) ISEB
9 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
10 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Workflow
10 5 (13.89%) ITSM
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.89%) CRM
10 5 (13.89%) ERP
11 4 (11.11%) Broadband
11 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
11 4 (11.11%) DTV
11 4 (11.11%) Internet
11 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (11.11%) Workflow Management
11 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis

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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.78%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Broadband
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Mart
1 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.33%) DataStage
1 3 (8.33%) OLAP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Process Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Transition Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Business Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Architect
5 3 (8.33%) OSS Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) UML Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) UML Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Improvement Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Frameworx
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) DTV
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.56%) Statistics
5 1 (2.78%) FMCG
5 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Service Management
4 10 (27.78%) BPR
4 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (22.22%) BPMN
6 8 (22.22%) UML
7 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) CRM
8 5 (13.89%) ERP
8 5 (13.89%) ITSM
8 5 (13.89%) Workflow
9 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.11%) Workflow Management
10 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) ISEB
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) SAP Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Cognos
2 3 (8.33%) Informatica
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.78%) Motorola
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com