The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 142 137 134
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 3 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.71 £21.56
% change year-on-year
- +121.34%
Lean Six Sigma
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2362 2478 2280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.67% 77.32% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1575 1661 1530
Median daily rate £390 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 111 100
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.63 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £55.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Wiltshire -4 3 £450 -14.28%
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (50.00%) Service Design
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (25.00%) BPR
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Service Design Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Service Design
3 2 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (25.00%) BPR
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt