The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Manufacturing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lean Manufacturing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lean Manufacturing
Rank - 606 573
Contract jobs citing Lean Manufacturing 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.007% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £519 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.70

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41761 40034 37146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.19% 77.60% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27350 25609 22516
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1211 1053 1129
Average hourly rate £39.27 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.03% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Lean Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lean Manufacturing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Lean Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lean Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lean Manufacturing within the UK.

Lean Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lean Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lean Manufacturing within the UK.

Lean Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lean Manufacturing
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Lean Manufacturing 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 Manufacturing.

1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) TQM
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) PLM
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures

Lean Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Lean Manufacturing 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 Manufacturing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) TQM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt