The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lean Six Sigma
Rank 136 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.085% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.11% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £380 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £380 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £380 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.71 £21.56 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+121.34% -40.12%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2377 1781 1549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.68% 75.98% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1109 843
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 63
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Lean Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lean Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
South Yorkshire - 2 £290 -
West Yorkshire -25 1 £330 -13.15%
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England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 13 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (23.08%) NHS
3 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) BPMN
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) TQM
5 1 (7.69%) BPR
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Process Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) BPMN
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) BPR
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) TQM
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft