Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Six Sigma over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Lean Six Sigma
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 234 262
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 +28
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 18 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.29% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 7
City of London median daily rate £500 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -13.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £321 £245 £299
90th Percentile £591 £539 £755
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +12.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Lean Six Sigma is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6210 5816 7704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.39% 87.43% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4932 4656 6127
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £664 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 73
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.87
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £20.50
% change year-on-year +4.06% -5.07% +13.92%

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Lean Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in the City of London

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in the City of London

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lean Six Sigma in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 18 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (44.44%) UML
5 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) SWOT Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) Use Case
6 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
6 7 (38.89%) ISEB
6 7 (38.89%) CBAP
6 7 (38.89%) Swim Lanes
7 6 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
7 6 (33.33%) CITP
7 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (27.78%) Change Management
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
10 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
10 2 (11.11%) Marketing
10 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
10 2 (11.11%) Legal
10 2 (11.11%) Front Office
10 2 (11.11%) Back Office
10 2 (11.11%) Project Management
10 2 (11.11%) CRM

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Process Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Process Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Process Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Process Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL
4 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) SWOT Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) UML
5 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
5 7 (38.89%) Swim Lanes
5 7 (38.89%) Use Case
6 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (27.78%) Change Management
8 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Client Onboarding
9 2 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (11.11%) CRM
9 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
9 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
10 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CBAP
1 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) CITP
3 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Blue Prism
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Murex
1 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow