The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 27 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 90 87
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 7 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.63% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £475 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £47.71

Lean Six Sigma is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1315 1264 1216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.50% 81.71% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 784 744
Median daily rate £410 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £19.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.28% -22.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Lean Six Sigma as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lean Six Sigma in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Lincolnshire - 3 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £250 -
Derbyshire - 1 £500 -
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England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (25.00%) Pega
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) NHS
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Process Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (8.33%) FNZ
5 1 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Asset and Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Lean Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Wrap Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Process Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Pega
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) FNZ
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau