Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 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
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 120 131
Rank change year-on-year -19 +11 +3
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 2 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.073% 0.84% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.99% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 9
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.86% -8.75% -23.81%
10th Percentile £391 £268 £358
90th Percentile £474 £560 £481
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,233 2,625 2,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.47% 84.90% 82.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,450 1,661 1,746
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £262
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 104 61
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.03 £9.65 £8.76
90th Percentile £43.63 £51.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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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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 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire +7 1 £425 -22.73%
Nottinghamshire -9 1 £450 +30.43% 1
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lean Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis

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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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Process Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt