Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 138 138
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 -18
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 28 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.55% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 3
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% -19.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £271 £363 £513
90th Percentile £558 £483 £548
England median daily rate £435 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -3.39% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - £47.71

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 2658 2721 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.27% 82.08% 78.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1688 1727 1610
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £249 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 67 85
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £41.00 £39.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

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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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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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +21 21 £348 -15.76%
Lincolnshire - 3 £550 -
Northamptonshire +7 1 - -
Leicestershire -2 1 - -
Derbyshire -15 1 £500 +11.11%
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England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 28 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Process Improvement
4 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
4 18 (64.29%) ITIL
5 17 (60.71%) Project Management
5 17 (60.71%) Matrix Organization
6 15 (53.57%) Business Continuity
7 13 (46.43%) Service Management
8 10 (35.71%) Change Management
8 10 (35.71%) ITIL V3
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) SMS
11 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
12 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
12 3 (10.71%) ITSM
12 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
12 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
12 3 (10.71%) SAP
12 3 (10.71%) Analytics
12 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
13 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
13 2 (7.14%) QlikView
13 2 (7.14%) SAP HANA
13 2 (7.14%) German Language
13 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (7.14%) Release Management
13 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
13 2 (7.14%) Business Analytics

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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 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) QlikView
1 2 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) German Language
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Deployment Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Release Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Availability Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Capacity and Availability Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Capacity Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Asset and Configuration Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Business Improvement Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Business Process Improvement Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Release Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Process Improvement
4 18 (64.29%) ITIL
4 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
5 17 (60.71%) Matrix Organization
5 17 (60.71%) Project Management
6 15 (53.57%) Business Continuity
7 13 (46.43%) Service Management
8 10 (35.71%) Change Management
8 10 (35.71%) ITIL V3
9 3 (10.71%) Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.71%) ITSM
9 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
10 2 (7.14%) Business Analytics
10 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery Management
10 2 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Pega
2 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau