Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 115 124
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £325 £345 £463
90th Percentile £375 £560 £488
Scotland median daily rate £350 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2492 1787 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.33% 83.90% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1024 1353
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +12.62%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £36.68 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Process Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt