The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
Rank - 99 84
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.070% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.082% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £525 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +9.37% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.35

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 859 1218 1026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.56% 85.29% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 866 687
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 17
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in Leeds

Lean Six Sigma
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) BPMN
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Process Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BPMN
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt