Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Lean Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Thinking over the 6 months to 23 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 Thinking
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Lean Thinking 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.042% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median daily rate - - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Lean Thinking 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,129 1,943 2,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.93% 87.92% 89.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,496 1,373 1,644
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £294
90th Percentile £575 £545 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 38
Leeds median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -0.70%
10th Percentile £12.10 £11.75 £10.20
90th Percentile £36.98 £28.97 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +21.16% -2.07% -3.33%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lean Thinking 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Lean Thinking.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Lean Thinking
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories