Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 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 > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 525 544
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19 -29
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 94 94 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 58 50
London median daily rate £430 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.47% -5.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £310 £312 £336
90th Percentile £555 £650 £639
England median daily rate £432 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -4.00% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40964 38955 39069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.95% 86.20% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29788 27920 27910
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 408 469
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.77 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +8.83% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.32 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.45 £50.04 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lean Six Sigma in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London -2 18 £475 +5.56% 1
West London +3 16 £453 -8.59% 1
East London -6 1 £550 +4.76%
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 94 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 27 (28.72%) Process Improvement
3 26 (27.66%) Finance
4 22 (23.40%) Business Analysis
5 20 (21.28%) SAP
5 20 (21.28%) PRINCE2
5 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (20.21%) ITIL
7 17 (18.09%) MS Visio
7 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (17.02%) Project Management
9 15 (15.96%) Change Management
9 15 (15.96%) Banking
10 14 (14.89%) Manufacturing
10 14 (14.89%) ERP
10 14 (14.89%) BPMN
11 13 (13.83%) UML
11 13 (13.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
12 11 (11.70%) Process Management
12 11 (11.70%) Use Case
12 11 (11.70%) SWOT Analysis
13 10 (10.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 10 (10.64%) SAP Certification
14 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (9.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 8 (8.51%) Degree
15 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) SAP HR
2 3 (3.19%) SAP SRM
3 2 (2.13%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.13%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.13%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (3.19%) Office 365
3 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
1 1 (1.06%) Intranet
1 1 (1.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 15 (15.96%) Banking
3 14 (14.89%) Manufacturing
4 13 (13.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (7.45%) Marketing
6 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.19%) Back Office
7 3 (3.19%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.13%) Advertising
8 2 (2.13%) Front Office
8 2 (2.13%) Legal
8 2 (2.13%) Retail
9 1 (1.06%) Automotive
9 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (44.68%) Analyst
2 24 (25.53%) Business Analyst
3 21 (22.34%) Consultant
4 20 (21.28%) Process Analyst
5 12 (12.77%) Business Process Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Functional Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Process Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.32%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Business Architect
9 4 (4.26%) ERP Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Business IT Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Head of Business Improvement
10 3 (3.19%) IT Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.06%) CSS
2 1 (1.06%) CSS3
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) HTML5
2 1 (1.06%) JSON
2 1 (1.06%) Meteor
2 1 (1.06%) RESTful
2 1 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.32%) FMCG
3 4 (4.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.19%) NHS
4 3 (3.19%) PMI
4 3 (3.19%) Robotics
5 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.13%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) iPad
6 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) VMS
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 27 (28.72%) Process Improvement
3 22 (23.40%) Business Analysis
4 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.28%) PRINCE2
5 19 (20.21%) ITIL
5 19 (20.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (17.02%) Project Management
7 15 (15.96%) Change Management
8 14 (14.89%) BPMN
8 14 (14.89%) ERP
9 13 (13.83%) UML
10 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
10 11 (11.70%) Process Management
10 11 (11.70%) SWOT Analysis
10 11 (11.70%) Use Case
11 8 (8.51%) Asset Management
11 8 (8.51%) BPR
11 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.51%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.19%) C
2 2 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (1.06%) C++
3 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) SAP Certification
1 10 (10.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 9 (9.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 8 (8.51%) Degree
4 7 (7.45%) CBAP
4 7 (7.45%) ISEB
4 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.38%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.32%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) CITP
7 4 (4.26%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.19%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.06%) ACCA
10 1 (1.06%) CIMA
10 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.06%) IIBA
10 1 (1.06%) PMP
10 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) COSO
2 2 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.06%) EMIR
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) PSD2
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) SAP
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.45%) ServiceNow
4 6 (6.38%) Concur
5 4 (4.26%) Blue Prism
6 3 (3.19%) Minitab
6 3 (3.19%) Murex
7 1 (1.06%) Ariba
7 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.06%) FXall
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle
7 1 (1.06%) Reuters