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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 384 396 385
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11  
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 40 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 28
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £393 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £615 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £47.71

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18040 18590 18928
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.66% 85.36% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12911 13593 13436
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 157 253
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £46.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 7 £330 -37.14% 3
Docklands, London - 3 £613 -
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 61 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 28 (45.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (39.34%) PRINCE2
4 21 (34.43%) ITIL
4 21 (34.43%) Business Analysis
5 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (27.87%) Change Management
6 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (26.23%) Banking
8 14 (22.95%) Process Improvement
9 13 (21.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 13 (21.31%) Project Management
10 12 (19.67%) UML
11 10 (16.39%) ISEB
11 10 (16.39%) Analytics
12 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
12 9 (14.75%) Use Case
12 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
12 9 (14.75%) CBAP
13 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
13 8 (13.11%) BPMN
13 8 (13.11%) Degree
13 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
13 8 (13.11%) Swim Lanes
14 7 (11.48%) Data Analytics
14 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
14 7 (11.48%) CITP
14 7 (11.48%) SWOT Analysis
14 7 (11.48%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt

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:

Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) EDMS
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.28%) Automotive
6 2 (3.28%) Law
6 2 (3.28%) Legal
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.64%) Back Office
7 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Analyst
2 18 (29.51%) Business Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) Project Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Lean Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Six Sigma Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Business Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Process Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Analytics Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Business Process Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Data Analytics Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Business Process Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement Manager
10 2 (3.28%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.28%) Information Systems Manager
10 2 (3.28%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.84%) PMI
4 5 (8.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (6.56%) Robotics
6 2 (3.28%) Fintech
7 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.64%) FMCG
7 1 (1.64%) IVR
7 1 (1.64%) Life Science
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 28 (45.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (39.34%) PRINCE2
4 21 (34.43%) Business Analysis
4 21 (34.43%) ITIL
5 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.87%) Change Management
6 14 (22.95%) Process Improvement
7 13 (21.31%) Project Management
8 12 (19.67%) UML
9 10 (16.39%) Analytics
10 9 (14.75%) Use Case
11 8 (13.11%) BPMN
11 8 (13.11%) Swim Lanes
12 7 (11.48%) Data Analytics
12 7 (11.48%) SWOT Analysis
13 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (8.20%) ERP
15 4 (6.56%) GAP Analysis
15 4 (6.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 10 (16.39%) ISEB
3 9 (14.75%) CBAP
3 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
4 8 (13.11%) Degree
4 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
5 7 (11.48%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) CITP
5 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
5 7 (11.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 7 (11.48%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 3 (4.92%) Master's Degree
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.64%) PMP
8 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) PMO
2 2 (3.28%) MiFID
2 2 (3.28%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) GDPR
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) SAP
2 3 (4.92%) Bloomberg
2 3 (4.92%) Minitab
2 3 (4.92%) Reuters
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.64%) Ariba
4 1 (1.64%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.64%) WorldPay
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £535 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago