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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Six Sigma
England / London
Rank 381 380 345
Rank change year-on-year -1 -35  
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 21 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.21% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 43
Median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £349 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £631 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +9.37% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
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 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 16350 18715 17143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.09% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11752 13518 12038
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 190 241
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 +9 4 £625 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £569 -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Lean Six Sigma
England

Lean Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 73 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 41 (56.16%) Finance
3 34 (46.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (38.36%) Change Management
5 24 (32.88%) ITIL
5 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (30.14%) PRINCE2
7 21 (28.77%) Business Analysis
8 20 (27.40%) Project Management
9 16 (21.92%) ISEB
10 15 (20.55%) Process Improvement
11 14 (19.18%) UML
11 14 (19.18%) Banking
12 13 (17.81%) CBAP
13 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (16.44%) MiFID
13 12 (16.44%) ERP
14 11 (15.07%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 11 (15.07%) Use Case
14 11 (15.07%) DV Cleared
14 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
14 11 (15.07%) Target Operating Model
15 10 (13.70%) Swim Lanes
15 10 (13.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 10 (13.70%) SWOT Analysis
16 9 (12.33%) CITP
16 9 (12.33%) SAP
16 9 (12.33%) Market Risk
16 9 (12.33%) Chartered Engineer
16 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Engagement

Lean Six Sigma
Top Related 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 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Office
1 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.59%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.74%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.37%) HFM
2 1 (1.37%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.37%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) DB2
1 1 (1.37%) EDMS
1 1 (1.37%) Essbase
General
1 41 (56.16%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.74%) Automotive
6 2 (2.74%) Dutch Language
6 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.37%) Back Office
7 1 (1.37%) Games
7 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Analyst
2 27 (36.99%) Business Analyst
3 16 (21.92%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.33%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Process Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Business Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.11%) ERP Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Lean Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Migration Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.33%) Market Risk
3 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.22%) Credit Risk
5 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.11%) Fintech
7 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.74%) PMI
7 2 (2.74%) User Experience
8 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.37%) FMCG
8 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 34 (46.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (38.36%) Change Management
4 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (32.88%) ITIL
5 22 (30.14%) PRINCE2
6 21 (28.77%) Business Analysis
7 20 (27.40%) Project Management
8 15 (20.55%) Process Improvement
9 14 (19.18%) UML
10 12 (16.44%) ERP
11 11 (15.07%) Target Operating Model
11 11 (15.07%) Use Case
12 10 (13.70%) Swim Lanes
12 10 (13.70%) SWOT Analysis
13 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (9.59%) Waterfall
15 6 (8.22%) Business Process Analysis
15 6 (8.22%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) ISEB
2 13 (17.81%) CBAP
3 11 (15.07%) DV Cleared
3 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.07%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 10 (13.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 9 (12.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) CITP
6 8 (10.96%) Degree
7 3 (4.11%) PMP
8 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.74%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) MiFID
2 8 (10.96%) Basel III
3 6 (8.22%) PMO
4 5 (6.85%) PMBOK
5 3 (4.11%) GDPR
6 2 (2.74%) GxP
7 1 (1.37%) COBIT
7 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.37%) QA
7 1 (1.37%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) SAP
2 2 (2.74%) Baan
2 2 (2.74%) JD Edwards
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Ariba
3 1 (1.37%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.37%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.37%) Tableau
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago