The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 36
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 1.85% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.11% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.57%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 309 332 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 85.36% 87.60% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 242 190
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.75 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.95 £32.50 £22.50
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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories