Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 July 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 > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 352 351
Rank change year-on-year +55 -1 -9
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 52 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 32
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.03% +24.31%
10th Percentile £313 £352 £356
90th Percentile £524 £564 £690
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £53.75 - £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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 13265 15238 15729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.58% 81.96% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7722 9347 9070
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 533 556
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% +8.89% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.72 £12.00 £12.04
90th Percentile £51.75 £50.20 £46.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lean Six Sigma in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Hampshire +21 21 £360 -0.28% 3
Thames Valley -2 12 £500 +11.11% 2
West Sussex +21 10 £436 -3.11% 1
Berkshire +28 8 £505 +9.19% 1
Surrey - 5 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £425 -
Middlesex +6 2 - -
East Sussex +4 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire -24 1 - - 1
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 52 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 22 (42.31%) ITIL
3 21 (40.38%) BPMN
4 20 (38.46%) Business Process Modelling
5 19 (36.54%) Process Improvement
6 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
7 16 (30.77%) ISEB
7 16 (30.77%) UML
8 14 (26.92%) BPR
9 13 (25.00%) Service Management
10 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (19.23%) CRM
11 10 (19.23%) ERP
12 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
12 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (17.31%) ITSM
12 9 (17.31%) Frameworx
13 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (13.46%) Marketing
13 7 (13.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (13.46%) Workflow
13 7 (13.46%) Finance
13 7 (13.46%) Project Management
14 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Project
14 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
14 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
14 6 (11.54%) Coaching
15 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (9.62%) Workflow Management
16 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.92%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) PaaS
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Broadband
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) OLAP
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Analyst
2 17 (32.69%) Business Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Process Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Telecoms Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) OSS Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Lean Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Service Transition Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Transition Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Communications Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Communications Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Process Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Six Sigma Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Frameworx
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.85%) FMCG
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 22 (42.31%) ITIL
3 21 (40.38%) BPMN
4 20 (38.46%) Business Process Modelling
5 19 (36.54%) Process Improvement
6 16 (30.77%) UML
7 14 (26.92%) BPR
8 13 (25.00%) Service Management
9 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (19.23%) CRM
10 10 (19.23%) ERP
11 9 (17.31%) ITSM
11 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
11 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (13.46%) Project Management
12 7 (13.46%) Workflow
13 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
13 6 (11.54%) Coaching
14 5 (9.62%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
1 1 (1.92%) Tcl
1 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) ISEB
2 7 (13.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.69%) PMP
5 2 (3.85%) Degree
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.92%) CCA
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.92%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) SAP
2 2 (3.85%) Cognos
2 2 (3.85%) Minitab
2 2 (3.85%) Motorola
3 1 (1.92%) Concur
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
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