Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 10 December 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 33 45
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.36% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - £350 -
West Midlands median daily rate £314 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -30.28% -5.26% +37.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 253 221 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 85.19% 84.03% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 151 223
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.13% -6.71%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £204
90th Percentile £463 £475 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 20
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -42.00% +80.51%
10th Percentile £13.18 £12.22 £19.93
90th Percentile £58.45 £48.00 £61.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.56% +38.89% -10.00%

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in Staffordshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in Staffordshire