Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 169 180
Rank change year-on-year +43 +11 -36
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 28 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.93% 0.056% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £508 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.41% +17.24% -4.61%
10th Percentile £350 £425 £318
90th Percentile £545 £425 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £510 £425 £340
% change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -28.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2560 3075 3770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.80% 86.28% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1764 2021 2595
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in West Yorkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in West Yorkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lean Six Sigma in West Yorkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Leeds +39 28 £508 +19.41% 1
Lean Six Sigma
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 27 (96.43%) Six Sigma
2 17 (60.71%) Change Management
2 17 (60.71%) Service Design
3 16 (57.14%) Project Management
4 11 (39.29%) Behavioural Change
5 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
8 5 (17.86%) BPMN
9 4 (14.29%) Reference Data
9 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.29%) Workflow
10 3 (10.71%) SMS
10 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
10 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
10 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
10 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
11 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (7.14%) ISEB
11 2 (7.14%) NHS
11 2 (7.14%) Banking
12 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
12 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (3.57%) Degree
12 1 (3.57%) SWOT Analysis

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SMS
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Architect
2 15 (53.57%) Business Architect
3 9 (32.14%) Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Process Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Six Sigma
2 17 (60.71%) Change Management
2 17 (60.71%) Service Design
3 16 (57.14%) Project Management
4 11 (39.29%) Behavioural Change
5 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.86%) BPMN
8 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 4 (14.29%) Workflow
9 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
9 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
9 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
10 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
11 1 (3.57%) Acceptance Criteria
11 1 (3.57%) Customer Analysis
11 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) CBAP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft