The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 27 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 138 142
Rank change year-on-year +28 +4  
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.35% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.41% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £400 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +36.36%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1709 2439 2445
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.35% 86.46% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1694 1708
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 35 53
Median hourly rate £15.93 £15.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% -12.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lean Six Sigma in Yorkshire

Lean Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
West Yorkshire +21 5 £400 -
South Yorkshire +5 2 - -
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) BPMN
4 2 (25.00%) Local Government
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (12.50%) Conceptual Models
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification

Lean Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Process Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) UML Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) BPMN
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Conceptual Models
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt