Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 200 212
Rank change year-on-year +51 +12 -31
Contract jobs citing Lean Six Sigma 32 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.72% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 7
Yorkshire median daily rate £510 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +23.19% -40.00%
10th Percentile £350 £310 £281
90th Percentile £545 £463 £375
England median daily rate £432 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -4.00% +6.51% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - £47.71

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3694 4558 5182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.61% 84.05% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2454 2965 3551
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £262
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 133 180
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72% -
10th Percentile £9.92 £11.01 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £36.60 £34.08
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Lean Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lean Six Sigma in Yorkshire

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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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Six Sigma in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +45 28 £508 +19.41% 1
Humberside - 1 £545 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Lean Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Lean Six Sigma.

1 31 (96.88%) Six Sigma
2 20 (62.50%) Change Management
3 19 (59.38%) Service Design
4 18 (56.25%) Project Management
5 14 (43.75%) Behavioural Change
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) Reference Data
8 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
8 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
9 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
9 5 (15.63%) Data Architecture
9 5 (15.63%) Data Quality
9 5 (15.63%) BPMN
10 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.50%) Workflow
10 4 (12.50%) SMS
11 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
12 2 (6.25%) ISEB
12 2 (6.25%) NHS
12 2 (6.25%) Banking
12 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
13 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
13 1 (3.13%) Process Management
13 1 (3.13%) Finance

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 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SMS
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Architect
2 16 (50.00%) Business Architect
3 10 (31.25%) Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Process Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Technical Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Architect
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Service Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Software Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Six Sigma
2 20 (62.50%) Change Management
3 19 (59.38%) Service Design
4 18 (56.25%) Project Management
5 14 (43.75%) Behavioural Change
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
9 5 (15.63%) BPMN
9 5 (15.63%) Data Architecture
9 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
10 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) Workflow
11 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
12 1 (3.13%) Acceptance Criteria
12 1 (3.13%) Coaching
12 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
12 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) CBAP
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow