The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 68 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.59% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £390 £475 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +16.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £11.45
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +179.47%
Six Sigma
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
687 671 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.30% 77.13% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 509 439
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Six Sigma across the Bristol region.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Six Sigma
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma.

1 6 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) DMAIC
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Robotics
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous improvement Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Improvement Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) DMAIC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt