The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 72 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.78% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Median daily rate £350 £350 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.71 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-21.40% +53.90%
Six Sigma
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
653 1148 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.32% 80.90% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 651 510
Median daily rate £425 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 36
Median hourly rate £29.00 £27.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +81.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.47 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.26 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Buckinghamshire region.

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +4 1 £350 -
Six Sigma
South East

Six Sigma
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 4 (80.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) eTOM
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Improvement Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) eTOM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Solvency II