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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 86 85
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.38% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £405 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
881 1054 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.67% 80.03% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 510 520
Median daily rate £403 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.27% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 30
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +72.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Specialist
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt