The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 24 26
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.85% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.00% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.09% +26.56%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 100 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 69.15% 85.47% 82.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 73 75
Median daily rate £425 £375 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £242 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 14
Median hourly rate £32.56 £23.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.07% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.84 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Chester