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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 21 20
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.95% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.10% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £402 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.15% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +32.81%

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
71 91 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 72.45% 86.67% 85.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 69 50
Median daily rate £413 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £301 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 14
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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