The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 168 180 161
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 36 25 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.40% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.53% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 51
Average daily rate £460 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £424 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £580 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-5.34% -14.93%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4716 4704 5860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.77% 74.94% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3472 3577 4134
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 91
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +500.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £17.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Six Sigma
London

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 26 (41.27%) Project Management
2 24 (38.10%) Lean Six Sigma
3 23 (36.51%) Finance
4 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 19 (30.16%) ITIL
6 18 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (25.40%) Banking
9 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
10 9 (14.29%) PMI Certification
11 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
11 8 (12.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
12 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (11.11%) Process Improvement
12 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.11%) PMP
13 6 (9.52%) PMI
13 6 (9.52%) ISEB
14 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
14 5 (7.94%) SAP
14 5 (7.94%) Workflow
14 5 (7.94%) COBIT
14 5 (7.94%) QA
14 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (7.94%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared
15 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 4 (6.35%) Degree

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (6.35%) SAP BW
1 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.17%) OLAP
3 1 (1.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) RequisitePro
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 16 (25.40%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Legal
5 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.76%) Back Office
6 2 (3.17%) Front Office
7 1 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (1.59%) Retail
7 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Project Manager
2 14 (22.22%) Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) Quality Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) QA Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Data Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Process Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.17%) Process Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (3.17%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Information Analyst
7 1 (1.59%) Lean Practitioner
7 1 (1.59%) Data Migration Manager
7 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 1 (1.59%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.52%) PMI
3 4 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.76%) Derivative
5 2 (3.17%) Biometrics
5 2 (3.17%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.59%) NHS
6 1 (1.59%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
1 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Project Management
2 24 (38.10%) Lean Six Sigma
3 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 19 (30.16%) ITIL
5 18 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 5 (7.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Workflow
10 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.35%) Data Management
10 4 (6.35%) CMMI
10 4 (6.35%) UML
10 4 (6.35%) ETL
10 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.35%) SWOT Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Use Case
10 4 (6.35%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) C
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 8 (12.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.11%) PMP
5 6 (9.52%) ISEB
6 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared
7 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (6.35%) Degree
7 4 (6.35%) CITP
8 3 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.76%) CBAP
9 2 (3.17%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.59%) HNC
10 1 (1.59%) HND
10 1 (1.59%) CISA
10 1 (1.59%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) COBIT
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO 9000
3 2 (3.17%) EMIR
3 2 (3.17%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) XenApp
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) SAP
2 4 (6.35%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) BT
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Murex
5 1 (1.59%) Calypso
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 28 days ago