The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 173 180 176
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 17 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
Average daily rate
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£475 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £343 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £670 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £11.45 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+188.20% -65.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3980 4626 4339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.66% 77.34% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3102 3394 3315
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 75
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.10% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.25 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, 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 18 (47.37%) Finance
1 18 (47.37%) Lean Six Sigma
2 17 (44.74%) Project Management
3 16 (42.11%) PRINCE2
4 15 (39.47%) Change Management
5 13 (34.21%) ITIL
6 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (26.32%) Banking
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 8 (21.05%) MS Visio
8 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.79%) MS Project
9 6 (15.79%) MS Office
9 6 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) PMI Certification
10 5 (13.16%) BPR
11 4 (10.53%) PMP
11 4 (10.53%) Process Management
11 4 (10.53%) Validation
11 4 (10.53%) Business Transformation
11 4 (10.53%) APMP
11 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
11 4 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (10.53%) BPMN
11 4 (10.53%) Degree
12 3 (7.89%) Information Management
12 3 (7.89%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 6 (15.79%) MS Project
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.63%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
1 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.63%) MS Access
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Law
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) TM1 Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Process Manager
6 1 (2.63%) CRM Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Process Improvement Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Designer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Banking Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Lean Six Sigma
2 17 (44.74%) Project Management
3 16 (42.11%) PRINCE2
4 15 (39.47%) Change Management
5 13 (34.21%) ITIL
6 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (13.16%) BPR
10 4 (10.53%) Process Management
10 4 (10.53%) Validation
10 4 (10.53%) Business Transformation
10 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
10 4 (10.53%) BPMN
11 3 (7.89%) Information Management
11 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.89%) Service Management
11 3 (7.89%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (13.16%) PMI Certification
3 4 (10.53%) PMP
3 4 (10.53%) APMP
3 4 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) IIBA
4 2 (5.26%) CBAP
5 1 (2.63%) MAPM
5 1 (2.63%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (2.63%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) P3O
1 2 (5.26%) COBIT
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) SAP
1 3 (7.89%) Cognos
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) BMC
2 2 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
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