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 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
London / City of London
Rank 135 139 174
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +35
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 18 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 14
Median daily rate £525 £675 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +42.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £352 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £775 £552
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2494 2719 4248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.57% 86.62% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1981 2157 3315
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 17 (60.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Use Case
5 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (32.14%) Project Management
5 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 8 (28.57%) ISEB
6 8 (28.57%) CBAP
7 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.00%) SWOT Analysis
7 7 (25.00%) Swim Lanes
7 7 (25.00%) UML
8 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
8 6 (21.43%) CITP
8 6 (21.43%) Chartered Engineer
9 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
10 3 (10.71%) Equities
10 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.71%) IBM Blueworks

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
4 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) HFM
1 1 (3.57%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Essbase
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Analyst
2 12 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Process Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) IT Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Project Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Business Change Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Business Process Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) ERP Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) HR Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Hyperion Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Lean Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Process Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Equities
2 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.14%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.57%) Blog
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) Project Management
4 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (32.14%) Use Case
5 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 7 (25.00%) Swim Lanes
6 7 (25.00%) SWOT Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) UML
7 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Business Process Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.14%) BPMN
9 2 (7.14%) BPR
9 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) CBAP
1 8 (28.57%) ISEB
2 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Chartered Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) CITP
4 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (3.57%) CISM
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
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