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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 148 183 185
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 11 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.22% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.27% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 28
Median daily rate £475 £450 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £388 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £513 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Six Sigma
London

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
2925 4410 5021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.86% 80.47% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 3433 3703
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.74 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016, 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 10 (37.04%) Finance
1 10 (37.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (22.22%) Banking
4 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (18.52%) SAP
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Management
5 5 (18.52%) Process Management
6 4 (14.81%) Electronics
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (11.11%) eTOM
7 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (11.11%) Document Management
7 3 (11.11%) Robotics
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) COBIT
7 3 (11.11%) Use Case

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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) 3G
1 1 (3.70%) Converged Networks
1 1 (3.70%) GSM
1 1 (3.70%) Multicast
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.81%) Electronics
4 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.11%) Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (7.41%) Private Banking
6 1 (3.70%) Back Office
6 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Process Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Process Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Change Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Governance Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Process Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Quality Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Basis
1 1 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Robotics
4 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.70%) Animation
5 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) Equities
5 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.70%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) SUSE
2 1 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Lean Six Sigma
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
4 5 (18.52%) Process Management
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Document Management
6 3 (11.11%) eTOM
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) C++
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (3.70%) CBAP
4 1 (3.70%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) CITP
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMP
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) COBIT
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.70%) EMIR
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
3 1 (3.70%) MiFID
3 1 (3.70%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) NFS
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Blue Prism
3 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
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