The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 17 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 Croydon 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.94% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -15.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 47 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 62.26% 70.15% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 85
Average daily rate £450 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Six Sigma
London

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Six Sigma
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft