The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 85 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 15 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.37% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.48% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £513 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £543 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £47.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.22% +90.84%
Six Sigma
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1246 1262 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.67% 77.95% 73.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 777 588
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 52
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 7 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £450 - 2
Leicestershire +10 2 £250 -37.50%
Northamptonshire -1 1 £375 -26.82% 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 22 (75.86%) Lean Six Sigma
2 10 (34.48%) Process Improvement
3 8 (27.59%) SAP
3 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Logistics
4 7 (24.14%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) Tableau
5 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
5 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.69%) Cognos
5 6 (20.69%) ERP
6 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (17.24%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) Minitab
8 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (10.34%) Statistics
8 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Statistical Modelling
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (6.90%) BPMN
9 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) MS Visio

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PM
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Process Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Business Process Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Data Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Business Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.90%) ERP Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Logistics Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Supply Chain Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement Manager
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Manager
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Lean Six Sigma
2 10 (34.48%) Process Improvement
3 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (24.14%) Logistics
5 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.69%) ERP
6 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 5 (17.24%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) BPMN
9 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (6.90%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Cognos
3 6 (20.69%) Tableau
4 3 (10.34%) Minitab
5 1 (3.45%) ESRI