The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 July 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 East Midlands 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 74 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 15 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.03% 0.90% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.25% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.95 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+11.31% -13.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1013 1042 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.53% 72.01% 67.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 544 471
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 45
Average hourly rate £16.00 £35.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.92% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +2 6 £438 - 2
Leicestershire -7 2 £175 -50.00% 1
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England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (63.64%) Lean Six Sigma
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) CISSP
6 5 (22.73%) CISA
6 5 (22.73%) CISM
6 5 (22.73%) CRISC
7 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 4 (18.18%) Marketing
8 3 (13.64%) Banking
8 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) MBA
8 3 (13.64%) RACF
8 3 (13.64%) UNIX
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) MS Project
8 3 (13.64%) SAS
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (9.09%) MS Access
9 2 (9.09%) B2B

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (13.64%) MS Project
4 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Electronics
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Risk Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Information Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Information Risk Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Lean Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) SCADA
1 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (27.27%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) B2B
6 2 (9.09%) B2C
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Use Case
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Information Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) CISSP
2 5 (22.73%) CISA
2 5 (22.73%) CISM
2 5 (22.73%) CRISC
3 3 (13.64%) MBA
4 2 (9.09%) QiCA
4 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Progress
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