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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 79 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 14 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.77% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.98% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 3
Median daily rate £388 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £378
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +19.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £24.15
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +36.64%
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
1262 1327 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.11% 78.10% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 799 576
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 76
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.30 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £10.61 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Northamptonshire +1 11 £388 -13.88%
Leicestershire +1 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 26 (89.66%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (41.38%) Process Improvement
3 9 (31.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 9 (31.03%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (24.14%) IBM Blueworks
4 7 (24.14%) Finance
4 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.34%) Minitab
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) BPMN
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (3.45%) Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) Information Governance
9 1 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (3.45%) Coaching
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.45%) NHS
9 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
9 1 (3.45%) BPR
9 1 (3.45%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) MS Project
9 1 (3.45%) MS Office

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 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.45%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Analyst
2 13 (44.83%) Process Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Business Process Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Improvement Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Process Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Development Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Lean Six Sigma
2 12 (41.38%) Process Improvement
3 9 (31.03%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) BPMN
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) BPR
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Information Governance
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.45%) CIPD
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Minitab
2 1 (3.45%) ESRI
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) SAP