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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 82 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 16 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.00% 0.80% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.04% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 3
Average daily rate £375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £388 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
1287 1350 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.39% 76.84% 76.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 798 617
Average daily rate £390 £390 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 87
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £25.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +9 11 £375 -16.66% 2
Leicestershire +4 3 £285 -8.22%
Nottinghamshire 0 1 - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (96.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 11 (44.00%) Process Improvement
3 8 (32.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (28.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (28.00%) IBM Blueworks
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
10 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 1 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
10 1 (4.00%) Coaching
10 1 (4.00%) Minitab
10 1 (4.00%) MS Project
10 1 (4.00%) MS Office
10 1 (4.00%) SAP
10 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
10 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
10 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.00%) NHS
10 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
10 1 (4.00%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Process Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Improvement Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Process Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cost Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Development Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) HR Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 11 (44.00%) Process Improvement
3 8 (32.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (4.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) Coaching
9 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (4.00%) CIPD
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) ESRI
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Minitab
1 1 (4.00%) SAP
Northamptonshire
Yoh
Rate: £25 - £29 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday