The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
England / East of England
Rank 118 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 5 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.51% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.63% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £513 £520 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +26.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £41.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-33.73% +29.68%

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1719 1897 1997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.90% 80.28% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1153 1203
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 158 148
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Suffolk - 3 £513 -
Cambridgeshire +7 1 - -
Hertfordshire +3 1 - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) CMMI
2 4 (40.00%) ISO 9000
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) CMDB
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Def Stans
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Reinsurance
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Healthcare Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Healthcare Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Process Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CMMI
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CBAP
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Def Stans
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Ariba
2 1 (10.00%) SAP