The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 42 33
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.64% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.85% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +22.72%
Six Sigma
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 234 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.01% 75.24% 68.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 145 113
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 15
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +85.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £11.31 £14.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex