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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 41 45
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.59% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.78% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £193 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -61.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £47.71 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +53.90%
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
220 258 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 82.71% 76.56% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 193 182
Median daily rate £351 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.68 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.09% -6.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.31 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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

Six Sigma
Top 5 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow