The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £520 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £402 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.15% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +32.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
321 416 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 83.59% 80.31% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 241 181
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 63 41
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +83.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £62.50 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Six Sigma
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) CMMI
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) CMDB
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CMMI
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft