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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 53 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.45% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £47.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.22% +90.84%
Six Sigma
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 496 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 83.48% 76.54% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 290 200
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 61 46
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.30 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9000
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CMMI
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Def Stans
3 2 (50.00%) CMDB
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) eTOM
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design

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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Improvement Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CMMI
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) eTOM
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Def Stans
1 3 (75.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft