The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 73 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.76% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.07% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £314 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.53% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.40 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +78.98%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 468 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.16% 70.91% 70.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 264 287
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma.

1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (11.11%) PMP
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Process Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy