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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 54 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.54% 1.48% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.84% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £500 £199 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+151.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.09% +26.56%

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
474 489 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.03% 80.16% 82.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 258 396
Median daily rate £353 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Improvement Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Improvement Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt