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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 67 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.78% 0.23% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.29% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£355 - £314
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £406 £385
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.71 £25.00 £26.40
% change year-on-year
+90.84% -5.30%
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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
725 684 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.73% 79.72% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 311 269
Average daily rate £350 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.64 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.57% +75.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.60 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £35.00 £17.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) DMAIC
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) MS Access
6 2 (13.33%) PMP
6 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (13.33%) NHS
7 1 (6.67%) BPR
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) JSP
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) DMAIC
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) BPR
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Process Management
6 1 (6.67%) DFSS
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) PMP
3 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MBA
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix