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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 68 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.69% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.84% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £363 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +44.00%
Six Sigma
Scotland

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
558 716 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.37% 82.30% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 363 298
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 27 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) JSP 440
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Process Management
4 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Intranet
5 2 (25.00%) Records Management
6 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Change 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Process Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Process Management
5 2 (25.00%) Records Management
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP