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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 48 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.49% 0.13% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 0.16% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £199 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £32.00 £11.45
% change year-on-year
+26.56% +179.47%
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
472 626 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.02% 81.62% 77.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 384 238
Average daily rate £338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (33.33%) JSP 440
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) SCCM
5 4 (26.67%) Application Packaging
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) MCSE
6 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) NHS
6 3 (20.00%) Intranet
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Process Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lean Practitioner
5 1 (6.67%) Lean Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Application Packaging
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) ITSM
5 3 (20.00%) Process Management
5 3 (20.00%) Records Management
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (20.00%) MCSE
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix