The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 66 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% 0.11% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.15% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-5.34% -14.93%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
510 689 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.07% 73.85% 70.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 376 304
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £454 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -56.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Six Sigma
Scotland

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 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 2 (25.00%) Minitab
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Minitab
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago