The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 22 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.88% - 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% - 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £11.45
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +179.47%
Six Sigma
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 159 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 81.42% 80.30% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 93 67
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £256 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Six Sigma across the Guildford region.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) QualityStage

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FCAPS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
1 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) CMMI
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) MBA
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Planview
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) VMware