The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 63 50 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.44% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £24.45 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+22.69% +65.76%
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East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
643 364 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.38% 73.54% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 169 350
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £594 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 37
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +55.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.70 £13.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Hertfordshire region.

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £650 -
Watford - - - - 1
Six Sigma
East of England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 8 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) SAP
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) ERP
5 6 (42.86%) JD Edwards
5 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) E-Procurement
5 6 (42.86%) Workflow
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) PMI
7 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
7 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 3 (21.43%) RUP
7 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
7 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) APMP
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Change Control
7 3 (21.43%) PDCA
7 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) German Language

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) German Language
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Manager
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Services Delivery Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Service Manager
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) ERP
4 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) E-Procurement
4 6 (42.86%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) RUP
6 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Change Control
6 3 (21.43%) PDCA
6 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
7 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
1 3 (21.43%) APMP
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) JD Edwards