The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Hertfordshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 58 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.32% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.43% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£600 £313 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.40 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 466 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.11% 75.65% 68.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 236 298
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 46
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.55 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Six Sigma
East of England

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
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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Broxbourne - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - -
Six Sigma
East of England

Six Sigma
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (40.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (20.00%) PDM
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Architect
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) PDM
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards