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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 61 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.77% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 1.04% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £600 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +22.72%
Six Sigma
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
479 479 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.91% 73.81% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 245 337
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 24
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £47.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) CCENT
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Def Stans
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) Process Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) CMMI
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCA
1 2 (40.00%) CCENT
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco