The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.97% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 74 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 74.34% 88.10% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 40 74
Median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.10 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) CBAP
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CBAP
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft