The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 37 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.35% 0.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £531 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £46.36 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-37.45% +54.51%
Six Sigma
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 236 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 78.67% 80.55% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 140 129
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £20.83 £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.44% -48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Six Sigma
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) BPR
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt