The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank - 79 69
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.089% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £380 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.71 £24.06 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+98.33% -27.10%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1335 933 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.03% 83.23% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 664 360
Average daily rate £360 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.31 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £64.25 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Six Sigma
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) NHS
2 4 (57.14%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) NHS Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (57.14%) Business Transformation
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft