The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 347 331 317
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 82 90 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.50% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 77
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £400 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £24.15
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +36.64%
Six Sigma
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18259 18023 18246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.95% 81.01% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13352 12665 13083
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.64 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in London

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in London

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in London

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 14 £508 +6.84% 8
Hounslow - 1 £388 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 London region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 74 (38.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 55 (28.35%) Finance
3 54 (27.84%) Project Management
4 38 (19.59%) ITIL
4 38 (19.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 36 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (18.04%) PRINCE2
7 32 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (15.98%) SAP
9 29 (14.95%) Change Management
9 29 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (14.43%) Banking
10 28 (14.43%) Business Analysis
11 23 (11.86%) ServiceNow
12 22 (11.34%) ITSM
13 21 (10.82%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (10.82%) Process Improvement
14 18 (9.28%) Degree
14 18 (9.28%) Telecoms
14 18 (9.28%) Target Operating Model
15 17 (8.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 17 (8.76%) BPR
16 14 (7.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (7.22%) Manufacturing
16 14 (7.22%) SAP Certification
16 14 (7.22%) MS Visio
16 14 (7.22%) FMCG
17 13 (6.70%) Security Cleared
17 13 (6.70%) Service Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.58%) Apache
2 5 (2.58%) CMS
3 3 (1.55%) SAS
4 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (7.22%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.19%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.64%) MS Office
3 9 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (4.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.61%) SAP SRM
2 6 (3.09%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 6 (3.09%) Relativity
2 6 (3.09%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 5 (2.58%) SAP MDM
4 3 (1.55%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.55%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) Internet
1 6 (3.09%) LAN
2 4 (2.06%) WAN
3 3 (1.55%) 3G
3 3 (1.55%) Converged Networks
3 3 (1.55%) SAN
3 3 (1.55%) WebEx
4 2 (1.03%) GSM
5 1 (0.52%) 2G
5 1 (0.52%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.67%) SAP BW
2 6 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.06%) MS Access
3 4 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.55%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.52%) Big Data
6 1 (0.52%) DataStage
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) OLTP
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.52%) Power BI
6 1 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.52%) Maven
1 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.52%) Subversion
1 1 (0.52%) VersionOne
General
1 55 (28.35%) Finance
2 28 (14.43%) Banking
3 18 (9.28%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.22%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (4.64%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.64%) Legal
6 8 (4.12%) Retail
7 7 (3.61%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.58%) Electronics
9 4 (2.06%) Marketing
9 4 (2.06%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.55%) General Ledger
11 2 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (1.03%) Law
11 2 (1.03%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Back Office
12 1 (0.52%) French Language
12 1 (0.52%) Front Office
12 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (40.21%) Analyst
2 58 (29.90%) Business Analyst
3 35 (18.04%) Consultant
4 22 (11.34%) Process Analyst
4 22 (11.34%) Project Manager
5 19 (9.79%) SAP Consultant
6 17 (8.76%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (7.22%) Functional Consultant
8 13 (6.70%) Senior Business Analyst
9 12 (6.19%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 10 (5.15%) Business Process Analyst
11 9 (4.64%) Service Analyst
12 8 (4.12%) Architect
12 8 (4.12%) Change Manager
12 8 (4.12%) Process Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Programme Manager
13 7 (3.61%) SAP SRM Consultant
14 6 (3.09%) Banking Analyst
14 6 (3.09%) Service Management Analyst
15 5 (2.58%) ServiceNow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.09%) XML
2 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.55%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.52%) ODBC
5 1 (0.52%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.22%) FMCG
3 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.09%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.09%) Robotics
5 5 (2.58%) PMI
5 5 (2.58%) User Experience
6 3 (1.55%) Animation
6 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.55%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.55%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.55%) Statistics
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) Derivative
7 2 (1.03%) Equities
7 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.03%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.03%) Psychology
8 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.55%) Linux
1 3 (1.55%) Windows
1 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (38.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 54 (27.84%) Project Management
3 38 (19.59%) ITIL
4 36 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (18.04%) PRINCE2
6 29 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (14.95%) Change Management
7 28 (14.43%) Business Analysis
8 22 (11.34%) ITSM
9 21 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (10.82%) Process Improvement
10 18 (9.28%) Target Operating Model
11 17 (8.76%) BPR
12 13 (6.70%) Service Management
13 12 (6.19%) Data Management
13 12 (6.19%) Process Management
13 12 (6.19%) Risk Management
13 12 (6.19%) UML
13 12 (6.19%) Use Case
13 12 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.12%) SQL
2 5 (2.58%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.52%) C
4 1 (0.52%) MapBasic
4 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (19.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 21 (10.82%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (9.28%) Degree
4 17 (8.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 14 (7.22%) SAP Certification
6 13 (6.70%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.64%) ISEB
7 9 (4.64%) PMI Certification
8 7 (3.61%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.61%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 6 (3.09%) APMP
9 6 (3.09%) DV Cleared
9 6 (3.09%) PMP
10 5 (2.58%) MAPM
11 4 (2.06%) CBAP
11 4 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (1.55%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 2 (1.03%) BC Cleared
13 2 (1.03%) CIPD
13 2 (1.03%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.67%) COBIT
2 4 (2.06%) MiFID
2 4 (2.06%) PMBOK
2 4 (2.06%) SLA
3 3 (1.55%) QA
4 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.03%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.52%) EMIR
5 1 (0.52%) GxP
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.09%) EnCase
1 6 (3.09%) FTK
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (15.98%) SAP
2 23 (11.86%) ServiceNow
3 8 (4.12%) VMware
4 6 (3.09%) Blue Prism
4 6 (3.09%) dtSearch
4 6 (3.09%) Nuix
4 6 (3.09%) Recommind
5 5 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.58%) OpenText
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle
7 2 (1.03%) EMC
7 2 (1.03%) FNZ
7 2 (1.03%) Lotus
7 2 (1.03%) NCR
7 2 (1.03%) Remedy
8 1 (0.52%) Avaya
8 1 (0.52%) BT
8 1 (0.52%) CollabNet
8 1 (0.52%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.52%) Informatica
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