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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 310 289 274
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -15
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 93 117 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.62% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 80 96
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£450 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £275 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £651 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.51 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% -58.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
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
17518 18865 16683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.35% 78.15% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12260 13308 11632
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 238 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 14 £450 -2.17% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 - -
Brentford -6 3 £465 +69.09%
Canary Wharf - 3 £400 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 97 (50.26%) Lean Six Sigma
2 69 (35.75%) Finance
3 58 (30.05%) Project Management
4 52 (26.94%) ITIL
5 49 (25.39%) Change Management
6 48 (24.87%) PRINCE2
7 43 (22.28%) MS Visio
8 41 (21.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 39 (20.21%) Degree
9 39 (20.21%) Banking
10 37 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (18.13%) PMI Certification
12 33 (17.10%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (16.06%) PMP
13 31 (16.06%) SAP
13 31 (16.06%) MS Project
13 31 (16.06%) MS Office
14 30 (15.54%) Business Transformation
15 28 (14.51%) Legal
16 25 (12.95%) Law
16 25 (12.95%) Business Analysis
17 24 (12.44%) APMP
18 22 (11.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
19 21 (10.88%) SAP Certification
20 19 (9.84%) ERP
20 19 (9.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 19 (9.84%) FMCG
20 19 (9.84%) Process Improvement
21 18 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (9.33%) Programme Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.55%) IIS
2 3 (1.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (22.28%) MS Visio
2 31 (16.06%) MS Project
2 31 (16.06%) MS Office
3 17 (8.81%) MS Excel
4 13 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (5.70%) SAP FI-AP
2 4 (2.07%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.04%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.04%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.04%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.04%) HFM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Travel Management
4 1 (0.52%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.52%) Primavera
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.04%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) VPN
1 1 (0.52%) Internet
1 1 (0.52%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.63%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.04%) SAP BI
3 2 (1.04%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) MS Access
4 1 (0.52%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) PeopleTools
2 2 (1.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.52%) MSI
3 1 (0.52%) LSMW
General
1 69 (35.75%) Finance
2 39 (20.21%) Banking
3 28 (14.51%) Legal
4 25 (12.95%) Law
5 16 (8.29%) Manufacturing
6 15 (7.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (3.11%) Retail
7 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.11%) Marketing
8 5 (2.59%) Investment Banking
9 4 (2.07%) Front Office
9 4 (2.07%) Publishing
10 3 (1.55%) Advertising
10 3 (1.55%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.52%) Games
11 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (33.68%) Analyst
2 50 (25.91%) Business Analyst
3 45 (23.32%) Consultant
4 41 (21.24%) Project Manager
5 23 (11.92%) SAP Consultant
6 14 (7.25%) Process Analyst
6 14 (7.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 14 (7.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (6.74%) Process Consultant
7 13 (6.74%) Functional Consultant
8 11 (5.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 8 (4.15%) Business Manager
9 8 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.15%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.15%) Business Process Analyst
10 7 (3.63%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (3.11%) Incident Manager
12 5 (2.59%) Business Project Manager
12 5 (2.59%) Project Analyst
12 5 (2.59%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.59%) .NET
2 4 (2.07%) Web Services
3 3 (1.55%) XML
3 3 (1.55%) HTML
4 2 (1.04%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.04%) EDI
5 1 (0.52%) BAPI
5 1 (0.52%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.10%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.84%) FMCG
3 9 (4.66%) PMI
4 5 (2.59%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.52%) Online Games
6 1 (0.52%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.07%) UNIX
2 3 (1.55%) Windows
2 3 (1.55%) Linux
2 3 (1.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (50.26%) Lean Six Sigma
2 58 (30.05%) Project Management
3 52 (26.94%) ITIL
4 49 (25.39%) Change Management
5 48 (24.87%) PRINCE2
6 41 (21.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 37 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (15.54%) Business Transformation
9 25 (12.95%) Business Analysis
10 19 (9.84%) ERP
10 19 (9.84%) Process Improvement
10 19 (9.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 18 (9.33%) Service Management
11 18 (9.33%) Programme Management
11 18 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (7.77%) Process Management
13 14 (7.25%) Workflow
14 12 (6.22%) Change Control
15 11 (5.70%) Service Delivery
15 11 (5.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.11%) SQL
2 4 (2.07%) C
3 3 (1.55%) C#
3 3 (1.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.55%) VBScript
3 3 (1.55%) SQR
4 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (20.21%) Degree
2 35 (18.13%) PMI Certification
3 31 (16.06%) PMP
4 24 (12.44%) APMP
5 22 (11.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 21 (10.88%) SAP Certification
7 13 (6.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 7 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.59%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 5 (2.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 3 (1.55%) IIBA
10 3 (1.55%) CCENT
10 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.55%) MCSE
10 3 (1.55%) CCNA
10 3 (1.55%) CCA
10 3 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) P3O
2 4 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.04%) COBIT
3 2 (1.04%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) GxP
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (16.06%) SAP
2 17 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.15%) Oracle
4 4 (2.07%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (2.07%) Cisco
4 4 (2.07%) IBM
4 4 (2.07%) Teradata
5 3 (1.55%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.55%) Lotus
5 3 (1.55%) Apple
6 2 (1.04%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.04%) OpenText
7 1 (0.52%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.52%) Mantas
7 1 (0.52%) Actimize
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) Cognos
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London
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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