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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 302 318 271
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -47
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 110 88 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.48% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 67 92
Average daily rate
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£475 £460 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £263 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -5.30%
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
18421 18351 18406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 78.90% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13094 12989 12700
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 230 281
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.82 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 22 £475 +3.26% 3
Brentford +5 7 £563 +126.13%
Paddington - 4 - -
Uxbridge -2 1 £425 +65.85%
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 114 (51.82%) Lean Six Sigma
2 65 (29.55%) Finance
3 51 (23.18%) Project Management
4 45 (20.45%) Degree
5 43 (19.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 41 (18.64%) Banking
7 40 (18.18%) Change Management
8 39 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (17.27%) SAP
9 38 (17.27%) ITIL
10 36 (16.36%) PRINCE2
10 36 (16.36%) MS Visio
11 32 (14.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (13.64%) Business Analysis
13 26 (11.82%) ERP
14 25 (11.36%) MS Excel
14 25 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (10.91%) Analytics
16 23 (10.45%) Manufacturing
16 23 (10.45%) SAP Certification
17 22 (10.00%) PMI Certification
17 22 (10.00%) UML
18 20 (9.09%) MS Project
18 20 (9.09%) Business Transformation
19 19 (8.64%) Target Operating Model
19 19 (8.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
20 18 (8.18%) Legal
20 18 (8.18%) FMCG
20 18 (8.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
21 17 (7.73%) Stakeholder Engagement

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.36%) IIS
2 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 36 (16.36%) MS Visio
2 25 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 20 (9.09%) MS Project
4 16 (7.27%) MS Office
5 15 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.36%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.45%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 12 (5.45%) SAP FI-AP
2 6 (2.73%) SAP SRM
3 4 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.91%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.91%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.91%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.91%) HFM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Travel Management
5 1 (0.45%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.27%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.45%) SAP BW
2 7 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.36%) MS Access
4 2 (0.91%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.36%) PeopleTools
2 2 (0.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.45%) MSI
3 1 (0.45%) LSMW
General
1 65 (29.55%) Finance
2 41 (18.64%) Banking
3 32 (14.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 23 (10.45%) Manufacturing
5 18 (8.18%) Legal
6 17 (7.73%) Telecoms
7 16 (7.27%) Retail
8 15 (6.82%) Law
9 12 (5.45%) Retail Banking
10 7 (3.18%) Automotive
11 5 (2.27%) Investment Banking
11 5 (2.27%) Marketing
12 3 (1.36%) Back Office
12 3 (1.36%) Advertising
12 3 (1.36%) Publishing
13 2 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.91%) French Language
14 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (39.09%) Analyst
2 68 (30.91%) Business Analyst
3 46 (20.91%) Consultant
4 33 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 29 (13.18%) Process Analyst
6 28 (12.73%) SAP Consultant
7 21 (9.55%) Business Process Analyst
8 13 (5.91%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 12 (5.45%) Functional Consultant
10 10 (4.55%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 9 (4.09%) Business Manager
11 9 (4.09%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.64%) Service Manager
13 7 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (3.18%) Senior Business Analyst
14 6 (2.73%) Process Consultant
14 6 (2.73%) Business Project Manager
14 6 (2.73%) Incident Manager
15 5 (2.27%) SAP SRM Consultant
15 5 (2.27%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.27%) .NET
2 4 (1.82%) Web Services
3 3 (1.36%) XML
3 3 (1.36%) HTML
4 2 (0.91%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.91%) EDI
5 1 (0.45%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) BAPI
5 1 (0.45%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.18%) FMCG
3 9 (4.09%) PMI
4 6 (2.73%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.36%) NHS
8 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.91%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.91%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.45%) Online Games
9 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.45%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) Equities
9 1 (0.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.82%) Windows
2 3 (1.36%) Linux
2 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
2 3 (1.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (51.82%) Lean Six Sigma
2 51 (23.18%) Project Management
3 43 (19.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 40 (18.18%) Change Management
5 38 (17.27%) ITIL
6 36 (16.36%) PRINCE2
7 30 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 26 (11.82%) ERP
9 25 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (10.91%) Analytics
11 22 (10.00%) UML
12 20 (9.09%) Business Transformation
13 19 (8.64%) Target Operating Model
14 17 (7.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 17 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (6.82%) Data Modelling
15 15 (6.82%) Workflow
16 14 (6.36%) Programme Management
16 14 (6.36%) Service Management
17 13 (5.91%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.00%) SQL
2 6 (2.73%) C
3 3 (1.36%) C#
3 3 (1.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.36%) VBScript
3 3 (1.36%) SQR
3 3 (1.36%) R
4 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (20.45%) Degree
2 23 (10.45%) SAP Certification
3 22 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 19 (8.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 18 (8.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 17 (7.73%) PMP
7 9 (4.09%) MBA
7 9 (4.09%) Postgraduate
7 9 (4.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 7 (3.18%) APMP
9 5 (2.27%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 4 (1.82%) CISSP
11 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.36%) MCSE
11 3 (1.36%) CCNA
11 3 (1.36%) ISEB
11 3 (1.36%) CCA
11 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.36%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.91%) SLA
2 8 (3.64%) COBIT
3 7 (3.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.27%) QA
5 3 (1.36%) GxP
5 3 (1.36%) P3O
6 2 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (17.27%) SAP
2 14 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.73%) Oracle
4 5 (2.27%) IBM
5 4 (1.82%) Teradata
5 4 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (1.82%) Cisco
6 3 (1.36%) Lotus
6 3 (1.36%) Apple
6 3 (1.36%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.91%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.45%) Casewise
8 1 (0.45%) Pega
8 1 (0.45%) webMethods
8 1 (0.45%) TOWER Software
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