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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 298 305 292
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 111 110 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.65% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 74 69
Average daily rate £500 £490 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £403 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £643 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £16.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £11.45
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +179.47%
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
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +28 11 £675 +42.10% 5
Brentford +9 3 £475 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £475 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 77 (40.31%) Lean Six Sigma
2 62 (32.46%) Finance
3 48 (25.13%) ITIL
4 44 (23.04%) Project Management
5 35 (18.32%) SAP
6 33 (17.28%) PRINCE2
7 32 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (15.71%) Banking
9 27 (14.14%) Process Improvement
10 25 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (12.57%) Business Analysis
11 24 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (12.04%) Change Management
13 22 (11.52%) Degree
13 22 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (10.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 20 (10.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (10.47%) FMCG
16 19 (9.95%) Service Management
16 19 (9.95%) ITSM
16 19 (9.95%) Manufacturing
17 17 (8.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 17 (8.90%) Waterfall
18 16 (8.38%) MS Visio
18 16 (8.38%) SAP Certification
19 15 (7.85%) Workflow
20 14 (7.33%) PMI Certification
20 14 (7.33%) RUP
20 14 (7.33%) Release Management
20 14 (7.33%) Data Analysis

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.09%) SAS
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.28%) MS Office
3 5 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.14%) Relativity
1 6 (3.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 5 (2.62%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.62%) SAP SRM
3 4 (2.09%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.52%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.52%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) Internet
2 3 (1.57%) Converged Networks
2 3 (1.57%) SAN
3 2 (1.05%) Multicast
3 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.05%) Unicast
4 1 (0.52%) 2G
4 1 (0.52%) 3G
4 1 (0.52%) 4G
4 1 (0.52%) LAN
4 1 (0.52%) SMS
4 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.19%) SAP BW
2 5 (2.62%) Big Data
2 5 (2.62%) MS Access
2 5 (2.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.57%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.57%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.05%) GIS
5 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.52%) Power BI
6 1 (0.52%) Redis
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 11 (5.76%) Git (software)
1 11 (5.76%) Jenkins
1 11 (5.76%) Maven
1 11 (5.76%) Subversion
2 10 (5.24%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.05%) Hudson
3 2 (1.05%) VersionOne
General
1 62 (32.46%) Finance
2 30 (15.71%) Banking
3 20 (10.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 19 (9.95%) Manufacturing
5 13 (6.81%) Telecoms
6 12 (6.28%) Legal
7 8 (4.19%) Marketing
8 7 (3.66%) Investment Banking
9 6 (3.14%) Financial Institution
9 6 (3.14%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (2.09%) Front Office
10 4 (2.09%) Private Banking
10 4 (2.09%) Retail
11 3 (1.57%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (1.57%) Electronics
12 2 (1.05%) Back Office
12 2 (1.05%) General Ledger
12 2 (1.05%) Law
13 1 (0.52%) Billing
13 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (31.41%) Analyst
2 42 (21.99%) Consultant
3 35 (18.32%) Business Analyst
4 26 (13.61%) Process Analyst
5 22 (11.52%) SAP Consultant
6 20 (10.47%) Project Manager
7 15 (7.85%) Business Process Analyst
8 13 (6.81%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (6.28%) Architect
10 11 (5.76%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (5.76%) Programme Manager
11 10 (5.24%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 10 (5.24%) Software Manager
12 9 (4.71%) Configuration Manager
12 9 (4.71%) Senior Business Analyst
12 9 (4.71%) Software Configuration Manager
13 7 (3.66%) Process Engineer
14 6 (3.14%) Banking Analyst
14 6 (3.14%) Financial Analyst
14 6 (3.14%) MiFID Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.09%) SAP TM
2 3 (1.57%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.05%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.52%) Middleware
4 1 (0.52%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.47%) FMCG
3 10 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.19%) Fixed Income
5 7 (3.66%) Equities
6 6 (3.14%) Derivative
6 6 (3.14%) PMI
6 6 (3.14%) Robotics
7 5 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.62%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.62%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.57%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.57%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.57%) Statistics
9 2 (1.05%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.62%) Linux
2 4 (2.09%) Windows
3 3 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.05%) SUSE
4 2 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.05%) Unix
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (40.31%) Lean Six Sigma
2 48 (25.13%) ITIL
3 44 (23.04%) Project Management
4 33 (17.28%) PRINCE2
5 27 (14.14%) Process Improvement
6 25 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (12.57%) Business Analysis
7 24 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (12.04%) Change Management
9 22 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (9.95%) ITSM
10 19 (9.95%) Service Management
11 17 (8.90%) Waterfall
12 15 (7.85%) Workflow
13 14 (7.33%) Data Analysis
13 14 (7.33%) Release Management
13 14 (7.33%) RUP
13 14 (7.33%) Target Operating Model
14 13 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (6.28%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.76%) SQL
2 3 (1.57%) C
2 3 (1.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.05%) MapBasic
3 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.05%) VBA
4 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.52%) C++
4 1 (0.52%) Perl
4 1 (0.52%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (11.52%) Degree
2 21 (10.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 17 (8.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 16 (8.38%) SAP Certification
5 14 (7.33%) PMI Certification
6 10 (5.24%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (4.71%) PMP
8 8 (4.19%) ISEB
9 7 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (3.66%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.09%) BC Cleared
10 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.57%) CBAP
11 3 (1.57%) CCA
12 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.05%) MBA
12 2 (1.05%) MCP
13 1 (0.52%) CIMA
13 1 (0.52%) PgMP
13 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (5.76%) COBIT
3 9 (4.71%) GxP
4 8 (4.19%) MiFID
4 8 (4.19%) SLA
5 4 (2.09%) QA
6 3 (1.57%) PMBOK
7 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.52%) EMIR
8 1 (0.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) EnCase
1 6 (3.14%) FTK
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (18.32%) SAP
2 10 (5.24%) CollabNet
2 10 (5.24%) HP
2 10 (5.24%) Oracle
3 9 (4.71%) ServiceNow
4 7 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.14%) Blue Prism
5 6 (3.14%) dtSearch
5 6 (3.14%) Nuix
5 6 (3.14%) Recommind
6 3 (1.57%) Cisco
6 3 (1.57%) FNZ
6 3 (1.57%) VMware
7 2 (1.05%) Avaya
7 2 (1.05%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.05%) OpenText
7 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.05%) Tableau
8 1 (0.52%) hybris
8 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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