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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 337 351 323
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 89 77 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.43% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 79
Median daily rate £500 £474 £522
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% -9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £394 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £585 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
19066 18075 18797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.63% 80.81% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12626 13373
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 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 259 231
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £82.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 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 5 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 +35 11 £475 +5.55% 4
Hounslow - 1 £388 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 82 (39.42%) Lean Six Sigma
2 60 (28.85%) Finance
3 55 (26.44%) Project Management
4 50 (24.04%) ITIL
5 36 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (17.31%) PRINCE2
6 35 (16.83%) SAP
6 35 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (16.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 31 (14.90%) Change Management
9 29 (13.94%) ITSM
9 29 (13.94%) Banking
9 29 (13.94%) Business Analysis
10 26 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (11.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 23 (11.06%) ServiceNow
12 23 (11.06%) Degree
13 21 (10.10%) Service Management
14 20 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (9.62%) Process Improvement
15 19 (9.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (8.65%) FMCG
16 18 (8.65%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (8.17%) SAP Certification
17 17 (8.17%) Telecoms
17 17 (8.17%) Manufacturing
17 17 (8.17%) Target Operating Model
18 14 (6.73%) COBIT
18 14 (6.73%) BPR
19 13 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

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 8 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.40%) Apache
2 5 (2.40%) CMS
3 3 (1.44%) SAS
4 2 (0.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (5.77%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.29%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.85%) MS Office
5 7 (3.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) SAP SRM
2 7 (3.37%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 6 (2.88%) Relativity
3 6 (2.88%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 5 (2.40%) SAP CO
4 5 (2.40%) SAP FI
4 5 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.40%) SAP MDM
5 3 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.48%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.88%) LAN
2 4 (1.92%) Internet
2 4 (1.92%) WAN
3 3 (1.44%) 3G
3 3 (1.44%) Converged Networks
3 3 (1.44%) SAN
3 3 (1.44%) WebEx
4 2 (0.96%) GSM
4 2 (0.96%) Multicast
4 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.96%) Unicast
5 1 (0.48%) 2G
5 1 (0.48%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.77%) SAP BW
2 5 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.92%) MS Access
4 3 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.44%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.48%) GIS
6 1 (0.48%) Power BI
6 1 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.85%) Subversion
2 7 (3.37%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.37%) Maven
2 7 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.48%) VersionOne
General
1 60 (28.85%) Finance
2 29 (13.94%) Banking
3 18 (8.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (8.17%) Manufacturing
4 17 (8.17%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.81%) Legal
6 9 (4.33%) Investment Banking
7 8 (3.85%) Retail
8 7 (3.37%) Financial Institution
8 7 (3.37%) Marketing
9 5 (2.40%) Electronics
9 5 (2.40%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (1.92%) Private Banking
11 3 (1.44%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (1.44%) Front Office
11 3 (1.44%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.96%) Law
13 1 (0.48%) Advertising
13 1 (0.48%) Publishing
13 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (38.46%) Analyst
2 57 (27.40%) Business Analyst
3 41 (19.71%) Consultant
4 25 (12.02%) Process Analyst
5 24 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 23 (11.06%) SAP Consultant
7 18 (8.65%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (7.21%) Functional Consultant
9 14 (6.73%) Senior Business Analyst
10 13 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 11 (5.29%) Business Process Analyst
12 10 (4.81%) Service Analyst
13 9 (4.33%) Programme Manager
14 8 (3.85%) Change Manager
14 8 (3.85%) Process Engineer
14 8 (3.85%) SAP SRM Consultant
15 7 (3.37%) Architect
16 6 (2.88%) Banking Analyst
16 6 (2.88%) Service Management Analyst
16 6 (2.88%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.88%) XML
2 5 (2.40%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.44%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.96%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.48%) Middleware
5 1 (0.48%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.48%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.65%) FMCG
3 12 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.37%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.37%) PMI
5 6 (2.88%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.88%) Equities
5 6 (2.88%) Robotics
6 5 (2.40%) Derivative
6 5 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.40%) User Experience
7 4 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.44%) Animation
8 3 (1.44%) Statistics
9 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.96%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.96%) Psychology
10 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.40%) Linux
2 4 (1.92%) Unix
3 3 (1.44%) Windows
3 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.96%) SUSE
4 2 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (39.42%) Lean Six Sigma
2 55 (26.44%) Project Management
3 50 (24.04%) ITIL
4 36 (17.31%) PRINCE2
4 36 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (14.90%) Change Management
6 29 (13.94%) Business Analysis
6 29 (13.94%) ITSM
7 26 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (10.10%) Service Management
9 20 (9.62%) Process Improvement
10 19 (9.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (8.17%) Target Operating Model
12 14 (6.73%) BPR
13 13 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (5.77%) Process Management
14 12 (5.77%) Waterfall
15 11 (5.29%) Data Management
15 11 (5.29%) UML
15 11 (5.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.33%) SQL
2 5 (2.40%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.44%) C
4 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.48%) C++
5 1 (0.48%) MapBasic
5 1 (0.48%) Perl
5 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.48%) Python
5 1 (0.48%) Ruby
5 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (16.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 24 (11.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 23 (11.06%) Degree
4 20 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (8.17%) SAP Certification
6 12 (5.77%) PMI Certification
6 12 (5.77%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.81%) ISEB
8 7 (3.37%) PMP
8 7 (3.37%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.37%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 5 (2.40%) APMP
9 5 (2.40%) CBAP
9 5 (2.40%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.44%) CCA
11 3 (1.44%) MAPM
11 3 (1.44%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 2 (0.96%) CISSP
12 2 (0.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.73%) COBIT
2 7 (3.37%) MiFID
3 5 (2.40%) PMBOK
4 4 (1.92%) QA
4 4 (1.92%) SLA
5 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.96%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.48%) EMIR
6 1 (0.48%) GxP
6 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) EnCase
1 6 (2.88%) FTK
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (16.83%) SAP
2 23 (11.06%) ServiceNow
3 8 (3.85%) VMware
4 7 (3.37%) CollabNet
4 7 (3.37%) HP
5 6 (2.88%) Blue Prism
5 6 (2.88%) dtSearch
5 6 (2.88%) Nuix
5 6 (2.88%) OpenText
5 6 (2.88%) Recommind
6 5 (2.40%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco
7 2 (0.96%) EMC
7 2 (0.96%) FNZ
7 2 (0.96%) Lotus
7 2 (0.96%) NCR
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle
7 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.96%) Remedy
7 2 (0.96%) Tableau
City, London
Salt
Rate: £675 - £775 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £60,000 - £110,000 per year/£600-£700 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago