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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 356 344 322
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 81 102 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 64 75
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £366 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £596 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £47.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.22% +90.84%
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
19477 19478 19794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.78% 82.37% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13973 13893 13777
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 217 237
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +38 21 £384 -19.21% 7
Brentford +2 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £525 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 83 (50.30%) Lean Six Sigma
2 54 (32.73%) Project Management
3 47 (28.48%) Finance
4 40 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (23.03%) ITIL
5 38 (23.03%) PRINCE2
6 36 (21.82%) Business Analysis
7 31 (18.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 30 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (15.15%) Change Management
10 23 (13.94%) Banking
10 23 (13.94%) Process Improvement
11 18 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (10.30%) Use Case
12 17 (10.30%) MS Visio
12 17 (10.30%) ISEB
13 16 (9.70%) SAP
14 15 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (9.09%) Retail
14 15 (9.09%) Security Cleared
14 15 (9.09%) Software Delivery
14 15 (9.09%) ServiceNow
15 14 (8.48%) Manufacturing
15 14 (8.48%) ITSM
15 14 (8.48%) MS PowerPoint
15 14 (8.48%) UML
16 13 (7.88%) Service Management
16 13 (7.88%) Degree
16 13 (7.88%) Risk 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 5 (3.03%) Apache
1 5 (3.03%) CMS
2 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.21%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.21%) iPlanet
3 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) MS Visio
2 14 (8.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (6.67%) MS Office
4 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
5 9 (5.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.67%) SAP SRM
2 6 (3.64%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 4 (2.42%) SAP MDM
4 2 (1.21%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.61%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.61%) Maximo
5 1 (0.61%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.61%) Primavera
5 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.61%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.61%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.24%) Internet
2 5 (3.03%) LAN
3 4 (2.42%) Firewall
3 4 (2.42%) SMS
4 3 (1.82%) 3G
4 3 (1.82%) BIG-IP
4 3 (1.82%) WAN
4 3 (1.82%) WebEx
5 2 (1.21%) GSM
5 2 (1.21%) HTTP
5 2 (1.21%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) 4G
6 1 (0.61%) DMZ
6 1 (0.61%) FTP
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) LDAP
6 1 (0.61%) NAS
6 1 (0.61%) Network Security
6 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.03%) SAP BW
1 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.21%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.21%) DB2
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) Big Data
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.61%) DataStage
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) OLAP
4 1 (0.61%) OLTP
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.61%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.61%) QlikView
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Data Services
General
1 47 (28.48%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Banking
3 15 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (9.09%) Retail
4 14 (8.48%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.24%) Legal
6 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.42%) Marketing
7 4 (2.42%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.21%) Electronics
8 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.61%) Billing
9 1 (0.61%) French Language
9 1 (0.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.61%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (40.61%) Analyst
2 51 (30.91%) Business Analyst
3 24 (14.55%) Project Manager
4 22 (13.33%) Consultant
5 18 (10.91%) Process Analyst
6 11 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
7 9 (5.45%) Business Process Analyst
7 9 (5.45%) Change Manager
8 8 (4.85%) IT Manager
8 8 (4.85%) Programme Manager
8 8 (4.85%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.24%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (3.03%) Service Management Analyst
10 5 (3.03%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.03%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 5 (3.03%) Technical Trainer
10 5 (3.03%) Trainer
11 4 (2.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.64%) XML
2 5 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.82%) J2EE
3 3 (1.82%) Web Services
4 2 (1.21%) .NET
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (1.21%) CSS
4 2 (1.21%) jQuery
4 2 (1.21%) JSP
5 1 (0.61%) ODBC
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.06%) FMCG
3 9 (5.45%) Virtual Team
4 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.85%) User Experience
5 6 (3.64%) PMI
6 5 (3.03%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.82%) Animation
7 3 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.82%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.21%) Blog
8 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.21%) Fintech
8 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.21%) Psychology
9 1 (0.61%) Clustering
9 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.61%) Economics
9 1 (0.61%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.61%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.03%) Unix
2 3 (1.82%) AIX
2 3 (1.82%) Linux
2 3 (1.82%) Solaris
2 3 (1.82%) Windows
2 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.30%) Lean Six Sigma
2 54 (32.73%) Project Management
3 40 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (23.03%) ITIL
4 38 (23.03%) PRINCE2
5 36 (21.82%) Business Analysis
6 25 (15.15%) Change Management
7 23 (13.94%) Process Improvement
8 18 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (10.30%) Use Case
10 15 (9.09%) Software Delivery
11 14 (8.48%) ITSM
11 14 (8.48%) UML
12 13 (7.88%) Risk Management
12 13 (7.88%) Service Management
13 11 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
14 10 (6.06%) Process Management
15 9 (5.45%) BPMN
15 9 (5.45%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.03%) SQL
3 4 (2.42%) C
4 3 (1.82%) Java
5 2 (1.21%) C#
6 1 (0.61%) Python
6 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (18.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 17 (10.30%) ISEB
3 15 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.88%) CBAP
4 13 (7.88%) Degree
4 13 (7.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 10 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (6.06%) SAP Certification
6 9 (5.45%) DV Cleared
6 9 (5.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 7 (4.24%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) CITP
7 7 (4.24%) MAPM
7 7 (4.24%) PMI Certification
8 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.03%) APMP
10 4 (2.42%) CISSP
10 4 (2.42%) PMP
11 3 (1.82%) CISM
11 3 (1.82%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) SLA
2 5 (3.03%) COBIT
3 3 (1.82%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.21%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.21%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.21%) MiFID
5 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (9.70%) SAP
2 15 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 8 (4.85%) VMware
4 5 (3.03%) IBM
4 5 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.03%) OpenText
4 5 (3.03%) Oracle
5 4 (2.42%) Cisco
6 3 (1.82%) BEA
6 3 (1.82%) EMC
6 3 (1.82%) F5
6 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.82%) Sun
7 2 (1.21%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.21%) Informatica
7 2 (1.21%) Lotus
7 2 (1.21%) Pega
7 2 (1.21%) Remedy
7 2 (1.21%) Varonis
7 2 (1.21%) WorldPay
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