The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 75 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -15.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1008 690 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.54% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 341 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £13.30 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.36 £61.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Six Sigma across the Manchester region.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Six Sigma
North West

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) DSDM
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) MS Project
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planner
3 2 (18.18%) Process Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Solution Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) BPMN
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (9.09%) CBAP
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £401 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago