The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 21 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.17% 1.75% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.31% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £17.30 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+87.86% -47.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 173 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 73.68% 75.88% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 104 74
Average daily rate £400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Middlesex region.

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Six Sigma
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement