The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 23 24
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.81% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.21% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £24.15
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +44.92%
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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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 136 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.24% 81.93% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 56 51
Median daily rate £500 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands