The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 33 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.41% 1.07% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.41% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +20.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 213 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 82.16% 76.07% 78.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 159 110
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £286 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £18.52 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.90% +23.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Six Sigma
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 10 (83.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (58.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 7 (58.33%) Process Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (16.67%) BPMN
5 2 (16.67%) Minitab
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (8.33%) BPR
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Back Office
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Process Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cost Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (58.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 7 (58.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) BPMN
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) BPR
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Minitab