The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Six Sigma
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 613 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.76% 79.51% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 403 236
Median daily rate £405 £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 43 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire