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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 66 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +22.72%
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
536 459 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.59% 80.24% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 332 455
Median daily rate £450 £420 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £129.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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

Six Sigma
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Process Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt