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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 73 50
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £46.36 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-37.45% +54.51%
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
492 579 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.27% 80.08% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 417 202
Median daily rate £413 £405 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 24
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.95 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £95.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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