The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 59 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.39% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.49% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £41.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-33.73% +29.68%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
569 812 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.94% 79.45% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 479 363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) PMP
2 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Order to Cash
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Changepoint
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Sonata
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Changepoint
1 1 (16.67%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Order to Cash
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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