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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 64 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.20% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.28% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£575 £405 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.97% +21.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £405 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £405 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £24.15 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+44.92% -26.25%
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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
586 721 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.98% 73.50% 69.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 343 247
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 14
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £15.65 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £22.35 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma.

1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) PMP
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (20.00%) ISO 14001
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) WAAS
6 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) WAAS
1 1 (10.00%) MVNO
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Process Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Change Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Process Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Change Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica