The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 113 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 37 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.28% 0.46% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.58% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 6
Median daily rate £421 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £320 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £426 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
Six Sigma
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2416 2421 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.45% 80.03% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1387 1257 1178
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 67 39
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -23 19 £420 +16.66% 2
Edinburgh -3 9 £450 - 1
Glasgow -3 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £355 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
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Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 43 (71.67%) Project Management
2 36 (60.00%) ITIL
3 34 (56.67%) ITIL V3
4 30 (50.00%) JSP 440
5 25 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 23 (38.33%) OpenStack
7 22 (36.67%) Service Delivery
8 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
9 18 (30.00%) Degree
10 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
10 16 (26.67%) HP
11 12 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
12 8 (13.33%) Finance
12 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
13 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (11.67%) Scrum
14 6 (10.00%) Process Management
14 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
15 5 (8.33%) MS Visio
15 5 (8.33%) DevOps
15 5 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
15 5 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
15 5 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
16 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
16 4 (6.67%) Banking
16 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
16 4 (6.67%) Migration
17 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (38.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.67%) Maximo
1 1 (1.67%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 1 (1.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.67%) GIS
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Agile Coach
4 6 (10.00%) Process Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.67%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (1.67%) IT Manager
8 1 (1.67%) IT Programme Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Programme Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Technical Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.67%) SCADA
4 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Project Management
2 36 (60.00%) ITIL
3 34 (56.67%) ITIL V3
4 22 (36.67%) Service Delivery
5 12 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.67%) Scrum
8 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) Process Management
9 5 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
9 5 (8.33%) DevOps
10 4 (6.67%) Migration
11 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.00%) Records Management
11 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.33%) Change Management
12 2 (3.33%) Coaching
12 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) C
1 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 18 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (3.33%) ISEB
5 2 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.67%) ACCA
6 1 (1.67%) CFA
6 1 (1.67%) CIMA
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) IIBA
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (50.00%) JSP 440
2 5 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) ESRI
3 1 (1.67%) Linedata
3 1 (1.67%) Mincom
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Siemens
3 1 (1.67%) Triple Point
3 1 (1.67%) Ventyx
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
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