The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 24 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.47% 1.78% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 2.29% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £313 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £47.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.22% +90.84%
Six Sigma
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 218 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.31% 77.58% 86.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 140 139
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £27.25 £23.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.73% +1.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) DSDM
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Toad
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Informatica
2 4 (57.14%) DataStage
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) OLAP
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Data Mart
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (57.14%) Inmon Methodology
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Mart
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (57.14%) DataStage
1 4 (57.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Toad
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) DSDM
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Inmon Methodology
2 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cognos
1 4 (57.14%) Informatica
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy