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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 22 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.53% 2.12% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.58% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £313 £430 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.32% +72.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £47.71 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-39.22% +59.03%
Six Sigma
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 233 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 67.09% 82.33% 86.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 135 133
Median daily rate £450 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £488 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £36.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.12% -17.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (45.45%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Informatica
5 4 (36.36%) DataStage
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) Toad
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) DSDM
5 4 (36.36%) Cognos
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) OLAP
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Data Mart
5 4 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (36.36%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Remedy
6 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Mart
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (36.36%) DataStage
1 4 (36.36%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Toad
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) PMO Lead
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) DSDM
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GxP
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Cognos
2 4 (36.36%) Informatica
3 3 (27.27%) Remedy
4 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
4 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
4 2 (18.18%) SAP