The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
England / South East
Rank 210 223 207
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 26 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.40% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 23
Median daily rate £425 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £375 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £446 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5871 6558 7112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.95% 78.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3475 3950 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 287 240
Median hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.88 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +20 12 £475 +22.58% 3
Surrey +25 9 £290 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £425 -
Hampshire +3 1 £280 -30.34% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - - 1
Kent -11 1 - -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 20 (37.74%) Lean Six Sigma
2 19 (35.85%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) Project Management
3 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
5 13 (24.53%) Process Improvement
6 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (22.64%) Finance
6 12 (22.64%) ISEB
7 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
9 8 (15.09%) Service Management
10 7 (13.21%) UML
10 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.32%) Business Process Improvement
11 6 (11.32%) BPMN
11 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
11 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
11 6 (11.32%) CRM
11 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (11.32%) Degree
12 5 (9.43%) Legal
12 5 (9.43%) Management Information System

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 4 (7.55%) MS Project
3 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.89%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Broadband
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (3.77%) Data Mart
3 2 (3.77%) DataStage
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Toad
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 12 (22.64%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Local Government
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Process Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Process Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Business Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Business Process Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Cognos BI Developer
7 2 (3.77%) OSS Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Service Design Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Telecoms Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.77%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.77%) Frameworx
4 2 (3.77%) PMI
4 2 (3.77%) SCADA
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.89%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Solaris
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Lean Six Sigma
2 19 (35.85%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) Project Management
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
5 13 (24.53%) Process Improvement
6 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.09%) Service Management
10 7 (13.21%) UML
10 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.32%) BPMN
11 6 (11.32%) Business Process Improvement
11 6 (11.32%) CRM
11 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
12 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
12 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) ISEB
2 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.55%) PMP
7 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (1.89%) CBAP
8 1 (1.89%) CIMA
8 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.89%) MiFID
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) NFS
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Informatica
3 2 (3.77%) Cognos
3 2 (3.77%) HP
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.89%) webMethods
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