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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 206 206 205
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 56 58 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.61% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.76% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 31
Median daily rate £450 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £353 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £46.36 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-37.45% +54.51%
Six Sigma
England

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
7206 7649 6953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.54% 79.89% 76.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4361 4568 3825
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 245 251
Median hourly rate £39.50 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.31% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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
Berkshire +11 18 £488 +14.57% 2
Hampshire -1 18 £374 -3.41% 2
Surrey -3 9 £600 +41.17%
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £450 -5.26% 1
West Sussex -12 2 £475 -31.15% 2
East Sussex +12 1 £450 +133.76%
Kent +8 1 £475 -10.58% 2
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 46 (52.27%) Lean Six Sigma
2 29 (32.95%) ITIL
3 27 (30.68%) Telecoms
4 23 (26.14%) Finance
4 23 (26.14%) Project Management
5 21 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (18.18%) Service Management
6 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 13 (14.77%) Process Improvement
8 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (12.50%) BPR
9 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (11.36%) ISEB
10 10 (11.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 9 (10.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 9 (10.23%) BPMN
11 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
11 9 (10.23%) Degree
11 9 (10.23%) ISO 9001
11 9 (10.23%) MS Office
12 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.09%) UML
12 8 (9.09%) Change Management
12 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.09%) JSP 440
12 8 (9.09%) ITIL V3
13 7 (7.95%) Frameworx
13 7 (7.95%) QA

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 7 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) iPlanet
2 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.27%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Office
2 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Project
3 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (1.14%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Internet
2 6 (6.82%) Broadband
3 5 (5.68%) BIG-IP
3 5 (5.68%) Firewall
4 2 (2.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.14%) FTP
5 1 (1.14%) HTTP
5 1 (1.14%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) LDAP
5 1 (1.14%) MVNO
5 1 (1.14%) NAS
5 1 (1.14%) SSH
5 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.14%) VoIP
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
5 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (6.82%) DataStage
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.55%) Data Mart
3 4 (4.55%) OLAP
4 2 (2.27%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.27%) QualityStage
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) DB2
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 27 (30.68%) Telecoms
2 23 (26.14%) Finance
3 5 (5.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.68%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Analyst
2 19 (21.59%) Business Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 7 (7.95%) Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Service Transition Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Transition Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Process Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Business Improvement Specialist
7 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Business Process Improvement Specialist
7 4 (4.55%) Business Process Specialist
7 4 (4.55%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Process Improvement Specialist
7 4 (4.55%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Business Architect
8 3 (3.41%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) J2EE
1 5 (5.68%) JSP
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Frameworx
3 6 (6.82%) Digital TV
4 5 (5.68%) FMCG
5 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.27%) PMI
6 2 (2.27%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.27%) Statistics
6 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.14%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.14%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.14%) Life Science
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) NHS
7 1 (1.14%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) AIX
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Solaris
2 6 (6.82%) Unix
2 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) Lean Six Sigma
2 29 (32.95%) ITIL
3 23 (26.14%) Project Management
4 21 (23.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (18.18%) Service Management
6 13 (14.77%) Process Improvement
7 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (12.50%) BPR
8 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (10.23%) BPMN
10 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.09%) Change Management
10 8 (9.09%) ITIL V3
10 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.09%) UML
11 7 (7.95%) Benchmarking
11 7 (7.95%) CRM
12 6 (6.82%) ERP
12 6 (6.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) Java
2 4 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) ISEB
1 10 (11.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.41%) PMP
4 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.27%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) ISO 9001
2 8 (9.09%) JSP 440
3 7 (7.95%) QA
4 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (4.55%) GxP
5 4 (4.55%) Solvency II
6 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
7 2 (2.27%) ISO 14001
7 2 (2.27%) SLA
8 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (1.14%) EFQM
8 1 (1.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (5.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) Cognos
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) SAP
3 6 (6.82%) VMware
4 5 (5.68%) BEA
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco
4 5 (5.68%) F5
4 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.68%) Remedy
4 5 (5.68%) Sun
5 4 (4.55%) Informatica
5 4 (4.55%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.41%) HP
7 2 (2.27%) EMC
7 2 (2.27%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.27%) Planview
7 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.27%) Symantec
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