The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 199 186 209
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 45 53 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.63% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.89% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 21
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£351 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% +4.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.95 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+11.31% -13.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6570 5929 6796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.65% 70.32% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3611 3149 3239
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 266 319
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.93 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -9 12 £361 -3.86% 2
Berkshire -5 11 £328 -18.12%
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £325 +16.07% 2
Surrey +1 7 £305 -23.75% 3
West Sussex 0 3 £364 -27.20%
Oxfordshire -8 1 £575 +64.28%
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma.

1 28 (35.90%) Lean Six Sigma
2 27 (34.62%) ITIL
3 21 (26.92%) Finance
4 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 17 (21.79%) Project Management
6 16 (20.51%) PRINCE2
7 13 (16.67%) Oracle
7 13 (16.67%) Change Management
7 13 (16.67%) Degree
8 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (14.10%) Service Management
10 9 (11.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 9 (11.54%) ITIL V3
11 8 (10.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 8 (10.26%) UML
11 8 (10.26%) Internet
12 7 (8.97%) DTV
12 7 (8.97%) .NET
12 7 (8.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (7.69%) Workflow
13 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
13 6 (7.69%) Broadband
13 6 (7.69%) ISO 9001
13 6 (7.69%) Marketing
13 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 6 (7.69%) Process Improvement
14 5 (6.41%) Change Control
14 5 (6.41%) JSP 440
14 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 5 (6.41%) ERP

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Six Sigma. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.56%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.85%) MS Project
4 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.56%) Misys Midas
1 2 (2.56%) Demantra
2 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.28%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.28%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.28%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Internet
2 6 (7.69%) Broadband
3 1 (1.28%) WPA
3 1 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.28%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) DB2
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.56%) DataStage
4 1 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Toad
1 2 (2.56%) ERwin
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (7.69%) Marketing
5 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.85%) Back Office
6 3 (3.85%) Retail
7 2 (2.56%) Electronics
7 2 (2.56%) Legal
8 1 (1.28%) Advertising
8 1 (1.28%) Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Automotive
8 1 (1.28%) Law
8 1 (1.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.82%) Process Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) Business Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Change Manager
5 7 (8.97%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Transition Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Business Process Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Assistant Project Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Service Transition Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Six Sigma Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) JSP
3 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) WPF
4 2 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) DTV
2 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.13%) FMCG
3 4 (5.13%) iSeries
4 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) AS400
5 2 (2.56%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) PMI
6 1 (1.28%) CESG
6 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) UNIX
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Lean Six Sigma
2 27 (34.62%) ITIL
3 17 (21.79%) Project Management
4 16 (20.51%) PRINCE2
5 13 (16.67%) Change Management
6 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (14.10%) Service Management
8 9 (11.54%) ITIL V3
9 8 (10.26%) UML
10 6 (7.69%) Workflow
10 6 (7.69%) Process Improvement
10 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.41%) Change Control
11 5 (6.41%) TOGAF
11 5 (6.41%) ERP
11 5 (6.41%) BPR
11 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.13%) Process Management
12 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.13%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) C#
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) RPG
2 4 (5.13%) RPG IV
3 3 (3.85%) C
4 2 (2.56%) VC++
4 2 (2.56%) RPG/400
4 2 (2.56%) C++
4 2 (2.56%) Java
4 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 8 (10.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (5.13%) HND
4 4 (5.13%) ISEB
5 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.56%) PMP
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CIPD
7 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (1.28%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.41%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.56%) GMP
3 2 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.28%) GxP
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) IBM
3 4 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.56%) MKS
5 1 (1.28%) Minitab
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) HP
5 1 (1.28%) Informatica
5 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
Guildford, Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago