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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 206 205 179
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 55 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.50% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.67% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 35
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£425 £351 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.71 £30.00 £26.40
% change year-on-year
+59.03% +13.63%
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
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +2 21 £375 +3.87% 1
Berkshire +7 14 £426 +5.06% 2
Surrey +2 12 £425 +39.34% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £475 +46.15%
West Sussex -8 2 £693 +90.24% 1
East Sussex - 1 £193 -
Kent - 1 £538 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 51 (45.95%) ITIL
2 47 (42.34%) Lean Six Sigma
3 43 (38.74%) Project Management
4 36 (32.43%) Finance
5 32 (28.83%) PRINCE2
6 28 (25.23%) Telecoms
7 24 (21.62%) Degree
8 21 (18.92%) Service Management
9 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
10 18 (16.22%) ITIL V3
11 17 (15.32%) JSP 440
11 17 (15.32%) JSP
12 16 (14.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (12.61%) ISO 9001
13 14 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
14 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (10.81%) Broadband
16 11 (9.91%) Change Management
16 11 (9.91%) DTV
16 11 (9.91%) Internet
16 11 (9.91%) Process Improvement
16 11 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (9.91%) Coaching
17 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
17 10 (9.01%) Migration
18 9 (8.11%) Service Delivery
18 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (8.11%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (6.31%) Documentum
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Office
2 5 (4.50%) MS Project
3 4 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) Broadband
2 11 (9.91%) Internet
3 2 (1.80%) Wireless
3 2 (1.80%) MVNO
4 1 (0.90%) Network Security
4 1 (0.90%) WAAS
4 1 (0.90%) LAN
4 1 (0.90%) WAN
4 1 (0.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) OLAP
1 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (4.50%) DataStage
1 5 (4.50%) EDMS
2 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Toad
General
1 36 (32.43%) Finance
2 28 (25.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (20.72%) Analyst
2 19 (17.12%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.41%) Consultant
4 15 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.81%) Service Manager
6 11 (9.91%) Transition Manager
6 11 (9.91%) Service Transition Manager
7 10 (9.01%) Architect
8 5 (4.50%) Business Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Change Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Business Change Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.60%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.70%) Process Analyst
10 3 (2.70%) Quality Manager
10 3 (2.70%) Change Manager
10 3 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (2.70%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.32%) JSP
2 1 (0.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.91%) DTV
3 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.50%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (4.50%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.70%) PMI
7 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.90%) IVR
8 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.95%) ITIL
2 47 (42.34%) Lean Six Sigma
3 43 (38.74%) Project Management
4 32 (28.83%) PRINCE2
5 21 (18.92%) Service Management
6 18 (16.22%) ITIL V3
7 14 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (9.91%) Process Improvement
9 11 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (9.91%) Change Management
9 11 (9.91%) Coaching
10 10 (9.01%) Migration
11 9 (8.11%) Service Delivery
11 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (8.11%) BPMN
11 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.21%) Data Protection
13 7 (6.31%) Quality Management
14 6 (5.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (2.70%) C
2 3 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Degree
2 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.11%) PMI Certification
5 7 (6.31%) PMP
6 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.70%) ISEB
6 3 (2.70%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 3 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.80%) GNVQ
7 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (1.80%) HNC
7 2 (1.80%) HND
8 1 (0.90%) CCIE
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.90%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.32%) JSP 440
2 16 (14.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (12.61%) ISO 9001
4 6 (5.41%) QA
5 5 (4.50%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.80%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.80%) COBIT
6 2 (1.80%) SLA
7 1 (0.90%) BS7799
7 1 (0.90%) BS15000
Vendors
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle
1 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.50%) HP
2 5 (4.50%) Informatica
2 5 (4.50%) Cognos
3 4 (3.60%) OpenText
4 3 (2.70%) SAP
5 2 (1.80%) NCR
5 2 (1.80%) Remedy
6 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.90%) BMC
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