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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 193 172 196
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 45 63 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.76% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.05% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +33.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £341 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £608 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £11.45 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+188.20% -65.30%
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
6992 6009 5319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.90% 72.21% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3852 3151 2609
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 255 331
Average hourly rate £26.50 £21.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.25% -20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.53 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -13 13 £349 -3.32% 2
Berkshire -8 11 £438 +8.69% 6
Buckinghamshire -5 8 £325 -56.81% 1
Surrey -11 6 £450 -21.73% 3
West Sussex -17 3 £525 +5.52%
Middlesex -4 2 - -
East Sussex -11 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -16 1 - - 3
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (45.54%) ITIL
2 35 (34.65%) Project Management
3 33 (32.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 27 (26.73%) Finance
5 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
6 24 (23.76%) ITIL V3
7 23 (22.77%) SC Cleared
8 21 (20.79%) JSP
8 21 (20.79%) JSP 440
9 19 (18.81%) Telecoms
10 17 (16.83%) Service Management
10 17 (16.83%) PRINCE2
11 15 (14.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (11.88%) Degree
12 12 (11.88%) Change Management
13 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
14 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (9.90%) ISO 9001
15 9 (8.91%) Internet
15 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (7.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 7 (6.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
17 7 (6.93%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
17 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
17 7 (6.93%) Validation
17 7 (6.93%) DTV
17 7 (6.93%) MS Visio
17 7 (6.93%) Broadband
17 7 (6.93%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (5.94%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.98%) MS Project
5 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.98%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.99%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) Internet
2 7 (6.93%) Broadband
3 2 (1.98%) DHCP
3 2 (1.98%) DNS
3 2 (1.98%) SAN
4 1 (0.99%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) DB2
2 2 (1.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) ERwin
General
1 27 (26.73%) Finance
2 19 (18.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.96%) Automotive
4 3 (2.97%) Billing
5 2 (1.98%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Analyst
2 20 (19.80%) Business Analyst
3 12 (11.88%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.89%) Service Manager
5 10 (9.90%) Consultant
6 9 (8.91%) Transition Manager
6 9 (8.91%) Service Transition Manager
7 7 (6.93%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Change Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Business Process Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Process Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Business Change Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Process Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Process Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Designer
10 3 (2.97%) Engineering Specialist
10 3 (2.97%) Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.79%) JSP
2 4 (3.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) DTV
2 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.97%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) AS400
5 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.98%) iSeries
5 2 (1.98%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.98%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Windows
1 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (3.96%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.98%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) UNIX
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) ITIL
2 35 (34.65%) Project Management
3 33 (32.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 24 (23.76%) ITIL V3
5 17 (16.83%) Service Management
5 17 (16.83%) PRINCE2
6 15 (14.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (11.88%) Change Management
8 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
9 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.93%) Validation
12 6 (5.94%) BPR
13 5 (4.95%) eTOM
13 5 (4.95%) Waterfall
13 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.95%) ITSM
14 4 (3.96%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) RPG
2 2 (1.98%) RPG/400
2 2 (1.98%) RPG IV
3 1 (0.99%) C
3 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
2 23 (22.77%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.88%) Degree
4 8 (7.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 7 (6.93%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 7 (6.93%) ISEB
6 6 (5.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.97%) PMP
8 3 (2.97%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.98%) SAP Certification
9 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.98%) ACCA
10 1 (0.99%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.79%) JSP 440
2 10 (9.90%) ISO 9001
3 7 (6.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.97%) COBIT
5 2 (1.98%) BS15000
5 2 (1.98%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.99%) QA
6 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) HP
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.98%) VMware
3 2 (1.98%) IBM
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.98%) SAP
3 2 (1.98%) Informatica
4 1 (0.99%) Primavera
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