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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 215 209 205
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 46 55 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.74% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 31
Median daily rate £475 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £361 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £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 £45.00 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
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
7247 7388 6923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.58% 79.54% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4434 4290 3836
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 241 259
Median hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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 -4 14 £513 +19.81% 2
Hampshire +10 13 £361 -17.48% 2
Surrey -6 10 £538 +26.47%
Buckinghamshire +16 3 £450 -10.00%
West Sussex -14 2 £500 -15.96% 5
East Sussex +6 1 £450 +3.44%
Kent +5 1 £475 -10.58%
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 36 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 21 (29.17%) Telecoms
3 20 (27.78%) ITIL
4 19 (26.39%) Finance
4 19 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (20.83%) Project Management
5 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 14 (19.44%) Service Management
7 13 (18.06%) Process Improvement
8 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (15.28%) BPR
10 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (13.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 9 (12.50%) BPMN
11 9 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (12.50%) UML
11 9 (12.50%) ISEB
11 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 8 (11.11%) Degree
13 7 (9.72%) Business Process Improvement
13 7 (9.72%) Frameworx
13 7 (9.72%) QA
13 7 (9.72%) SAP
13 7 (9.72%) MS Project
13 7 (9.72%) Change Management
14 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
14 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
14 6 (8.33%) MS Office
14 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2

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 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Project
2 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Office
3 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.39%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (1.39%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Broadband
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) MVNO
2 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.39%) VoIP
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.94%) DataStage
2 3 (4.17%) Data Mart
2 3 (4.17%) OLAP
3 2 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.78%) QualityStage
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 21 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 19 (26.39%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Analyst
2 18 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Business Improvement Specialist
5 5 (6.94%) Business Process Improvement Specialist
5 5 (6.94%) Business Process Specialist
5 5 (6.94%) Process Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Process Improvement Specialist
5 5 (6.94%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Service Transition Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Transition Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Quality Manager
7 3 (4.17%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.72%) Frameworx
3 5 (6.94%) FMCG
4 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.56%) DTV
5 2 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.78%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
1 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 20 (27.78%) ITIL
3 19 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (20.83%) Project Management
5 14 (19.44%) Service Management
6 13 (18.06%) Process Improvement
7 11 (15.28%) BPR
8 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (12.50%) BPMN
9 9 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (12.50%) UML
10 7 (9.72%) Business Process Improvement
10 7 (9.72%) Change Management
11 6 (8.33%) Analytics
11 6 (8.33%) Benchmarking
11 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.33%) ERP
11 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 9 (12.50%) ISEB
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
3 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.78%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
2 6 (8.33%) ISO 9001
3 4 (5.56%) GxP
3 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
5 2 (2.78%) Solvency II
6 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) SAP
3 5 (6.94%) Cognos
3 5 (6.94%) Remedy
4 4 (5.56%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.17%) Informatica
6 2 (2.78%) IBM
6 2 (2.78%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) Planview
7 1 (1.39%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.39%) Motorola
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
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