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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 226 202 215
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 40 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.77% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 29
Median daily rate £488 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £361 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £678 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £24.15
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +36.64%
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
7339 7317 6743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 78.59% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4510 4157 3755
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 262 280
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Hampshire -5 13 £400 +10.80% 1
Berkshire -5 11 £525 +16.66% 4
Surrey -8 7 £475 -
East Sussex 0 2 £525 +20.68%
Kent -16 2 - -
West Sussex -31 2 £500 -21.87%
Buckinghamshire +16 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 30 (43.48%) Lean Six Sigma
2 22 (31.88%) ITIL
3 21 (30.43%) Telecoms
4 19 (27.54%) Project Management
5 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
7 12 (17.39%) Process Improvement
7 12 (17.39%) Finance
7 12 (17.39%) Service Management
8 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
9 10 (14.49%) BPR
9 10 (14.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
10 9 (13.04%) BPMN
10 9 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (13.04%) Change Management
10 9 (13.04%) ISEB
10 9 (13.04%) UML
10 9 (13.04%) MS Project
11 8 (11.59%) Degree
11 8 (11.59%) QA
12 7 (10.14%) Frameworx
12 7 (10.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
12 7 (10.14%) SAP
12 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
13 6 (8.70%) Benchmarking
13 6 (8.70%) MS Visio

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 (10.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Project
2 6 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (1.45%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Broadband
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.90%) DataStage
1 2 (2.90%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (2.90%) QualityStage
2 1 (1.45%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.39%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Process Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Business Process Specialist
5 5 (7.25%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Business Improvement Specialist
6 4 (5.80%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Business Process Improvement Specialist
6 4 (5.80%) Process Improvement Specialist
6 4 (5.80%) QA Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.35%) OSS Business Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) PMO Lead
7 3 (4.35%) Quality Manager
7 3 (4.35%) UML Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Frameworx
3 5 (7.25%) FMCG
4 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) DTV
5 2 (2.90%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.90%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Lean Six Sigma
2 22 (31.88%) ITIL
3 19 (27.54%) Project Management
4 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.39%) Process Improvement
5 12 (17.39%) Service Management
6 10 (14.49%) BPR
7 9 (13.04%) BPMN
7 9 (13.04%) Change Management
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (13.04%) UML
8 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.70%) Analytics
9 6 (8.70%) Benchmarking
9 6 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
9 6 (8.70%) ITIL V3
10 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 9 (13.04%) ISEB
4 8 (11.59%) Degree
5 7 (10.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.90%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) GxP
2 4 (5.80%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.80%) JSP 440
3 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) SAP
3 4 (5.80%) JD Edwards
4 3 (4.35%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) Remedy
5 2 (2.90%) Cognos
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
5 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) Planview
6 1 (1.45%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.45%) Motorola
6 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
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