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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Six Sigma
Rank 198 208 196
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 56 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.36% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.50% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 31
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£450 £365 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £600 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.97% -13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -5.34%
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
7059 6436 5756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.65% 71.88% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3588 3039
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 263 240
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +11 19 £361 +0.27% 1
Berkshire -3 12 £450 -5.26% 3
Surrey +9 9 - - 1
West Sussex - 8 £640 - 2
East Sussex - 5 £435 -
Buckinghamshire -6 1 - - 2
Kent - 1 £525 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £650 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (41.90%) Lean Six Sigma
2 36 (34.29%) ITIL
3 34 (32.38%) Project Management
3 34 (32.38%) Finance
4 26 (24.76%) PRINCE2
5 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
6 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 20 (19.05%) Degree
8 18 (17.14%) SC Cleared
8 18 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (11.43%) Service Management
9 12 (11.43%) JSP
9 12 (11.43%) ITIL V3
9 12 (11.43%) JSP 440
9 12 (11.43%) Coaching
10 11 (10.48%) ISO 9001
11 10 (9.52%) PMI Certification
11 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (9.52%) Process Improvement
11 10 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (8.57%) BPMN
12 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (8.57%) Migration
12 9 (8.57%) Change Management
13 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
13 8 (7.62%) Broadband
13 8 (7.62%) PMP
14 7 (6.67%) Internet
14 7 (6.67%) DTV

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (3.81%) Documentum
1 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.86%) MS Project
4 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) Broadband
2 7 (6.67%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) MVNO
4 2 (1.90%) Wireless
5 1 (0.95%) LAN
5 1 (0.95%) WAN
5 1 (0.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.95%) WAAS
5 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) EDMS
2 2 (1.90%) QlikView
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.90%) Banking
3 2 (1.90%) Billing
3 2 (1.90%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.90%) Legal
4 1 (0.95%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Analyst
2 19 (18.10%) Business Analyst
3 16 (15.24%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.38%) Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.67%) Transition Manager
6 7 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Business Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Change Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Process Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Architect
8 5 (4.76%) Business Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Change Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Business Change Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Business Process Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.86%) Deployment Manager
10 3 (2.86%) Business Change Manager
10 3 (2.86%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) JSP
2 4 (3.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.67%) DTV
3 5 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) PMI
4 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Windows 2000 Server
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
1 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) Lean Six Sigma
2 36 (34.29%) ITIL
3 34 (32.38%) Project Management
4 26 (24.76%) PRINCE2
5 18 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (11.43%) Service Management
6 12 (11.43%) ITIL V3
6 12 (11.43%) Coaching
7 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.52%) Process Improvement
7 10 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (8.57%) BPMN
8 9 (8.57%) Migration
8 9 (8.57%) Change Management
9 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.67%) Validation
10 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.71%) Document Management
11 6 (5.71%) Quality Management
12 5 (4.76%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.90%) C
1 2 (1.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (19.05%) Degree
3 18 (17.14%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.52%) PMI Certification
5 8 (7.62%) PMP
6 7 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 6 (5.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (2.86%) ISEB
8 3 (2.86%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.90%) GNVQ
9 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.90%) HNC
9 2 (1.90%) HND
10 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.95%) CCIE
10 1 (0.95%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) JSP 440
2 11 (10.48%) ISO 9001
3 10 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (4.76%) QA
5 4 (3.81%) ISO 14001
6 3 (2.86%) COBIT
7 2 (1.90%) ISO 9000
7 2 (1.90%) BS15000
8 1 (0.95%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (4.76%) HP
2 4 (3.81%) OpenText
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) Informatica
4 2 (1.90%) NCR
4 2 (1.90%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
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