The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 85 91
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.70% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.88% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £475 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £47.71 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +53.90%
Six Sigma
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
941 1138 1035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.33% 80.14% 76.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 668 613
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £308 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £51.52 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Six Sigma across the Surrey region.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Surrey region.

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Remedy
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) DMAIC
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Cognos
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) DataStage
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (10.00%) QualityStage
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) QA Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) DMAIC
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Planview