The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 46 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.51% 0.95% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.18% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £525 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +26.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £32.00 £10.70
% change year-on-year
+26.56% +199.20%
Six Sigma
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 339 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.97% 80.52% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 249 186
Average daily rate £388 £475 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £21.47 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.09% -10.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Six Sigma
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) MS Access
2 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Billing
5 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) XHTML
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
1 6 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) VBA Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle