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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 37 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.69% 0.80% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.96% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £402 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.08% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +32.81%

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
286 313 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.56% 83.69% 83.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 254 270
Median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
1 12 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 12 (75.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 11 (68.75%) Process Improvement
3 10 (62.50%) DMAIC
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 2 (12.50%) APMP
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
5 1 (6.25%) HND
5 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Process Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Reporting Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 11 (68.75%) Process Improvement
3 10 (62.50%) DMAIC
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (12.50%) APMP
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt