The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 122 95
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.047% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.055% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £330 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £46.36 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-37.45% +54.51%
Six Sigma
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1766 1803 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.95% 84.10% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1307 877
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +137.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £12.40 £8.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £45.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Minitab
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Minitab