The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £383 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £11.45
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +188.20%
Six Sigma
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 71.79% 53.49% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 27
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +176.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Six Sigma
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Six Sigma Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire