The first table below looks at the demand for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Six Sigma
Rank 111 108 124
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.68% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
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£403 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £391
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.06 £31.75 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-24.23% +1.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1671 1476 1771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 72.94% 70.96% 70.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 816 988
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 57 52
Average hourly rate £14.50 £36.75 £16.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.54% +116.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
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England

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Six Sigma Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Six Sigma Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -7 2 £380 -20.83%
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (69.23%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) Process Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Solvency II

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Process Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) HACMP
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) AIX
1 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) DMAIC
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Process Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (38.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
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