The table below looks at the statistics for Six Sigma skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Six Sigma over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 113 130 117
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 15 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.62% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 11
Median daily rate £475 £447 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +65.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £317 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £491 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +22.72%
Six Sigma
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1967 2576 2060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.42% 83.72% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1725 1324
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 54
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.60 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Six Sigma
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Six Sigma across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Six Sigma Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 10 £475 +6.14% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £425 -
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 8 (42.11%) Lean Six Sigma
1 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
1 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (36.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (26.32%) B2B
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) QMS
6 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
7 2 (10.53%) IaaS
7 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) CRM

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
2 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Process Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Lean Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Lean Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Process Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Service Transformation Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Service Transformation Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Transformation Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
1 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (42.11%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) B2B
3 5 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) QMS
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) BPMN
5 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) CBAP
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft