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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Six Sigma
Rank 133 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 9 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.41% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.50% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 2
Median daily rate £450 £369 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% +1.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.71 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-21.40% +53.90%
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
2327 2611 1890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.68% 81.64% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1506 1817 1161
Median daily rate £420 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 80 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.83 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +9 6 £475 +26.66% 1
South Yorkshire -3 2 £345 +18.96%
North Yorkshire +3 1 £380 +52.00% 1
Six Sigma
England

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) MS Visio
2 8 (47.06%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (41.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) B2B
6 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Workflow
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Minitab
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (17.65%) QMS
7 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) ISEB
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

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 8 (47.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) MS Office
3 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Lean Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Process Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Service Transformation Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Service Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Business Process Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Lean Six Sigma
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (23.53%) B2B
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Workflow
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) QMS
7 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.88%) CBAP
4 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Minitab