Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Six Sigma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Six Sigma over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Six Sigma
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 106 97
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 14 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.71% 0.059% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.071% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 11
Bristol median daily rate £414 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% -10.56% -
South West median daily rate £431 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -1.43% -2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -3.53% -

Six Sigma is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1562 1404 1397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.73% 83.13% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1059 1018 1088
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £532
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -15.56%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Six Sigma as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Bristol

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 8 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Billing
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Law
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Billing
3 2 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Billing Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Accountant
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Billing Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Design Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Transformation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ACCA
3 1 (7.14%) CIMA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) FINREP
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP