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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 66 68
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.47% 0.35% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.43% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -4.06% +1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 696 699 758
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.69% 82.33% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 517 586
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £17.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Six Sigma as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 4 (50.00%) APMP
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Broadband
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) FINREP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Budget Control

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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Broadband
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Accountant
3 1 (12.50%) Billing Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Manager
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Process Mapping Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) APMP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ACCA
3 1 (12.50%) CIMA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) FINREP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP