Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 14 December 2018 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 116 98
Rank change year-on-year +6 -18 +19
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.76% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.91% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £260 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -42.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £325 £211 £355
90th Percentile £476 £540 £475
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +12.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £28.37 -
South East median hourly rate - £28.73 -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,474 1,977 1,452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.32% 83.42% 85.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 922 799
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £238 £254 £225
90th Percentile £588 £530 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.12% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 94 68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.90 £16.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.47% +12.20% -7.06%
10th Percentile £11.08 £10.00 £9.49
90th Percentile £43.68 £48.75 £44.43
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +8.04% -2.57% -5.00%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Buckinghamshire

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Buckinghamshire

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma in Buckinghamshire

Six Sigma
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma in Buckinghamshire

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -9 1 £315 +43.18%
Marlow - 1 £485 -
Six Sigma
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Six Sigma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) IFS

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NetSuite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IFS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IFS