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 3 months to 22 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £435 £426
% change year-on-year -4.59% +2.23%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 828 812 998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.66% 84.76% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 446 518
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 25
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £10.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum