The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 49 65
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 1.23% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.45% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £500 £309 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -32.09% +24.61%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 437 482 685
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 85.19% 84.71% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 265 403
Median daily rate £361 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.15% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Glasgow

Six Sigma
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma in Glasgow

Six Sigma
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Six Sigma
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Improvement Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Improvement Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt