Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 79 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +8
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 6 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.46% 0.54% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.65% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 12
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -4.85% -
Scotland median daily rate £388 £420 £394
% change year-on-year -7.74% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year -29.41% - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1109 918 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.63% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 485 741
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £257 £219 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 5 (83.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MBA

Six Sigma
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) IAM Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Identity Management Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Coach
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter