Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +40
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.62% 1.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median daily rate - - -
Suffolk median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 205 251 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 83.00% 83.95% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 143 142
Ipswich median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -0.06% +3.09%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Ipswich median hourly rate £26.00 £14.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.31% +9.43% -46.46%
10th Percentile £14.80 £13.08 £11.28
90th Percentile £37.20 £30.83 £14.78
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) CAPA
3 1 (25.00%) PDCA
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Process Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Chemistry
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) CAPA
2 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) PDCA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft