Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 July 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 458 436 395
Rank change year-on-year -22 -41 +4
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 126 173 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 99 150
London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £353 £361 £381
90th Percentile £644 £641 £631
England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
London median hourly rate £52.50 - £22.50
10th Percentile £33.30 - £21.25
90th Percentile £57.00 - £23.75
England median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £36.45
% change year-on-year +23.53% +16.61% +50.91%

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36234 38975 38360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.43% 85.77% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25922 28226 27093
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 342 524
London median hourly rate £24.12 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.16% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.94 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.25 £51.65 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in London

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in London

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma in London

Six Sigma
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Six Sigma in London

Six Sigma
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Six Sigma in London

Six Sigma
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Central London +3 21 £494 +3.95% 5
West London +24 13 £400 -11.11% 1
East London - 6 £613 -
South London - 1 £400 -
Six Sigma
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 67 (53.17%) Lean Six Sigma
2 54 (42.86%) Finance
3 42 (33.33%) ITIL
4 37 (29.37%) PRINCE2
5 35 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (26.98%) Project Management
7 32 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (23.81%) Change Management
9 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (21.43%) Business Analysis
10 24 (19.05%) Process Improvement
11 23 (18.25%) Banking
12 21 (16.67%) MS Visio
13 19 (15.08%) UML
14 18 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 17 (13.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Excel
16 16 (12.70%) Use Case
16 16 (12.70%) BPMN
17 15 (11.90%) PMI Certification
18 14 (11.11%) SAP
18 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
18 14 (11.11%) Degree
18 14 (11.11%) Service Design
19 13 (10.32%) PMI
20 12 (9.52%) Service Management
20 12 (9.52%) Analytics
21 11 (8.73%) Service Delivery
21 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
21 11 (8.73%) Scrum

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (4.76%) Confluence
2 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Broadband
1 1 (0.79%) SMS
1 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.38%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.59%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 54 (42.86%) Finance
2 23 (18.25%) Banking
3 8 (6.35%) Investment Banking
3 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (5.56%) Marketing
5 6 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.76%) Front Office
5 6 (4.76%) Legal
5 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.97%) Back Office
7 3 (2.38%) Law
7 3 (2.38%) Retail
8 2 (1.59%) Automotive
8 2 (1.59%) German Language
9 1 (0.79%) Electronics
9 1 (0.79%) French Language
9 1 (0.79%) Local Government
9 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (32.54%) Analyst
2 30 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 28 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 19 (15.08%) Consultant
5 11 (8.73%) Process Analyst
6 10 (7.94%) Service Manager
7 9 (7.14%) Architect
7 9 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
7 9 (7.14%) Transition Manager
8 8 (6.35%) Lean Consultant
8 8 (6.35%) Six Sigma Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Business Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Business Process Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Analytics Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Business Process Consultant
11 4 (3.17%) Data Analytics Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Architect
12 3 (2.38%) Senior Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.38%) Velocity
2 2 (1.59%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.79%) CSS
3 1 (0.79%) CSS3
3 1 (0.79%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) HTML5
3 1 (0.79%) JSON
3 1 (0.79%) Meteor
3 1 (0.79%) RESTful
3 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
3 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.32%) PMI
3 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.97%) Robotics
6 3 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.79%) Derivative
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) Equities
8 1 (0.79%) Fintech
8 1 (0.79%) IVR
8 1 (0.79%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (53.17%) Lean Six Sigma
2 42 (33.33%) ITIL
3 37 (29.37%) PRINCE2
4 34 (26.98%) Project Management
5 32 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (23.81%) Change Management
7 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (21.43%) Business Analysis
8 24 (19.05%) Process Improvement
9 19 (15.08%) UML
10 16 (12.70%) BPMN
10 16 (12.70%) Use Case
11 14 (11.11%) Service Design
12 12 (9.52%) Analytics
12 12 (9.52%) Service Management
13 11 (8.73%) Data Analysis
13 11 (8.73%) Data Modelling
13 11 (8.73%) Scrum
13 11 (8.73%) Service Delivery
14 9 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.17%) SQL
2 2 (1.59%) C
2 2 (1.59%) Java
2 2 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.79%) C++
3 1 (0.79%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 17 (13.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 15 (11.90%) PMI Certification
4 14 (11.11%) Degree
4 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 9 (7.14%) CBAP
6 8 (6.35%) ISEB
7 7 (5.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 6 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) CITP
8 6 (4.76%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (3.17%) PMP
11 3 (2.38%) Master's Degree
12 2 (1.59%) APMP
12 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.59%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) COBIT
1 9 (7.14%) PMO
2 6 (4.76%) ISO 9000
3 4 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.17%) QA
4 3 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.38%) SLA
5 2 (1.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (11.11%) SAP
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.76%) Concur
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle
5 3 (2.38%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.38%) IBM
5 3 (2.38%) Informatica
5 3 (2.38%) Minitab
5 3 (2.38%) Reuters
5 3 (2.38%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.38%) Talend
6 2 (1.59%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.59%) Casewise
6 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Ariba
7 1 (0.79%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.79%) Netezza
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.79%) Trillium
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