The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 27 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.82% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -4.06% +1.17%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 317 381 355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 86.61% 85.23% 85.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 198 220
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -49.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.88 £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Six Sigma.

1 5 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Process Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Six Sigma
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Release Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Asset and Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Process Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM