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 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Six Sigma
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 38 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.42% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +0.62% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 305 411 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 86.65% 83.37% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 203 154
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

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

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Six Sigma in Nottingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Six Sigma in Nottingham

Six Sigma
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

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

1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) iPlanet
2 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (46.15%) BEA
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) AIX
2 6 (46.15%) Solaris
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Sun
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) BIG-IP
2 6 (46.15%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (46.15%) JSP 440
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) F5
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) QMS

Six Sigma
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) iPlanet
1 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) BIG-IP
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) LDAP
4 2 (15.38%) FTP
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) SSH
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Chief Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Improvement Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) HP Storage
1 3 (23.08%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Grid Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) AIX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
2 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) QMS
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Process Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) JSP 440
2 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
3 3 (23.08%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (15.38%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (15.38%) OpenView
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) BEA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) F5
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
1 6 (46.15%) Sun
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
2 4 (30.77%) EMC
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) BMC
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Opsware
3 2 (15.38%) Qualys
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas