Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 17 November 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing Six Sigma 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - £350 -
West Midlands median daily rate £303 £360 £385
% change year-on-year -15.97% -6.49% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - £15.49

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 249 211 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 84.98% 82.42% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 143 230
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £200
90th Percentile £463 £475 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 11
Staffordshire median hourly rate £30.13 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.76% -42.00% +70.07%
10th Percentile £11.36 £12.22 £12.50
90th Percentile £57.95 £48.00 £46.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £17.12
% change year-on-year -36.60% +46.03% -14.40%

Six Sigma
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Six Sigma in Staffordshire

Six Sigma
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Six Sigma in Staffordshire